Visitor in a wheelchair engaged in craft activities and two elderly visitors handling objects


All of the Royal Armouries displays are situated within the White Tower.

The White Tower is a 900 year old historic building. The displays are situated on different levels all of which are accessed via steps, spiral staircases and narrow doorways.

Display areas are not accessible to wheelchair users and not recommended for those with walking difficulties. There is lift to the Basement for those with mobility issues.

Accessibility to buildings is managed by Historic Royal Palaces, so please visit their website for full details of accessible facilities

  • The Royal Armouries Disabilites Equality Policy states its belief in the provision of equality of opportunity, and has a commitment to providing transparent, meaningful, educational access and linked services to all its visitors and employees.


Enjoy the thrills and spills of authentic medieval jousting in the heart of Leeds.

03 April 2015


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