Opening Times

The museum is now on it`s winter break and will reopen on March 17th 2018

Contact can be made by post, our postal address is King`s House, King`s Street, Thetford, IP24 2AP or by telephone our telephone number is 07562 688641.

There is also a contact box on the website and our email address is This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

The Jones’s Van is on show at the Charles Burrell museum from April 1st 2018 until the end of October.


Volunteers are always wanted please call or use the contact box to request further information.




July 28th event

The museum is planning an event at the museum on Saturday July 28th. The museum has arranged with the local council for extra space in the Guildhall behind the museum and for the use of the space around the building. We are looking for people and organisations to join us on the day from 9am until 3pm. If are interested and want some more information please contact the museum by telephone, email or using the contact box on this website.



London Lord Mayor`s Show 2017

Thetford Dad’s Army Museum
Walmington Platoon on parade for London Lord Mayor

 On Saturday 11th November 2017, 11 members of Thetford’s Dad’s Army Museum will be on parade in the London Lord Mayor’s Show along with the museum’s Jones’s Butchers van from the TV series.  Each dressed as a character from the series.