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Community Projects

If you thought that the Royal Armouries was just about swords, guns, and armour in display cases, then think again!


inspired by The Royal Armouries is involved in a number of projects aimed at engaging with the local and wider communities who may be affected by issues related to our collection or who have been Inspired by… our collection or its history.

Did you know?

Lock, stock, and barrel

A figure of speech meaning ‘everything’, or ‘total’, which comes from a complete gun having a lock, a stock, and a barrel.

We Need You!

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Royal Armouries is making some positive changes to our digital offering to enhance your visiting experience. We want to know what is important to you and how we can enable you to enjoy more of our services digitally.

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