Things to see

There are six galleries at the Royal Armouries in Leeds. There is also the impressive Hall of Steel which has a mass display of over 2,500 objects, and the outside Tiltyard where live shows take place.

Admission is free.

Did you know?

High impact bricks

Because of the speed and weight of the bullet fired from a Colt .45 auto, the impact is equivalent to being hit by a brick travelling at 140 miles per hour.