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Museum, next open Mon 1 Jan - Mon 31 Dec 2018, £4-£7

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Bosworth Battlefield

Bosworth Battlefield

Sundial memorial

Address

Ambion Lane,
Sutton Cheney,
Market Bosworth,
Leicestershire,
CV13 0AD

Details

Bosworth Battlefield Heritage Centre tells the dramatic story of the Battle of Bosworth on Monday 22nd August 1485, which marked a major turning point in English history.

Discover more about the Battle of 1485 where Richard III fought for his crown and lost his life, and Henry Tudor became King!

With interactive, hands-on displays and a range of activities, including guided walks, you can find out about medieval warfare, how the battle unfolded and the impact of the new and powerful Tudor dynasty.

Find out how archaeologists discovered the true location of the Battle and see some of the unique objects that were unearthed.

Baby changing facilitiesCoach parties acceptedDisabled toiletsEducation/study areaFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsGift shopPicnic sitePublic toiletsWelcome HostAccepts groupsFacilities for conferencing

Children welcomeDisabled access

Opening details

Season Dates Opening Hours
Mon 1 Jan - Mon 31 Dec 2018 Mon - Sun 10:00 to 16:00
Christmas Day closed

Prices

Adult £8.95
Concession – (Senior, Student and Disabled / Special Needs) £8.00
Child – (3 to 15 years) £5.75
Family of 1 Adult + up to 3 Children £21.00
Family of 2 Adults + up to 3 Children £28.00
Child under 3 years FREE
Accompanied Carer FREE

# Tickets give FREE unlimited re-admission to the Exhibition for 12 months from day of purchase, but they are NOT VALID for the Bosworth Medieval Festival on the weekend of 18th & 19th August 2018.

Facilities

  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Education/study areaEducation/study area
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • Picnic sitePicnic site
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Welcome HostWelcome Host
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Facilities for conferencingFacilities for conferencing
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Disabled accessDisabled access

Self-Assessed Accessibility Details

Parking

  • YesDesignated parking for guests with disabilities
  • YesDrop-off point for guests outside entrance
  • The route from the parking area to the entrance:
    • YesIs flat (i.e. without steps)

Food

  • YesLevel access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift to cafeteria
  • YesMenus available in large print (14pt and over)

Public Areas

  • Level access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift:
    • YesTo a specially adapted public toilet suitable for wheelchair users

Location

Directions

See location of Bosworth Battlefield Heritage Centre on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: SK 400002  Lat: 52.59846 Long: -1.41071

The Battlefield site is bounded by the A5, A444, A447 and B585 and is clearly signposted from all these roads in the vicinity of Market Bosworth.

Parking: with charge

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