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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: War, Tournament, Oriental, Self-Defence, Hunting, and Peace. Our education team will bring history to life for your pupils in a range of engaging and interactive workshops.


Did you know?

American gifts re-open Japan in 1853

15 rifles, 3 muskets, 12 cavalry swords, 20 army pistols, 2 carbines, 2 telegraph instruments, a model steam locomotive and tender, 4 volumes of John James Audubon’s ‘Birds of America’, and 1 barrel of whiskey for the Emperor and much more!

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Learning Outside the Classroom

Children's University


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