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The Royal Armouries Museum in Leeds is a great place to study history. There are over 8,000 objects on display in six fascinating galleries.

Our education team will bring history to life for your pupils in a range of engaging and interactive workshops.


Did you know?

UK patent No. 3080

In 1807, a UK patent was granted to John Dickinson, a London stationer, for Cannon Cartridge Paper in which about 20% of woollen rags were mixed with the linen or hemp/flax rags already used, to prevent smouldering after the ignition flame had gone out.

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Learning Outside the Classroom

Learning Outside the Classroom

Children's University


Royal Armouries in Leeds is a learning destination for the Children’s University.