Headline Posts
PORSCHE AND HENSCHEL TURRETS? (March 24, 2017 2:57 pm)
CAPTURING THE JAGDTIGER (March 3, 2017 10:37 am)
KNOCKING OUT A KING TIGER (February 28, 2017 4:10 pm)
CROUCHING TIGER, HIDDEN COMET (February 28, 2017 4:09 pm)
THE FIRST TIGER I (February 27, 2017 5:20 pm)

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The Tank Museum's King Tiger Porsche

VEHICLE HISTORY: TIGER II (Pre-Production)

Jan 17, 2017No Comments

The massive Pre-Production Tiger II represents the high point of wartime German tank design. It is one of two Tiger IIs in The Tiger Collection. 

King Tiger Henschel

VEHICLE HISTORY: TIGER II (Production)

Jan 11, 2017No Comments

The Tiger Collection features two Tiger II’s: the Tiger II (Pre-Production) tank and the Tiger II (Production) tank. More powerful than Tiger I, it could destroy any Allied tank. 

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VEHICLE HISTORY: JAGDTIGER (Sd Kfz 186)

Jan 11, 2017No Comments

Jagdtiger was the largest and at 70 tons, heaviest tracked vehicle to fight in the Second World War and is one of the vehicles featured in The Tank Museum’s Tiger Collection exhibition.

Captured Tiger I

VEHICLE HISTORY: TIGER I

Jan 11, 2017No Comments

Panzerkampfwagen VI Ausf E (Sd Kfz 181), also known as Tiger I, is one of the most notorious tanks of all time.

Tank Museum crew on the set of Fury

TIGER 131 STARS IN FURY

Jan 10, 2017No Comments

In 2015 Tiger 131 took a two-week trip to star alongside Brad Pitt and one of the Tank Museum’s Shermans in the film Fury.

Elefant

VEHICLE HISTORY: THE ELEFANT

Dec 20, 20161 Comment

The Elefant is a guest vehicle of The Tiger Collection as is one of only two surviving examples in the world. The Tank Museum are very excited to display it in Europe for the first time since the Second World

Running Tiger 131

SEE INSIDE RUNNING TIGER 131

Dec 19, 2016No Comments

A rare chance to see what it’s like inside the running Tiger 131. The clip shows a short test run of Tiger 131 at the Tank Museum in Bovington, England. 

Inside the Tanks: The Tiger 1 parts 1-4 Wargaming

INSIDE TIGER 131 WITH WARGAMING

Dec 19, 2016No Comments

Watch Richard Cutland of Wargaming and David Willey, Tank Museum Curator, explore The Tank Museum’s Tiger 131 in this four part video series. 

Tiger 131 tank chats

TANK CHATS #17 TIGER 1

Dec 19, 2016No Comments

David Willey, The Tank Museum Curator and co-author of the Tiger Tank Owner’s Workshop Manual, presents this episode of Tank Chats on the subject of the most famous tank in the Bovington collection – and perhaps the world – the

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TIGER DAY TRAILER VII & VIII

Dec 19, 2016No Comments

In 2017, Tiger Day will take place on both 29 April and 16 September. These two dates will be the only opportunities all year to see Tiger 131, the only functioning Tiger 1 in the world, running. For Tiger fans