Soldiers’ Pastimes

Start date: July 27, 2021

End date: August 25, 2021

Time: 10am - 4:30pm

Location: Bodmin Keep

Adult | Family Friendly | WW2

27 & 28 July

3, 4, 10, 11, 17, 18, 24 & 25 August 


Find out about some popular pastimes for soldiers during the Second World War. Learn how they provided them with a form of escapism and improved morale during war. 



Boxing match at Bodmin Barracks. Image Credit: Kresen Kernow. 


‘Supported by our Second World War and Holocaust Partnership with Imperial War Museums, funded by the National Lottery Heritage Fund’