Royal Armouries Museums

There is always lots to see and do at the Royal Armouries.
Our museums are open every day and admission is free!

Opening times

10am to 5pm (last entry 4.30pm)

Latest opening information

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77 Events

1. Children's Event – Pirates Ahoy

During the school holidays Fort Nelson have Fun Days specially designed for children.

2. Children's event – Gladiator School

During the school holidays Fort Nelson have Fun Days specially designed for children.

3. Children's event – Spy School

During the school holidays Fort Nelson have Fun Days specially designed for children.

4. Children's event – Hunting Hawks and Creepy Crawlies

During the school holidays Fort Nelson have Fun Days specially designed for children.

5. Children's event - Medieval Mayhem

During the school holidays Fort Nelson have Fun Days specially designed for children.

6. Children's event – Commando Kids

During the school holidays Fort Nelson have Fun Days specially designed for children.

7. Children's event – Commando Kids

During the school holidays Fort Nelson have Fun Days specially designed for children.

8. Children's event – Commando Kids

During the school holidays Fort Nelson have Fun Days specially designed for children.

9. Children's event – Commando Kids

During the school holidays Fort Nelson have Fun Days specially designed for children.

10. Children's event – Commando Kids

During the school holidays Fort Nelson have Fun Days specially designed for children.

11. Children's event – Raiders of the Lost Fort

During the school holidays Fort Nelson have Fun Days specially designed for children.

12. Children's event – Birds of Prey

During the school holidays Fort Nelson have Fun Days specially designed for children.

13. Children's event – Knight School

During the school holidays Fort Nelson have Fun Days specially designed for children.

14. Children's event – Festive Fun at the Fort

During the school holidays Fort Nelson have Fun Days specially designed for children.

15. Children's event – Knight School

Learn the skills of a knight: make your own armour, try hobby horse jousting, longbow archery and even take part in a castle-building contest!

16. Armoured Assault

Active young visitors can have a go of our junior assault course. Feel the ground shake as our 26-tonne Sexton is put through its paces!

17. Armoured Assault

Active young visitors can have a go of our junior assault course. Feel the ground shake as our 26-tonne Sexton is put through its paces!

18. Armoured Assault

For active younger visitors, why not have a go at our junior assault course, plus, feel the ground tremble as our 26-tonne Sexton Self Propelled Gun is put through its paces!

19. Wild West Outlaws

Rootin’ tootin’ action listen to legends of the American West, practise your skills with lasso and cork firing rifles and even a quick draw gun fight.

20. Birds of Prey

Enjoy swooping & diving action as Sally Buckland’s feathered flying team take to the skies above the Fort. Plus puppets & Victorian entertainment.

21. Wild West Outlaws

During the Sumer Holidays Fort Nelson have Fun Days specially designed for children.

22. Heroes of Empire

During the Summer Holidays Fort Nelson have Fun Days specially designed for children.

23. Gladiator School

During the Summer Holidays Fort Nelson have Fun Days specially designed for children.

24. Gladiator School

During the Summer Holidays Fort Nelson have Fun Days specially designed for children.

25. Raiders of the Lost Fort

During the Summer Holidays Fort Nelson have Fun Days specially designed for children.

26. Commando Kids

During the Summer Holidays Fort Nelson have Fun Days specially designed for children.

27. Knight School

During the Summer Holidays Fort Nelson have Fun Days specially designed for children.

28. The Eagle Has Landed

During the Summer Holidays Fort Nelson have Fun Days specially designed for children.

29. Spy School

During the Summer Holidays Fort Nelson have Fun Days specially designed for children.

30. Gladiator School

During the Summer Holidays Fort Nelson have Fun Days specially designed for children.

31. Hunting Hawks & Creepy Crawlies!

During the Summer Holidays Fort Nelson have Fun Days specially designed for children.

32. Commando Kids

During the Summer Holidays Fort Nelson have Fun Days specially designed for children.

33. Pirates Ahoy

During the Summer Holidays Fort Nelson have Fun Days specially designed for children.

34. The Return of Dr Terror!

Meet Dr Terror, the mad Victorian scientist, see what new monsters he has added to his hideous collection!

35. Festive Fun at the Fort!

During the Christmas Holidays Fort Nelson have Fun Days specially designed for children.

36. Commando Kids!

During the Christmas Holidays Fort Nelson have Fun Days specially designed for children.

37. Off With Their Heads!

During the Christmas Holidays Fort Nelson have Fun Days specially designed for children.

38. Off With Their Heads!

During the Christmas Holidays Fort Nelson have Fun Days specially designed for children.

39. Off With Their Heads!

During the Christmas Holidays Fort Nelson have Fun Days specially designed for children.

40. Off With Their Heads!

During the Christmas Holidays Fort Nelson have Fun Days specially designed for children.

41. Off With Their Heads!

During the Christmas Holidays Fort Nelson have Fun Days specially designed for children.

42. Off With Their Heads!

During the Christmas Holidays Fort Nelson have Fun Days specially designed for children.

43. Off With Their Heads!

During the Christmas Holidays Fort Nelson have Fun Days specially designed for children.

44. Have-a-Go Sword Fighting

Come and learn sword fighting with Royal Armouries sword fighters.

45. Have-a-Go Sword Fighting

Come and learn sword fighting with Royal Armouries sword fighters.

46. Have-a-Go Sword Fighting

Come and learn sword fighting with Royal Armouries sword fighters.

47. Have-a-Go Sword Fighting

Come and learn sword fighting with Royal Armouries sword fighters.

48. MOTHER'S DAY

Treat your Mum to a right royal day out!

49. PIRATES

School holiday activities for families.

50. V FOR VICTORIA

Victorian themed activities for all the family.

51. BIG GUNS FOR FATHER'S DAY

Give your Dad a right royal day out!

52. SUPER COMMANDO KIDS

An action-packed day for budding commandos.

53. DR TERROR AND THE VAMPIRE'S TOMB

Due to popular demand Dr Terror is back!

54. FORT FUN DAYS

Fun-packed activity days.

55. FORT FUN DAYS

Fun-packed activity days.

56. GLADIATOR SKOOL

Fort Fun Day for children 5+. No need to book – just drop in!

57. ANIMALS IN WAR

Fort Fun Day for children 5+. No need to book – just drop in!

58. KNIGHT SKOOL

Fort Fun Day for children 5+. No need to book – just drop in!

59. PIRATES AHOY!

Fort Fun Day for children 5+. No need to book – just drop in!

60. LEGENDS OF ROBIN HOOD

Fort Fun Day for children 5+. No need to book – just drop in!

61. HUNTING HAWKS AND CREEPY CRAWLIES

Fort Fun Day for children 5+. No need to book – just drop in!

62. ANIMALS IN WAR

Fort Fun Day for children 5+. No need to book – just drop in!

63. LEGENDS OF ROBIN HOOD

Fort Fun Day for children 5+. No need to book – just drop in!

64. BATTLE OF BRITAIN

Fort Fun Day for children 5+. No need to book – just drop in!

65. LEECHES AND BONESAWS

Fort Fun Day for children 5+. No need to book – just drop in!

66. QUEEN VICTORIA'S FLEAS

Fort Fun Day for children 5+. No need to book – just drop in!

67. PIRATES AHOY

Fort Fun Day for children 5+. No need to book – just drop in!

68. GLADIATOR SKOOL

Fort Fun Day for children 5+. No need to book – just drop in!

69. RAIDERS OF THE LOST FORT

Fort Fun Day for children 5+. No need to book – just drop in!

70. TALES FROM THE TOWER

Fort Fun Day for children 5+. No need to book – just drop in!

71. HUNTING HAWKS AND CREEPY CRAWLIES

Fort Fun Day for children 5+. No need to book – just drop in!

72. LEGENDS OF ROBIN HOOD

Fort Fun Day for children 5+. No need to book – just drop in!

73. BATTLE OF BRITAIN

Fort Fun Day for children 5+. No need to book – just drop in!

74. FESTIVE FUN AT THE FORT

Fort Fun Day for children 5+. No need to book – just drop in!

75. OFF WITH THEIR HEADS

Fort Fun Day for children 5+. No need to book – just drop in!

76. COMMANDO KIDS

Fort Fun Day for children 5+. No need to book – just drop in!

77. ROUNDHEADS & CAVALIERS

Fort Fun Day for children 5+. No need to book – just drop in!


1 Press Releases

1. Send your kids to Spy Skool this half term

Have you got what it takes to crack the codes and be a super sleuth? Come and test your spy skills at the Royal Armouries Museum, Leeds, and beat the half-term holiday blues. (February 13 to 21).