Royal Armouries Museum

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  • Address: Armouries Dr, Leeds LS10 1LT, United Kingdom
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  • Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +44-1132201999
  • Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Museums, History Museums, Educational Site, Family And Kids, Exhibition

The Royal Armouries is a purpose built museum which houses the national collection of arms and exhibits over 8500 objects throughout its six themed galleries. Located only a short distance from the centre of Leeds, the museum is a multi million pound built space which was opened to public in 1996. Of particular interest are its displays of royal armor of the Tudor and Stuart kings; arms and armor of the English Civil Wars, including the Armory from Littlecote House; British and foreign military weapons from the Board of Ordnance and MOD Pattern Room collections; hunting and sporting weapons; as well as an exceptional collection of oriental arms and armour.

There are six galleries inside this museum:

  • War Gallery
  • Peace- Farewell to Arms
  • Tournament Gallery
  • Oriental Gallery
  • Hunting Gallery
  • The Swords of Middle Earth

Royal Armouries Museum Hours

  • Last admission at 4:30 pm.

How to Reach Royal Armouries Museum

Bus services that run from Leeds city centre to Royal Armouries:

  • Geldard Coaches – 28B
  • Yorkshire Tiger – 92
  • First Leeds – 70, 28

Leeds Railway Station : Stand S8 

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  • Royal Armouries Museum Address: Armouries Dr, Leeds LS10 1LT, United Kingdom
  • Royal Armouries Museum Contact Number: +44-1132201999
  • Royal Armouries Museum Timing: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm
  • Best time to visit Royal Armouries Museum(preferred time): 10:00 am - 03:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Royal Armouries Museum: 02:00 Hrs
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  • 68.62% of people who visit Leeds include Royal Armouries Museum in their plan

  • 68.6% of people start their Royal Armouries Museum visit around 10 AM - 11 AM

  • People usually take around 2 Hrs to see Royal Armouries Museum

Friday, Saturday and Sunday

92.14% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Royal Armouries Museum

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