Skip to main content
Royal Armouries Museum

English Civil War

Learn historic pike and musket drills
English Civil Wars
£5

Find out how the technology and tactics of the 17th century defined military thinking even up to the modern day at the home of the world’s most extensive collection of English Civil War arms and armour: the Royal Armouries Museum in Leeds.

Workshop Content

Your students will get their hands on our unrivalled handling collection of weaponry and armour to understand the key roles of cavalry and foot soldiers in the conflict.

Your students will be put through their paces as they learn and practice historic pike and musket drills in our interactive character-led session.

We guarantee your students will still be talking about this workshop at the end of the academic year.

Curriculum focus

Gallery links

War (English Civil War)

Cost

£5 per pupil

Duration

90 minutes

Contact

bookings@armouries.org.uk
0113 220 1888

Education team
Armouries Drive
Leeds
LS10 1LT
United Kingdom

Related documents

Download teacher’s resources for To Kill a King (zip, 4 MB)


Contact us if you require documents in an alternative format.