Discover an incredible story at the King Richard III Visitor Centre

Become the detective in a spellbinding mystery

Turn detective and travel back through time to uncover the plot lines, birth rights and family connections that combined to create an intricate story of medieval murder, mystery and mayhem.

As you unravel the facts about the Wars of The Roses, you can find out how Richard rose to power and decide for yourself what really happened to the young Princes in the Tower…

Fast-forward over 500 years to a car park in Leicester city centre where the amazing evidence-gathering that resulted in the discovery of the long-lost remains of King Richard III is revealed.

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Seriously, don’t miss this! The portrait is at Leicester’s New Walk Museum until 22nd September. 13 September 2019

Our medieval medic was in today and as well as chatting to our lovely visitors, he also brought his (plastic) frien… 12 September 2019

Without DNA fingerprinting, we may never have known that it was indeed King Richard III who had been discovered in… 10 September 2019

🤔 What do you think boss...? @richard_third 07 September 2019

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