Royal Armouries Museum

Opening Times:

Open 10:00 - 17:00 daily all all year, except, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day and Boxing Day.


Admission is free

Contact Details:

Armouries Drive, Leeds, LS10 1LT

0113 220 1999

Royal Armouries Museum

  • Accepts groups
  • Baby changing facilities
  • Cash Point
  • Coach parties accepted
  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Disabled toilets
  • Education/study area
  • Facilities for conferencing
  • Facilities for corporate hospitality
  • Facilities for educational visits
  • Facilities for groups
  • Gift shop
  • On-site catering
  • On-site light refreshments
  • Picnic site
  • Public toilets
  • Telephone (public)
  • Wheelchairs available

Explore the national museum of arms and armour, with objects from across the world and through time over five floors of stunning displays. Experience daily live performances, including combat demonstrations, object handling sessions and talks.

Check out the weapons and armour of warriors through the ages from early medieval knights to the modern-day soldier. Discover treasures from around the globe – explore the Ottoman Empire, the Wild West, Europe, Japan and India. Wonder at the fabulous arms and armour of the Japanese shoguns, the royal houses of Europe and the kings and queens of England including Henry VIII who reigns supreme in our Tournament Gallery.

Have a go on our crossbow range and try our delicious new menu at our recently re-furbished restaurant The Master’s overlooking Leeds Dock.