SHARING THE SECRET

MUSEUMS | CHICKSANDS

THE MILITARY INTELLIGENCE MUSEUM IN BEDFORDSHIRE PROVIDES A FASCINATING AND VARIED PORTAL INTO THE SHADOWY WORLD OF SECRETS. BILL STEADMAN UNCOVERS SOME OF ITS HIDDEN GEMS.

One of the many interesting photos of intelligence gathering on the ground on show at the museum.
(ALL IMAGES VIA THE MIM)
The museum has become a focal point for collecting and interpreting artefacts and other material relating to the Intelligence Corps.
The Intelligence Corps in the field diorama

The Military Intelligence Museum at Chicksands is unique. There is no other collection in the UK that is totally focussed on informationgathering and analysis within the armed forces, the critical capability that allows commanders at all levels to make the best possible decisions and stand the best chance of success.

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