Presented by World of Tanks
The world’s best display of historic moving armour returns for three explosive days in June at The Tank Museum!
Tons of tank action!
TANKFEST 2023 features three full days of arena displays – with the same programme running each day from Friday to Sunday for the first time. Visitors have the freedom to move around the site as they please, enjoying live tank displays, talks, demonstrations and living history before exploring the vast halls of the museum.
With so much to see and do – including a new Museum exhibition for 2023, a two or three-day day ticket is highly recommended!
In the Arena
TANKFEST offers a unique spectacle of historic tanks in action. For 2023, arena displays will tell the story of the tank in parallel with the development of anti-tank warfare since its birth to the present day. Expect explosive demonstrations of rare historic armour with displays of the weapons and vehicles used to defeat them in this new show curated by David Willey.
– 08:30 – 18:00 each day
– The world’s best historic tank event
– Three full days of arena action
– Modern British Army vehicles
– Living History encampments
– Expert lectures & talks
– Explore The Tank Museum
– Great value multi-day tickets
– Grandstand upgrades and premium tickets also available. (Tickets prices start from £29.95 adult / £16.00 child per day)
The Tank Museum
The Tank Museum brings history to life, with the world’s best collection of tanks and also has regular live displays throughout the year.
Getting to The Tank Museum: Located at Bovington, it is just a 10 – 15 minute drive from Wareham town centre. The nearest railway station is Wool. From here it is 1.5 miles or a 30 minute walk or you can catch a local taxi. During the summer season and on special event days there is a shuttle bus service between Wool Station and the Tank Museum.