Royal Armouries Leeds
For a fun and informative day out why not visit the Royal Armouries Leeds, the United Kingdom’s National Museum of Arms and Armour? The collection includes more than 70,000 different examples of arms, armour and artillery dating back to antiquity.
After a day spent enjoying the many treasures of the Royal Armouries Leeds, return to a hotel Leeds city centre. The Radisson Blu Hotel, Leeds is located just over a mile away so is a short drive or a scenic walk over the river from the Armouries.
Step back in time at the Royal Armouries Leeds
The Royal Armouries in Leeds holds events throughout the year. Try the crossbow range or for younger visitors there is the Jester’s Yard play area where they can dress up, try juggling or even make their own shields, swords and crowns to take home.
For older kids there is the chance to get hands on with the exhibits at special handling sessions. Visitors are allowed to try out weapons from the collection and even wear some of the armour. There is something fun for all ages at the Armouries as the museum aims to engage visitors with the past through its extensive collection.
Stay near the Royal Armouries at the Radisson Blu Hotel, Leeds
Located close to the city centre attractions the Radisson Blu Hotel, Leeds places visitors in a perfect position to visit Leeds attractions such as Roundhay Park, theatres and art galleries. Guests also enjoy elite access to the Light retail and entertainment plaza.
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