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CELEBRATING JAPAN 27 November 2015
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.
REMEMBRANCE MONTH AT ROYAL ARMOURIES LEEDS 4 November 2015
Throughout November, the Royal Armouries museum at Leeds will honour the sacrifices made by men and women throughout history on the field of battle and theatre of conflict with a rich programme of events.
REMEMBRANCE SUNDAY SALUTE AT FORT NELSON 4 November 2015
Royal Armouries at Fort Nelson will salute those who fell in battle on Remembrance Sunday, 8 November, with the special firing of an 18-pounder First World War gun.
SAGAS, MYTHS & LEGENDS 28 September 2015
This half term as the nights draw in and the weather becomes colder, families are invited to gather round and listen to our storytellers at the Royal Armouries recount the exploits of brave warriors in epic battles, often pitted against terrifying monster
GUNPOWDER, TREASON & PLOT AT FORT NELSON 23 September 2015
This October kids can join Guy Fawkes and his gang of gunpowder plotters on an exciting underground adventure into one of the 19th century tunnels at Fort Nelson near Portsmouth and Fareham.
THE BATTLE OF AGINCOURT 11 September 2015
25 October 2015 marks the 600th anniversary of the battle of Agincourt. To commemorate this event Royal Armouries will present a special exhibition in the White Tower at the Tower of London from 23 October until 31 January.
FORT NELSON NOMINATED FOR NATIONAL HERITAGE AWARD 21 July 2015
The Royal Armouries at Fort Nelson in Hampshire has been shortlisted in the national Association for Heritage Interpretation 2015 Discover Heritage Awards – for excellence in cultural and natural heritage interpretation in Britain and Ireland – sponso
A new photographic exhibition at the Royal Armouries museum in Leeds ‘The Unseen Collection’ reveals some of the secrets behind a range of items from the Royal Armouries collection of arms and armour.
HEROES AND VILLAINS THIS SUMMER 15 July 2015
Visitors will discover more about real and fantasy heroes and villains in an action-packed summer of family events. There will be combat demonstrations, fascinating true stories and tall tales, dare devil horse shows and hands on history activities.
GET ACTIVE THIS SUMMER AT FORT NELSON 14 July 2015
There will be plenty of fun events to keep the children entertained and active at the fully-restored Victorian Fort Nelson in Hampshire over the summer holidays.
WATERLOO WEEK 5 June 2015
A programme of events at Royal Armouries Museum Leeds, including action-packed horse shows,
to mark the 200th anniversary of the battle of Waterloo.
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