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?

Is newer better?

The last cast-iron British smoothbore cannon, the 68 pounder, was 8 inches (203 mm), the same calibre as the heaviest guns of King Henry VIII three hundred years earlier. Their performance was probably not very different either!