Things to see & do
The Royal Armouries in Leeds is home to the national collection of arms and armour. Admission is free.
Explore over 8,500 objects from across the world throughout six themed galleries.
Learn more about the objects, their use, and the people behind them in our entertaining daily talks. Catch live shows in our outdoor Tiltyard.
Visitors can have a go at firing a crossbow at our crossbow range, and for our younger visitors we have Jester’s Yard, a special play area for dressing up, exploring, and making.
Open daily 10am – 5pm
Last admission 4.30pm
Closed 24, 25 and 26 December
Admission is free
Royal Armouries Museum
0113 220 1999
0113 220 1888
0113 220 1978
Did you know?
The Nizam of Hyderabad raised two battalions of 1000 women each for his war against the Marathas in 1795. They were taught French drill and fought at the battle of Khurda.