British Science Week

The Science of Richard III

Location: King Richard III Visitor Centre
Dates: Monday 12 March - Thursday 15 March
Times: 11.00am – 11.45 / 1.30pm – 2.15pm

Talks about exciting behind the scenes work following the archaeological dig in a car park. 

  • The reconstruction of Richard III’s face, Monday 12 March, Professor Caroline Wilkinson, Liverpool School of Art & Design
  • You are what you eat - Richard III’s diet, Tuesday 13 March, Dr Angela Lamb, British Geological Survey
  • Dead kings and DNA, Wednesday 14 March, Professor Turi King, University of Leicester
  • Medieval CSI, Thursday 15 March, Professor Sarah Hainsworth, Aston University

KS3 and KS4 pupils can book to attend, tickets £4, contact 0116 229 4132 /

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