Staff and Trustees

Royal Armouries is governed by a Board of Trustees, and managed by an Executive Board under the leadership of the Director General and Master of the Armouries.

Did you know?

World's biggest bore!

The largest bore gun ever built, fired a 3 feet diameter cast iron ball weighing around 1 tonne, containing 215kg (400lbs) of gunpowder to a range of 2.4 kilometres (1.5 miles). It was designed by Robert Mallett and is on display at Fort Nelson.