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King Richard III Walking Tour

Highcross Street, Leicester, England
+44 7581 253022
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A very worthwhile experience

If you have the opportunity get up to Leicester to see the exhibition, then by all means go. I... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Alan F
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Wagga Wagga, Australia
Good follow up to the visitor centre

We undertook the associated walk a couple of weeks after we had been to the King Richard111 visitor... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
433Richard
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Leicester, United Kingdom
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1 week ago
“A very worthwhile experience”
4 weeks ago
“Good follow up to the visitor centre”
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Highcross Street, Leicester, England
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+44 7581 253022
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Reviewed 1 week ago

If you have the opportunity get up to Leicester to see the exhibition, then by all means go. I travelled mid week and the numbers at the exhibition were quite small. Everything is very well explained and the actual grave site is fascinationg

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We undertook the associated walk a couple of weeks after we had been to the King Richard111 visitor centre. We walked through parts of Leicester that we hadn’t been in before or had only driven through. The church at St. Mary de Castro was fabulous....More

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Reviewed 8 April 2018

Well lunch was the best have had in ages ,food full of flavour tasted delicious and so much as well ,highly reccomeneded thanks

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Reviewed 6 August 2016

My husband and I were uninformed about Leicester generally but knew of the historical discovery from the news a few years ago. We made a point of seeking out the exhibition and were astounded at the quality and extremely brilliant design of the museum. The...More

3  Thank 271blah
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Reviewed 28 July 2016

An absorbing couple of hours looking at the exhibition learning about the amazing story of the discovery of Richards skeleton in Leicester together with the background of the Wars of the Roses.

2  Thank Simon M
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Reviewed 10 May 2015

Found this tour absolutely excellent. Our guide Virginia was very knowledgeable about everything related to King Richard 3rd. We learned a great deal and would not have been able to find the various sites of historical interest on our own. Also impressed with the fact...More

2  Thank John212607
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Reviewed 22 August 2014

Myself and friends had a guided tour of the King Richard site and area with CAROLINE ROBERTS she was excellent and brought everything to life, we didn't want the tour to end and would strongly recommend her to anyone who appreciates a good guide!

2  Thank kathryn L
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Reviewed 21 October 2013

The first few minutes refers to links to Richard III, after that it's just local history. If you want to walk in Richard's footsteps, go to York.

5  Thank Shaz T
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Reviewed 25 May 2013

I joined this tour mainly due to my interest in Richard III and the places mentioned on the TV documentary. However I was most pleasantly surprise that I found the information given by our guide about Leicester very interesting (the meaning Highcross with the stone...More

6  Thank Jasmond
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Reviewed 16 April 2013

Please make some time to take this guided walk. Our tour guide, Caroline, was a mine of information, facts, dates, murders & local legend. The tour lasts about 2 hours and leaves from outside the cathedral, though you do need to book in advance at...More

6  Thank RosieGreengrass
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