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Bosworth Battlefield

Bosworth Battlefield

Bosworth Battlefield Country Park

Bosworth Battlefield Country Park

  • VistEngland VAQAS
  • East Midlands Tourism Gold
  • MLA's Museum Accreditation Scheme sets out nationally agreed standards for museums in the UK
  • Stay Play Explore
  • Hinckley & Bosworth Tourism Partnership
  • Self-assessed Accessibility Information

Museum - Military, next open Sat 1 Feb - Wed 31 Dec 2014, £4-£7

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Address

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

Events at this Venue

date event
Sat 1 Feb - Wed 31 Dec The Life and Times of Richard III
Sat 26 - Sun 27 Jul Guided Walks
Sat 2 - Sun 3 Aug Guided Walks
Sat 2 - Sun 3 Aug Soldiers Camp
Thu 7 Aug Costumed Guided Walk
Sat 9 - Sun 10 Aug Guided Walks

Details

The Heritage Centre gives an interpretation of the Battle of Bosworth giving a complete insight into medieval times; film theatre, book and gift shop, information point.

One of the Midlands premier historical sites, Bosworth Battlefield witnessed the death of a King and saw the end of the 30 year power struggle for the throne of England. Was King Richard III, who lost his life and crown at Bosworth, a noble warrior or murdering crookback who ordered the death of the Princes in the Tower? And who was Henry Tudor whose success at Bosworth gave birth to the powerful Tudor dynasty bringing two of our most famous monarchs, Henry VIII and Elizabeth I to the throne?

For further details see www.bosworthbattlefield.com

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

Children welcomeDisabled access

Opening details

Season Dates Opening Hours
Sat 1 Feb - Wed 31 Dec 2014 Mon - Sun 10:00 to 16:00
Christmas Day closed

Prices

2014 prices:
Family of two adults and two children £21.50, family of one adult and two children £17.50, adult over 16 years old £7.95, child 3 to 15 years old £4.75, concessions £7.00, under 3s free.

Season Tickets (includes free car parking):
Family (2 adults 2 children) £52.00
Adult (over 16 years old) £22.00
Child (3 to 16 years old) £12.00

Special charges apply on event days.

Group rates available. School rates available.

Car park £2.50

Location

Directions

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

Map reference: SK 399001  Lat: 52.59747 Long: -1.41170

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

Facilities

  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • 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
 
 
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