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Royal Armouries Museum

Armouries Drive, Leeds LS10 1LT, England
+44 113 220 1999
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Fun couple of hours

The archery was great fun for adults and kids. Nice clean restaurant . Free entry to the museum... read more

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Vicki W
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Very Good Quality Day Out

We called in to the Royal Armouries on a day out with my partner and we found the overall... read more

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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

The archery was great fun for adults and kids. Nice clean restaurant . Free entry to the museum. Got the free river taxi there it was great

Thank Vicki W
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Reviewed today

We called in to the Royal Armouries on a day out with my partner and we found the overall experiance very good. The customer service was very welcoming and the exhibits were very intreasting.

Thank David B
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Reviewed today

We had our Christmas pary here in Dec 17. What can i say? The setting was amazing, the food, delicious (how do they serve so many so well?) the entertainment was spot on. Ive recommended this event to friends and colleagues it is such a...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

A museum with courteous staff, some good hands-on activities and well explained showcases. It is easy to move around the museum and there is space to view exhibits.

Thank Andrew H
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Visited this place yesterday with my wife and two boys who are 9 and 5. It’s free to enter with parking close by in the multi-storey (not cheap but the museum being free makes up for this!) We had a good couple of hours here...More

Thank David M
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This place is amazing the collection is very impressive. The Elephant armour is a sight to be hold. The shooting gallery was a great laugh. We found we ended up staying a lot longer than the average time for this place. Would go back again...More

Thank Julia S
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Well what a super 4 hours spent here.Full of interesting exhibits and spread over 4/5 floors all via a lift. A talk about Henry VIII and his first wife went down well with a presentation by a very enthusiastic young lady, who was well good.fab...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a decent day out for family and friends, the are plenty of treasures to see such The Lion Armour, Max The spooky face depicted helmet. Swords bows and arrows and more! With five floors of cool stuff to see!

Thank Nightshade C
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Decided on a whim to visit as was free: really glad i did. Spent about 3 hours exploring the galleries and found it fascinating. Might be boring for young kids though.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I had lower expectations but in fact I found this museum rather fascinating. It is well laid out and there are a number of tours and special 'shows' where historical re enactment is attempted. Of course, that is a bit of fun, but I was...More

Thank Gordon P
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Jo S
April 10, 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
April 5, 2018|
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Response from Gabriel H | Reviewed this property |
There is a cafe that does basic stuff like baked potatoes and sandwiches but literally seconds walk out of the front door there are plenty of places to eat
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Sophie B
February 20, 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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