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 our special medieval camp featuring the gruesome bits Richard’s history provided by ‘Horrible Histories’ author, Terry Deary.

Monk Bar is one of four major fortified gateways on York’s city walls. It was built in several stages, beginning in the early 14th century, when the threat from a hostile Scotland was particularly great. Its top storey was added in 1484 during the reign of Richard III.

Henry VII Experience

Find out about his early life as an exile Lancastrian heir to the throne, see the impact on the city of York as it continued to prosper throughout his reign and enjoy interactive experiences exploring life and death in Tudor times.

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

Micklegate Bar has served as the main gateway to the city and the route through which serving monarchs have entered York for almost 1,000 years. It has also been the place at which the heads of traitors have been displayed and where condemned prisoners spent their final days on the way to the gallows. 

For more information visit  richardiiiexperience.com

  • Admission: £4.25 per attraction
  • Offer Expires: 31 December 2018
  • Location: Monkbar, Goodramgate, York, North Yorkshire, YO1 7LQ
  • Phone number: 01904 615505

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  1. Save 20% on a Standard Adult Admission Ticket. 
  2. To redeem this offer you must produce a valid NYMR Membership Card.
  3. Acceptance of this offer is strictly subject to the establishment’s own terms and conditions and deemed accepted on admission.
  4. Prices are subject to change without notice. Offers may be withdrawn or subject to change without notice.
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  6. Offer valid on full price adult tickets only. An adult is 16 years or over.
  7. In the event of a full price and concessionary admission ticket being purchased together, the higher price ticket must be paid for.
  8. This offer must be used at the time of purchase and is not valid for any pre-booked tickets (unless specified otherwise).
  9. This offer cannot be used with any other promotion, offer, individual or group discount.
  10. Not valid on during Special Events.  
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