Opening Times

The King Richard III Visitor Centre is open from 10am every day, all year, except Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, Boxing Day, New Year's Eve and New Year’s Day, and for twelve days in January for annual maintenance.

Monday to Friday and Sunday
10am until 4pm

Saturday & Bank Holidays
10am until 5pm

Visit Leicester Tourist Information and the King Richard III Visitor Centre Shop are free of admission charge

It is recommended but not necessary to buy your King Richard III Visitor Centre tickets in advance, however advanced bookings are better value than paying on the day.

Last entry to the King Richard III Visitor Centre is an hour before closing

KRIII’s White Boar Café closes approximately half an hour before the King Richard III Visitor Centre

The King Richard III Visitor Centre and Visit Leicester Tourist Information Centre are closed for twelve days in January each year for maintenance, from Monday including one weekend through to the following Friday, check News for this year’s dates.