Sales Hotline: +44 (0)1492 541300

Welcome to The HEMA Shop!

About Us

The Knight Shop International is one of Europe’s largest retailers and wholesalers of replica militaria and associated giftware. We were established back in 1999 and have grown to become the UK market leaders in historical swords, armour and weaponry.

We are the global distributor for Red Dragon Armoury and the UK distributors for major international manufacturers such as Deepeeka, Windlass, Art Gladius, Medio Evo and Marshal Historical. We also major stockists of other large brands such as Hanwei, GDFB and SPES.

We carry a diverse range of products that cater towards Historical European Martial Artists (HEMA), Re-enactors, Live Action Role Players (LARP), theatre groups and collectors. We are also a major supplier to the heritage industry. Our trade department supplies large organisations such as English Heritage, Historic Scotland, Historical Royal Palaces, Royal Armouries, British Museum, The National Trust for Scotland and Warwick Castle.

Based in Beautiful North Wales, UK

Our 12,000 sq. ft. warehouse and distribution centre is based in the picturesque surroundings of North Wales. Our on-site facilities include a trade showroom, product development studio and historical combat academy where we test many of our new product lines. It is only 5 minutes away from the historical town of Conwy and is accessible by appointment only - please see our Visit Us page for more details.

Our Shop By the Castle

Our shop in Conwy is opposite the World Heritage site of Conwy Castle and is open 7 days a week. It has been trading there since 1999 and carries a selection of lines that are featured on our website. For more information about The Knight Shop – Conwy, please visit our Visit Us page.

Registered Company number. 6769534 (England and Wales) UK Vat Number: 779 5190 76