Richard III Experience at Monk Bar Tours and Activities
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Located at Monk Bar, one of the four principal gateways of York’s medieval city walls, the Richard III Experience transports visitors back to medieval era York, following the fascinating story of Richard III. Housed in the 14th-century gatehouse, the museum features exhibits on the legacy of Richard III, the last of the Plantagenet Kings, chronicling his short rule from 1483-1485, and his defeat by Henry Tudor.
Highlights of the experience include an impressive collection of medieval arms and armor; multi-media presentations on the War of the Roses and the Battle of Bosworth; and a children’s area complete with costumes, props, and narration by Horrible Histories author Terry Deary.
The Richard III Experience is located at Monk Bar in central York, just a short walk from York Minster, and is open daily from 10am-5pm (summer) or 4pm (winter). Adult admission is £5.
Address: 6 Goodramgate, York, England
Hours: Daily: April-Oct: 10am-5pm, Nov-March 10am-4pm
Admission: Adult £5, Child £3
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Ideal for travelers looking for the flexibility to determine their own itinerary, the York Pass provides access to a number of the region’s top attractions, including The Deep, Beningbrough Hall, and more. Don’t worry about buying individual admission tickets; instead, use the convenient and hassle-free York Pass to save time on the day, allowing you more time to enjoy the sights.
Taking safety measures
Face masks required for travelers in public areas
Face masks required for guides in public areas
Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
Frequently Asked Questions
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What are Richard III Experience at Monk Bar hours of operation?
Richard III Experience at Monk Bar hours of operation: Daily: April-Oct: 10am-5pm, Nov-March 10am-4pm. Buy tickets in advance on Viator. If you book with Viator, you can cancel at least 24 hours before the start date of your tour for a full refund.
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