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Exhibitions

Explore the Royal Armouries exhibitions here.

These exhibitions complement our collections as well as challenge many pre-conceived ideas. Overall their aim is to educate and entertain.

Some of our exhibitions are large and occupy a distinct exhibition area; others may be smaller and form part of a current gallery or display.

SUPERHEROES WEEKEND

Fantasy meets reality this August Bank Holiday with an invasion of the superheroes, including Iron Man, Batman and Star Wars Storm Troopers.

29 August 2015

Leeds

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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’.