September 7th, 2016

Mystery object unveiling at Royal Regiment of Fusiliers Museum

Mystery object unveiling at Royal Regiment of Fusiliers Museum Mystery object unveiling at Royal Regiment of Fusiliers Museum

THERE is a mystery waiting to be uncovered at the Royal Regiment of Fusiliers Museum (Royal Warwickshire).

Bosses at the Warwick museum remain tight-lipped about their latest exhibit which will be unveiled for all to see on Saturday (January 16).

Curatorial officer Stephanie Bennett, told The Observer: “I’m excited about this new addition to the collection, and I wanted to give people in Warwickshire the chance to look at it first, a kind of their own private viewing, before it officially goes on display in the museum.”

Donated by a generous patron, the mystery exhibit will be on show on the first floor of St John’s House – but only until Saturday February 6.

The museum receives up to about 50 new donations every year. Most of these are personal documents, photos or medals relating to people – often soldiers who served in the county infantry regiment during the First World War.

Visit warwickfusiliers.co.uk for further details about the museum, including opening times. Entry is free.

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