Girl peeking around an armour

Explore

There’s so much to see in our galleries – make sure you don’t miss the best of the best by joining one of our informative guided tours, or pick up the Treasures Trail and discover the highlights for yourself.

Museum Tours

See the daily What’s On guide on arrival at the Museum for times of the tours.

Times

Daily

Price

Free

Treasures Trail

Buy a copy of the souvenir guide for a great introduction to the world of the warrior, arms and armour, puzzle pages and the Top 10 objects.

Price: £5

Did you know?

First commercial steel melting

Benjamin Huntsman of Sheffield is widely credited with the first commercial melting of steel in around 1740, using his crucible process. However, the melting of steel had long been practiced in central Asia and India and was known as Damascus steel.