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Royal Armouries Museum

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Armouries Drive, Leeds LS10 1LT, England
+44 113 220 1999
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I do love this museum, visited on a number of occasions. HOWEVER, I visit say once every two year... read more

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lwjayne12
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Hartlepool, United Kingdom
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Evolution of English Weapons and History

Great place for all ages to review history and weapon technology. Let's all study history not... read more

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Stephen B
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West Palm Beach, Florida
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Home for the national collection of arms and armour that features five theme-galleries: War, Tournament, Self-Defense, Hunting, and arms and armour of the Orient.
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Armouries Drive, Leeds LS10 1LT, England
Clarence Dock
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+44 113 220 1999
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Reviewed today via mobile

I do love this museum, visited on a number of occasions. HOWEVER, I visit say once every two year and this museum never changes. Despite their being lots to see, you see it once and that's enough as this museum is always the same, there...More

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Great place for all ages to review history and weapon technology. Let's all study history not rewrite it. Great collection of arms not available anywhere else. I suggest spending at least a few hours there to start the learning process. Great staff and the NFC...More

Thank Stephen B
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Reviewed yesterday

We came to leeds today the 18th april 2018 from hull on train because we wanted to go and see the royal armouries,very easy to get to on bus you come out of leeds train station and get a number 70 bus at stand s8...More

Thank Matthew S
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Went to this place and was impressed in the hall of steel, we then proceeded to the upper floors would have liked to spend more time but our constraints did not allow it. When this way again will visit further

Thank Stuart E
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Quite an amazing place and it is much bigger than I anticipated. It is located on Armouries Square, in Leeds Dock and is open 7 days a week from 10am to 5pm - it is free to the public but definitely worth a sizeable donation....More

Thank davidwilliambarnes
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The Royal Armouries is one of those free museums that costs a lot of money. The car park opposite is extortionate! Luckily it's only a short walk from Leeds bus station and a few minutes further from the railway station. Unfortunately the museum doesn't promote...More

Thank Tony P
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Nice light museum with good desabled fertilitys. Really liked the LOTR exhibition. We will defo be back

Thank waterlilie2211
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The museum is well sign posted in Leeds and is beside the docks. There are multi storey car parks near by but we parked on the road side and walked in via the docks. Free admission and lots to see especially with the special exhibitions...More

Thank 938fjg
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We ended up here unexpectedly and what a brilliant place. So much more than a museum. Lots to see, really informative at any age. The girls loved shooting the crossbows as well.

Thank Jane81965
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Been wanting to visit for ages, so we went today, nice and easy to find, parking was good to. A friendly welcome on entering, lots to see, some things to touch also, we tried the cross bow range which was fun, even at £3 each...More

Thank Jonathan W
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Jo S
10 April 2018|
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Response from Jonathan W | Reviewed this property |
Yes they have lockers on bottom floor near stairs for £1 non refundable
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Helen E
5 April 2018|
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Response from bobbyHounslow | Reviewed this property |
There are some cafes on site but in my opinion very basic. Best bring your own food, and get tea etc at the counter. If bringing children buy your soft drinks before you come. I am not sure if the cafes are run by the... More
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Sophie B
20 February 2018|
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Response from RA_Visitor_Services | Property representative |
Hi, It's a 10 minute walk into the centre of Leeds. If the river isn't too high there is also a free water taxi that leaves from outside the museum and takes you to the train station which is directly in the centre. Hope... More
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