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Royal Armouries Museum

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Neighbourhood: Clarence Dock
As featured in 3 Days in Leeds and 2 other guides
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Address: Armouries Drive, Leeds LS10 1LT, England
Phone Number:
0113 220 1999
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10:00 - 17:00
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Sun - Sat 10:00 - 17:00
Description:

Home for the national collection of arms and armour that features five...

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.

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Awesome displays

A must see the tower of guns, swords and spears is breathtaking along with a comprehensive display of medieval armour

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

A must see the tower of guns, swords and spears is breathtaking along with a comprehensive display of medieval armour

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This place was fantastic. I would highly recommend going here. It was a great place for adults and children. There are plenty of weapons to see from many years gone by to modern

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Second visit here and is loads better outside of the school holidays, a lot less busy. Came here to help the youngest with their knights school subject, so much to see and interact with. Worth a visit.

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Absolutely fantastic afternoon out here. Really interesting and great for families. Definitely go again

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

If you want to have an amazing day out and learn some interesting things about military history or you are just interested in military history it will be a great day for you!!!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Had some time To kill one time while waiting for an appointment in Leeds, nipped into the total armouries and could have spent all day there, what a treat for Leeds to host such a interesting place, there always different events on aswell.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

just a fantastic family day out and no matter how many times you go you will always find something you didn't notice last time. love, love,love this place.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Stumbled in here whilst visiting leeds for work. Didn't know it was there but have recommended it to many. Some fascinating stuff on display and I'm sure children (particularly those into swords and guns) will love it as well as the adult-children

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Well worth a visit to The Royal Armories. Even though I live in Leeds I waited many years until I finally went. There is so much history in this vast building a would recommend a visit. Enjoy

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Really enjoyed my look around the museum, lots of different exhibits from various different eras. The displays were very captivating and interesting, most telling a story, would love to visit again.

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