Royal Armouries Museum

In a nutshell

Family focused museum looks at arms, armour and events in history, witness daily live combat shows and check events listings.


Armouries Drive, Leeds, West Yorkshire LS10 1LT

Contact details

Tel: 0113 220 1916

Activity type

Historical Sites, Indoor Activities, Museums and Art Centres

Suitable for

Ages 5 - 12, All ages, Schools and Groups, Teenagers, Under 5s

Price guide


(based on family of 4)

Royal Armouries Museum details...

One of the best places to go in West Yorkshire is the Royal Armouries Museum in Leeds.

The free to enter museum is an important venue that holds the National Collection of Arms and Armour.

The Royal Armouries Museum collection is held in five themed galleries and takes you on a journey through some of the most important events in history. Explore thousands of incredible objects, from ancient times to the present day. From Japanese samurai to iconic movie props, from Henry VIII’s armour to an Indian war elephant.

The architectural centrepiece of the museum is the Hall Of Steel. Witness live shows of military and sporting skill at arms as well as jousting demonstrations, archery, falconry, and horse shows.

The museum opens daily and there are refreshments in the cafe.

See website for details and regular event information.

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