Forensics case in self defence/impact gallery

Self Defence Gallery

Many objects in the Royal Armouries collection have a social relevance today. Perhaps none more so than those in the Self Defence gallery.

Tour of the Self Defence gallery

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Tour of Hunting gallery - link to YouTube

Did you know?

Greek air power

The Ancient Greeks invented a kind of catapult that used compressed-air springs instead of twisted cords. The same principle is used today in luxury cars, buses and heavy goods vehicles suspension systems.