Detail of the crenelations on top of the Tower of London

Trusts and Foundations

Royal Armouries is extremely grateful to the many trusts and foundations that have supported us, without whose generosity many essential projects, both capital and revenue, would not have been possible.

We rely on grants from charitable trusts and foundations and enjoy working with these fantastic partners, whose support is fundamental to the diverse programmes and projects Royal Armouries delivers across the country at our sites in Leeds, London and Hampshire.

If you are involved with a trust or foundation and think that Royal Armouries might have a project or programme your organisation would be interested in being part of please contact:

Rebecca Williams
Trusts and Foundations Manager
Royal Armouries
Armouries Drive
Leeds
LS10 1LT

Tel: 0113 220 1837
Email: Rebecca.williams@armouries.org.uk

Did you know?

First commercial steel melting

Benjamin Huntsman of Sheffield is widely credited with the first commercial melting of steel in around 1740, using his crucible process. However, the melting of steel had long been practiced in central Asia and India and was known as Damascus steel.