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Attribution: Mary and Angus Hogg / Royal Armouries Museum / CC BY-SA 2.0

The Royal Armouries Museum Leeds is home to Britain's national collection of arms and armour. Popular with visitors it houses a world-renowned collection of over 75,000 objects. It is located in a modern building a short distance from Leeds City centre, at the rejuventated Leeds Docks, a technology, media and creative industry hub.

The museum is approximately a 15 minute walk along the river from the train station or why not catch a yellow water taxi which runs every 15 minutes for a £1.

Trains to Leeds
Leeds railway station is located on New Station Street, and serves both national and regional routes. Check for availability and prices at http://www.nationalrail.co.uk/.

Leeds Bradford Airport
Leeds Bradford Airport is located approximately eight miles from Leeds city centre and seven miles from Bradford. Eight routes within the UK provide access to the city; Aberdeen, Belfast, Glasgow, Guernsey, Jersey, London Heathrow T5, Newquay and Southampton. Travel information to and from the airport can be found here.