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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These beautiful white roses are in the grave site, to mark the anniversary of King Richard III’s death at the Battl… 22 August 2019

Sweets...? What’s that got to do with 🧬 🤔 20 August 2019

Our next talk takes place next Tuesday (20th) when Richard Buckley of @ULASarchaeology will be giving us the inside… 16 August 2019

We welcome back our magnificent Birds of Prey this weekend. Find out more about the origins of the noble art of fal… 16 August 2019

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