Yorkshire Museum

Richard III Walking Tour

Explore Richard III and his connections to the city of York. Take part in this walking tour, designed to guide visitors to the locations and museums which illustrate the life of the controversial monarch who reigned from 1483 to 1485.

Explore the places visited by Richard III and his contemporaries. View the objects that reveal more about the
man behind the myth.

View the objects and artefacts connected to him by visiting museums including The Richard III Experience at Monk Bar and the Yorkshire Museum.

Our unique guide will provide a map and location summaries, allowing you to explore the delights of York at your own pace.

Discover the life of Richard III through your own eyes with our Richard III walking tour in collaboration with York Museums Trust and The JORVIK Group!

Please click here to download the walking tour map