Staff and Trustees

Royal Armouries is governed by a Board of Trustees, and managed by an Executive Board under the leadership of the Director General and Master of the Armouries.

Did you know?

Going off half-cocked

Many older guns have a form of safety that prevents the gun from being fired when the hammer is pulled halfway back. Sometimes a fault develops which allows the gun to fire when the hammer is in the half-cocked position, before a proper aim can be taken.