Royal Armouries: Press Releases http://www.armouries.org.uk/ The Royal Armouries is home to the United Kingdom’s national collection of arms and armour, including artillery. en Royal Armouries Fri, 22 Apr 2016 00:00:00 GMT http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss ROYAL ARMOURIES LAUNCHES COLLECTION ONLINE - Fri, 22 April 2016 at 00:00 /about-us/press/royal-armouries-launches-collection-online From the armour of Henry VIII to a photograph of a First World War munitions factory, thousands of records are launched online

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Fri, 22 Apr 2016 00:00:00 GMT /about-us/press/royal-armouries-launches-collection-online
HORSE SHOWS: RIDERS FROM THE EAST - Wed, 20 April 2016 at 00:00 /about-us/press/horse-shows-riders-from-the-east his May Bank Holiday weekend the Royal Armouries will showcase the thrilling horseback archery skills associated with the Japanese Shogun.

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Wed, 20 Apr 2016 00:00:00 GMT /about-us/press/horse-shows-riders-from-the-east
MUSEUMS AT NIGHT: MIGHTY MORTARS - Tue, 5 April 2016 at 00:00 /about-us/press/museums-at-night-mighty-mortars Royal Armouries will be participating in the highly popular national Museums at Night programme as it offers a rare opportunity for visitors to explore Fort Nelson and experience the noise and power of the big guns after hours.

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Tue, 05 Apr 2016 00:00:00 GMT /about-us/press/museums-at-night-mighty-mortars
MEDIEVAL KNIGHTS HOLIDAY FUN - Mon, 28 March 2016 at 00:00 /about-us/press/medieval-knights-holiday-fun Keep the whole family entertained over the holidays and discover the world of knights, myths and skills at the Royal Armouries Museum in Leeds this Easter – and see the amazing collection of Medieval and Tudor arms and armour.

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Mon, 28 Mar 2016 00:00:00 GMT /about-us/press/medieval-knights-holiday-fun
20TH ANNIVERSARY OF ROYAL ARMOURIES MUSEUM OPENING IN LEEDS - Wed, 16 March 2016 at 00:00 /about-us/press/20th-anniversary-of-royal-armouries-musem-opening-in-leeds This year marks the twentieth anniversary of the Royal Armouries Museum opening in Leeds by HM Queen Elizabeth II in March and its opening to the public in April 1996.

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Wed, 16 Mar 2016 00:00:00 GMT /about-us/press/20th-anniversary-of-royal-armouries-musem-opening-in-leeds
THE POWERFUL PUNCH OF THE MIGHTY MORTAR - Tue, 15 March 2016 at 00:00 /about-us/press/the-powerful-punch-of-them-might-mortar The sound of the mighty mortar will echo across Fort Nelson’s North Mortar Battery on Sunday 20 March, in the first of our free spectacular Sunday gun firings featuring authentic gun drills.

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Tue, 15 Mar 2016 00:00:00 GMT /about-us/press/the-powerful-punch-of-them-might-mortar
ROMAN RAIDERS AT FORT NELSON - Mon, 7 March 2016 at 00:00 /about-us/press/roman-raiders-at-fort-nelson Find out what it would have been like for Roman Soldiers this Easter holidays in a fun packed programme of activities at Fort Nelson.

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Mon, 07 Mar 2016 00:00:00 GMT /about-us/press/roman-raiders-at-fort-nelson
20TH ANNIVERSARY EASTER TOURNAMENT IN THE HEART OF LEEDS - Mon, 29 February 2016 at 00:00 /about-us/press/20th-anniversary-easter-tournament-in-the-heart-of-leeds After last year’s sell out success the Royal Armouries museum in the heart of Leeds will celebrate its twentieth anniversary with its twentieth Easter Tournament.

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Mon, 29 Feb 2016 00:00:00 GMT /about-us/press/20th-anniversary-easter-tournament-in-the-heart-of-leeds
EASTERN WARRIORS: INDIA - Mon, 1 February 2016 at 00:00 /about-us/press/eastern-warriors-india Visitors are invited to immerse themselves in the rich and varied culture of India this February half term, at the Royal Armouries in Leeds through its exhibits and events for all the family, including dance, cookery, yoga and music.

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Mon, 01 Feb 2016 00:00:00 GMT /about-us/press/eastern-warriors-india
WARRIOR TREASURES: SAXON GOLD FROM THE STAFFORDSHIRE HOARD EXHIBITION - Wed, 27 January 2016 at 00:00 /about-us/press/warrior-treasures-saxon-gold-from-the-staffordshire-hoard-exhibition A special exhibition at the Royal Armouries which will showcase around 100 spectacular items from the remarkable Staffordshire Hoard collection.

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Wed, 27 Jan 2016 00:00:00 GMT /about-us/press/warrior-treasures-saxon-gold-from-the-staffordshire-hoard-exhibition
VICTORIAN LIFE AT THE FORT: FEBRUARY HALF TERM ACTIVITIES - Fri, 22 January 2016 at 00:00 /about-us/press/victorian-life-at-the-fort-february-half-term-activities Come and play at the Royal Armouries Fort Nelson this February half term, and experience life as it was over 100 years ago for children in Victorian times.

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Fri, 22 Jan 2016 00:00:00 GMT /about-us/press/victorian-life-at-the-fort-february-half-term-activities
VICTORIAN CHRISTMAS EXPERIENCE AT FORT NELSON - Wed, 2 December 2015 at 00:00 /about-us/press/victorian-christmas-experience-at-fort-nelson This December Fort Nelson opens its doors for a traditional Victorian military Christmas which will include tours of areas in the fort which are not normally open to the public.

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Wed, 02 Dec 2015 00:00:00 GMT /about-us/press/victorian-christmas-experience-at-fort-nelson
CELEBRATING JAPAN - Fri, 27 November 2015 at 00:00 /about-us/press/celebrating-japan 12 – 13 December, Royal Armouries in Leeds will bring its Japanese collection to life through a celebration of Japanese culture, and the weapons, skills and honour codes of Japanese warriors with a rich programme of events for all the family.

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Fri, 27 Nov 2015 00:00:00 GMT /about-us/press/celebrating-japan