Special product lines have been commissioned by the Leicester Cathedral Quarter Partnership Board to mark the historic event of the reinterment of a King.
King Richard III Reinterment Commemorative Medal
A commemorative medal struck by the Royal Mint is available as a limited edition souvenir to mark the reinterment of King Richard III. The medal, which is £5 coin size and has been designed by the expert Royal Mint coin designers, features the iconic “with dignity and honour” crown marque as well as an engraving of the Last Plantagenet King’s tomb in Leicester Cathedral. The medal is presented in a CD folder case, featuring beautiful photography from the reinterment week in Leicester and Leicestershire.
You can purchase the commemorative medal at the Visit Leicester Centre, King Richard III Visitor Centre, St Martin's House or online here.
King Richard III Reinterment Photography Book
A souvenir photography book which documents the historic events during King Richard III reinterment week will be available to buy. The book will be made up of exclusive behind-the-scenes photography, presenting stunning imagery of the King’s final journey through the city and county of Leicestershire and the reinterment in Leicester Cathedral. You can purchase the Photography Book in both paper back and hard back editions on kingrichardinleicester.com
King Richard III Reinterment DVD
500 years after the death of King Richard III, the world watched as his mortal remains were finally laid to rest with dignity and honour at Leicester Cathedral.
A new video record of events containing over 40 minutes of exclusive footage of the week and behind the scenes preparations is set to be launched on August 22nd 2015, the 530th anniversary of the Battle of Bosworth.
The DVD can be pre-ordered here. A Digital download will be available in September 2015.
Watch the trailer here.