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The Royal Armouries, Leeds
(4.4/5 based on 2,800+ reviews on the web)
Arms and armories have played an important role in the history of the UK, and The Royal Armouries serves to preserve and document this. Located in a modern, imposing building, the museum contains collections dedicated to ancient and medieval warfare, as well as warfare from the 17th to the 20th centuries, hunting, oriental weaponry, tournament warfare, and self-defense. Arrange your visit to The Royal Armouries and discover more family-friendly attractions in Leeds using our Leeds vacation builder.
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  • I had time to kill due to dropping my son off in Leeds gave the museum a go and thought it was great loads to see and some staff shows and talks. Thought the interactive displays were good and it's fr...  more »
  • First of all, if you intend walking or taking the bus, research your route. The brown signs conveniently disappear half a mile from the entrance, the bus stop does NOT say it is the stop for the armou...  more »
  • The museum is superb as most museums of their calibre are. However I did experience a strong sense of deja vu. The museum seems to have stagnated and while it would still be riveting for a first time ...  more »