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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?

Palmerston's Follies

Fort Nelson is one of the ‘Palmerston Forts’, commissioned in the 1860s by Lord Palmerston, who feared a French attack. By the time they were completed, however, any threat from France disappeared. The forts gained the nickname ‘Palmerston’s follies’.

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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.