Royal Armouries cares for one of the most important national collections of arms and armour in the world. They have a long history, dating back to the Middle Ages and originally were an important part of England's military organisation.

The Master’s Cafe

We are proud to deliver outstanding events and catering provisions at this unique venue. Our charming cafe,  located dockside, serves classic treats.  Enjoy crispy bacon baguettes in the morning through to battered cod and chips at lunchtime. Not forgetting a range of healthy options and children’s meals.

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Royal Armouries

New Dock Hall


To contact our venue:
T: 0113 220 1990
Meetings, Conferences and Exhibitions

The Royal Armouries and New Dock Dall is the largest dedicated conference, events and exhibition space in Leeds.

Our venue offers world-class facilities for high-profile conferences, conventions, exhibitions, awards dinners and corporate events for up to 2,500 delegates, hosting more than 380 national and international events every year.

With 13 versatile rooms, we host events of countless sizes and layouts. Whether you need full venue hire for 2,500 or smaller conference facilities for up to 40, we can accommodate your event. Our unique spaces enable you to create bespoke events tailored to your brief.

The 250 capacity ground floor auditorium, the Bury Theatre offers a large stage area plus an overlooking gallery for additional attendees. Our largest space New Dock Hall can hold 1500 delegates.

Mindful Meetings Packages

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Dinners and Receptions

Dine in style with first–class service and attention-grabbing scenery at the Royal Armouries It is the ideal central dinner venue, with easy access and high-impact branding opportunities. Our expert event management and catering teams will make your vision a reality.

From intimate corporate lunches to awards ceremonies and gala dinners, we have rooms for every occasion. Our 13 event spaces host dinners and receptions from 20 through to 1500.

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Christmas Celebrations

The Royal Armouries and adjacent New Dock Hall are ideally located close to Leeds city centre in a modern waterfront setting. The ideal location for your Christmas party.

Don’t just have a party this Christmas, enjoy an extravaganza in Leeds, for a historical experience like no other at the Royal Armouries - red carpet, delicious three-course meal, DJ and disco.

Christmas Packages 2024

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Summer Parties and Al Fresco Events

Our sizzling Summer BBQ package offers you and your delegates exclusive hire of our restaurant, the Master’s, and a freshly prepared BBQ with stunning views over Leeds Dock.

Our sensational Summer package offers you and your delegates everything you need for your event, including freshly prepared food and refreshments and a selection of upgrade options.

Summer Packages

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