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Claire S. Lambert

Claire S. Lambert is Documentation Officer at the Royal Armouries in Leeds.

Claire was a graphic designer for 10 years before returning to university to study History. She graduated from the University of Huddersfield in 2000 with a BA (Hons). Claire later undertook a Masters Degree in Art Gallery & Museum Studies at the University of Manchester in 2005.

Claire started her museum career as an intern with the Curatorial Department at the Royal Armouries in 2002 and assisted on the exhibition ‘The Knight is Young’ in 2004. Claire has worked in various roles at the Royal Armouries including Documentation Assistant of European Edged Weapons and Web Content Researcher. Claire also worked on a casual basis for Kirklees Museums until 2012.

As Firearms Documentation Assistant Claire is responsible for updating the firearms and artillery catalogue records, working with the Collections Department ensuring ongoing accuracy.