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Located a short distance from the city centre at Leeds Dock. Open daily 10am – 5pm Find out more

19 acres of fortifications and secret underground tunnels in this restored Victorian fort. Open daily 10am – 4pm Find out more

Royal arms and armour in the iconic White Tower at the Tower of London. Open daily 10am – 5pm Find out more

King Arthur
Royal Armouries Museum
29 – 31 December
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What's on

Royal Armouries Museum Highest award for bravery for three Leeds heroes Sat 27th Oct - Sun 28th Apr 2019 Find out more

Royal Armouries Museum Thursday afternoon lecture Thu 10th Jan 2019 Find out more

Fort Nelson A promenade theatre experience Fri 8th Feb - Sat 9th Feb 2019 Find out more

Mills bomb
hand grenade
Development of the No.5 Mark 1
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Stories

Stopping the body snatchers Approx length of read: 12 minutes Find out more

On War Service badges — part 1 Approx length of read: 5 minutes Find out more

Extraordinary acts of valour Approx length of read: 15 minutes Find out more

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Catalogue of the UK's National Collection of Arms & Armour
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