What’s on

2019 Special Events

During the year we hold special events and activities at the Visitor Centre and information including dates and times can be found on this page.

Our Quest is available every day to help our younger visitors discover the incredible story of King Richard III.

Don’t forget – pay for your first visit and you can make return visits for a whole year!

Medieval month is back…

3rd & 4th
Medieval Music Festival
Come and make some noise! Join in or just watch our medieval minstrels perform.

10th & 11th
Indoor Archery
Rain or shine, you can take aim and see how many points you can score.

17th & 18th
Birds of Prey
The beautiful birds of prey return – get up close and find out more about these amazing birds.

24th – 26th
Knight School
Before you head back to school, join our medieval knight school and see if you’ve got what it takes to be victorious on the battlefield.

31st August – 1st September
Fighting Knights
Stand clear as our fabulous, fearless Fighting Knights battle it out in front of you!


Please note that events may be subject to change.


Corporate Events
The Visitor Centre can host a range of meetings, conferences, receptions and presentations.
More information