Join us on the 8 - 9 June at the REME Museum for a thrilling D-Day themed wargaming display hosted by the Calne Wargaming Club.

Set within the atmospheric setting of the WW2 gallery, the event promises to be a captivating experience. Whether you're a seasoned wargamer or a curious novice, this display will offer an enriching and engaging view into the world of wargaming.

Admission to the wargaming display is included with your ticket to the museum galleries. We invite you to observe the game, ask any questions you may have, and immerse yourself in the rich history and strategic depth of wargaming.

Don't miss this chance to step back in time to one of the most pivotal moments in history, on the occasion of its 80th anniversary, all while enjoying a dynamic and interactive wargaming experience.

Banner image: Preparations for the D-Day game. © Calne Wargaming Club.

What else can I expect during my visit?

The Museum's galleries offer an interactive experience telling the story of REME, including our current special exhibition.

Crowns Cafe will be serving refreshments, hot barista-style drinks and freshly cooked food. Find a souvenir from your visit in our gift shop.

We have a large, free car park with Blue Badge spaces and dedicated coach parking.

Our D-Day 80 Events

Who Am I? The D-Day Trail offers an opportunity to discover the stories of REME soldiers who served on D-Day in an interactive trail through our galleries. The trail will be running from February Half Term to the end of 2024.

The D-Day Gnome Trail will be a fun family trail showcasing the roles of the different REME trades on D-Day through the medium of... you guessed it, gnomes! The trail runs from June to September 2024, more details will be released soon.