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

Whether for business or pleasure Fort Nelson offers a range of spaces to hire for your event. The superbly restored Victorian fort, world-class museum collections and scenic position above the Solent combine to make Fort Nelson a distinctive venue for corporate hire.

Whatever the occasion, from conferences to board meetings, team building activities to product launches, the Fort is open for business and can offer a range of adaptable rooms and facilities for a variety of events. Our unusual corporate event spaces are packed with original Victorian features and heritage.

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Dinners and Receptions

Meet and celebrate at The Royal Armouries, its atmospheric rooms, private courtyards, panoramic views and unique photo locations make it a charming place to celebrate weddings and special occasions.

The Officers' Mess suite of rooms can be configured to suit your requirements, with the option of holding your drinks reception in our delightful courtyard.

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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 an historical experience like no other at the Royal Armouries - red carpet, delicious three course meal, DJ and disco.

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Summer Parties and Ground 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.

Summer BBQ Packages

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.

100 Days of Summer Packages

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