To mark the 75th anniversary of the D Day landings, in 2019, the foyer of the Museum hosted a temporary display that showcased objects from the collection that demonstrated REME’s involvement in the events of the 6th June 1944. Although the Museum is currently closed, the display, D Day 75, is now available in blog […]

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 The Great Artwork Audit The REME Museum, like many museums, typically plans exhibitions and displays in advance with specific themes and objects in mind to support the stories being told. But what happens when you come across a small series of unique objects with a uniting theme and decide to create a ‘pop up’ display? […]

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The fun kind of audit The Museum is currently undergoing an audit of its entire collection. This involves unpacking, recording, photographing and repacking all objects in the museum’s collection. In 2017 the REME Museum relocated to Lyneham. To ensure their safety, each object was packed for transportation; this involved large amounts of specialist acid-free tissue […]

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Protecting the past The Museum takes its responsibility preserving the Corp’s heritage, very seriously. Our team of professionals takes care of a huge and varied collection that continues to grow. Collections management takes a lot of effort and patience, but is vital for the longevity of the artefacts. Each artefact is recorded in a database, […]

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