King Richard III Audio Tour

Richard III statue in Castle Gardens, Leicester

The King Richard III audio tour visits five sites in the city with a strong connection to Richard III in the days leading up to the Battle of Bosworth in 1485.  It then continues into the Leicestershire countryside to Bosworth and other locations linked to King Richard’s reign.

Locations included in the tour include Bow Bridge, Leicester Castle, the site of the Blue Boar Inn, the Newarke, Greyfriars, Bosworth Heritage Centre, Bosworth Ambion Hill, Donnington le Heath Manor House, Kirby Muxloe Castle and Bradgate Park.

You can listen to the whole audio tour online and find a map of all the locations here.

You can access the audio tour directly from your smartphone or tablet at locations across the city and county. Simply look for the King Richard III heritage panels and scan the QR code to get the audio content straight to your mobile device.

You can also download the complete King Richard III in Leicester and Leicestershire app for free onto your smartphone or tablet. This may be particularly useful to do before you visit county locations where 3G coverage can be limited.
> Open the App Store to download the audio guide onto your Apple device 
> Open the Play Store to download the audio guide onto your Android device