Free event


Sun 11 Sep 2022 - Sun 11 Sep 2022


14:00 - 15:00

Age guidance

Recommended for people from 12 to 100 years old


Discover more about the life and times of the last Plantagenet King and the key events that led to his death at Pontefract Castle.

Why was the relationship with his uncle John of Gaunt, owner of Pontefract Castle, so difficult?

Was Richard II really the tyrant portrayed by William Shakespeare or was he more a victim of Tudor propaganda?

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How can I contact the organiser with any questions?
Call 01924 302700 and leave a message. We will return your call as soon as possible.

What's the refund policy?
Refunds are only available for cancellations up to 7 days before the event.

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?
No, we will have your details on the door.