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The Richard III Experience at Monk Bar

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Explore the life of the last Plantagenet King as he struggled for the throne and power during his short reign.

The JORVIK Group’s newest attraction invites you to step foot into the historic Monk Bar (just 3 min walk from Monkgate Guest Accommodation) to discover The Richard III Experience.

Find out about his early life as his brother, Edward IV struggled for the throne of England with Henry VI; see arms and armour from his reign and enjoy multimedia presentations about the key battles of the Wars of the Roses.

Children can get involved in a special medieval camp featuring the gruesome bits Richard’s history provided by ‘Horrible Histories’ author, Terry Deary.

For further details see www.richardiiiexperience.com