We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Bosworth Battlefield Heritage Centre and Country Park

Open today: 10:00 - 16:00
Review Highlights
Unforgetable experience

One of my best experience in the UK. I was very happy to reach the guided tour which made the walk... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Devona92
,
Budapest, Hungary
Visitor centre will appeal to children and battle field walk well signed

We did the walk first and were impressed with the information boards giving oversights as to what... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Julie L
Read all 928 reviews
957
All photos (957)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“guided walk”(70 reviews)
“re enactment”(43 reviews)
“richard iii”(98 reviews)
About
Visitors to Bosworth Battlefield, whether they are schoolchildren, historians, leisure groups, families or leisure seeking day-trippers, can experience what this famous turning point in British history really meant. A great day out!
Closed Now
Hours Today: 10:00 - 16:00
See all hours
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Contact
Bosworth Battlefield Visitor Centre Ambion Lane, Sutton Cheney CV13 0AD, England
Website
+44 1455 290429
Call
Improve This Listing
Reviews (928)
Filter reviews
923 results
Traveller rating
573
259
66
20
5
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
573
259
66
20
5
Show reviews that mention
All reviews guided walk re enactment richard iii henry tudor tithe barn all ages english history living history gift shop information boards actual site country park nice walk per adult interactive displays car parking well worth the visit
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 923 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

One of my best experience in the UK. I was very happy to reach the guided tour which made the walk be more interesting.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Devona92
Reviewed 1 week ago

We did the walk first and were impressed with the information boards giving oversights as to what happened where. Gave a real perspective to the battle. The visitor centre is full of information and special displays with holograms will entertain the children. A nice café...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Julie L
Reviewed 10 December 2018 via mobile

I must preface by saying that my father is not a massive historian. However, after visiting Bosworth, and particularly after participating in the Guided Tour with myself (priced excellently at £3) is not deeply fascinated by the period. I am an avid reader and Ricardian...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Harrison1485
LCC_HeritageService, Engagement Officer at Bosworth Battlefield Heritage Centre and Country Park, responded to this reviewResponded 11 December 2018

Thank you for taking the time to leave such a comprehensive review following your recent visit to us at Bosworth Battlefield, it was pleasing to read your complimentary comments about our award-winning Exhibition and the Guided Walk with Eddie. As you enjoyed the Guided walk...More

Reviewed 24 November 2018

Whether you are visiting the Bosworth area for recreation, holiday, entertain children, walk with partner or friends or just walk the dog there are facilities here to enjoy. The heritage centre has facilities that cannot be matched at any other battlefield site. Plenty of parking...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Lordprotector
LCC_HeritageService, Engagement Officer at Bosworth Battlefield Heritage Centre and Country Park, responded to this reviewResponded 26 November 2018

Thank you for taking the time to leave such a fantastic review following your visit to us over the weekend, I will make sure that the site staff see a copy of this review. Don't forget that your admission ticket to our award-winning Exhibition is...More

Reviewed 14 November 2018

A great place to break a trip from the north east back to Somerset - we were a little pressed for time so couldn't spend as long in the visitor centre as we normally would. This centre commemorates the battle that, arguably, changed the course...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Paula Y
LCC_HeritageService, Engagement Officer at Bosworth Battlefield Heritage Centre and Country Park, responded to this reviewResponded 15 November 2018

Thank you for taking the time to leave such a comprehensive review of your visit to us yesterday, we will look at the signage on The Battlefield Trail to check that all is as it should be. Keep an eye on our website for details...More

Reviewed 13 November 2018

Went few weeks past , lovely day attentive staff lots information from them ,not much see but use your imagination , and feel for those who fell ,had long walk round went to barn for refreshments lovely staff ,loved the the style ,if able take...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank derek h
LCC_HeritageService, Engagement Officer at Bosworth Battlefield Heritage Centre and Country Park, responded to this reviewResponded 14 November 2018

Thank you for leaving a review following your visit to us recently, we do appreciate the feedback and I will pass your comments on re "themed nights in the Tithe Barn" to the Manager. Kind regards Mark

Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

OK, we had nice weather. That makes the outdoor walking fantastic. The visitor centre is great. We recommended you to spend a long time there first. If you like Game of Thrones or just History or modern business, its all here. The game, the throne,...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank carll630
LCC_HeritageService, Engagement Officer at Bosworth Battlefield Heritage Centre and Country Park, responded to this reviewResponded 12 November 2018

Thank you for your excellent review, I had not really seen the game of Thrones connection before, but hey I'm happy with that. Don't forget that your admission ticket allows unlimited return visits for 12 months from the date of purchase, so you'll be able...More

Reviewed 6 November 2018

Visited during half term with grandsons. The youngest at 8 years old is studying the Tudors at school so the visit was appropriate to his needs. Battlefield site is well signed with regular factual features on the one and a half mile tour to give...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank allanbarham
LCC_HeritageService, Engagement Officer at Bosworth Battlefield Heritage Centre and Country Park, responded to this reviewResponded 12 November 2018

Thank you for taking the time to leave a 5* review following your recent visit to us, it was pleasing to read that you enjoyed your time with us. In terms of the signage to the site I will pass this onto our Management Team...More

Reviewed 29 October 2018 via mobile

We visited this morning, Monday 29th October, and arrived at around 11am. There were myself and friend, and two 5year old sons. We paid £28 for a family ticket for entry to the exhibition. We also paid £2.50 to park. The "battlefield" (it's not the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank runnerbean19484
LCC_HeritageService, Engagement Officer at Bosworth Battlefield Heritage Centre and Country Park, responded to this reviewResponded 30 October 2018

Many thanks for taking the time to leave such a comprehensive review of your visit to us yesterday, it certainly look as though you made the most of your time with us. As you say your admission ticket allows unlimited visits for 12 months from...More

Reviewed 28 October 2018

There are several guided walks - we chose the 3.5 hrs walk In the Footsteps of Richard III Remember to take gloves & a hat & windproof jacket & walking boots - it goes over muddy fields! & a few styles. The guides were very...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Lisa H
LCC_HeritageService, Engagement Officer at Bosworth Battlefield Heritage Centre and Country Park, responded to this reviewResponded 29 October 2018

Thank you for leaving such a good review following your Guided Walk yesterday, I will make sure that Eddie and Francis see a copy. Don't forget that you can keep up to date with all our events via the "What's On" page of our website....More

View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all nearby hotels
Ambion Court Hotel
68 reviews
1.33 miles away
Bosworth Hall Hotel & Spa
4,880 reviews
2.07 miles away
Millers Hotel
501 reviews
2.97 miles away
Travellers Inn Mallory Park Hotel Leicester
150 reviews
4.01 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 3 nearby restaurants
Hercules Revived
511 reviews
.91 miles away
Dog and Hedgehog
806 reviews
1.27 miles away
Mango Tree
104 reviews
1.77 miles away
The Millers in Sibson
301 reviews
2.96 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 3 nearby attractions
Ashby Boat Company Limited
80 reviews
1.91 miles away
St Peters Church
107 reviews
1.98 miles away
Mallory Park Racing Circuit
50 reviews
3.05 miles away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Richard1485
24 June 2017|
AnswerShow all 8 answers
Response from LCC_HeritageService | Property representative |
Hi there - Ambion village was taken down a few years back as it was becoming unsafe. We are looking at what we can do to provide something similar, once we identify the appropriate funding stream
0
Votes
Raymond N
11 April 2017|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from LCC_HeritageService | Property representative |
Hi there - if you really want to get the most out of a visit to Bosworth Battlefield Heritage Centre, the King Richard III Visitor Centre and Leicester cathedral, I would recommend that you do this over 2 days. The Go... More
0
Votes
dianne146
4 February 2017|
AnswerShow all 7 answers
Response from LCC_HeritageService | Property representative |
Hi there - tickets for our Anniversary Battle Event should be available via our website shortly, so keep an eye out We look forward to welcoming you to Bosworth Battlefield Regards Mark Engagement Officer
0
Votes