Welcome to the Press Area for the Richard III and Henry VII Experience – both part of the JORVIK Group of Attractions

Press Resources

Richard III & Henry VII Experience Press Pack

The image library below contains a selection of images available for use in publications. If additional images are required, please contact the press office.  Images below must be credited to York Archaeological Trust.

Latest Press Releases

  1. JORVIK Group Attractions to Support Autism Awareness Hour This October 28.09.17
  2. York’s Medieval Attractions Commemorate England’s Bloodiest Battle This March 14.03.16
  3. A Feast fit for a King! – JORVIK Group offer a time-travelling gastronomic treat during York’s Food and Drink Festival 01.09.15
  4. Medieval Soldier Gets 21st Century Treatment at Monk Bar 06.07.15
  5. Changing our understanding of medieval warfare: Europe’s first battlefield handgun goes on display at Richard III Experience in York 13.03.15
  6. Exploded Gun Brings the Story of Richard III into the Modern Age 12.03.15
  7. UK’s Largest Medieval Festival Trains Knights for Peak Fitness 24.07.14
  8. From Royals to Rebels 24.07.14
  9. Knights Of Yore Meet City Knights To Prepare For Yorkshire Medieval Festival 10.07.14
  10. Programme Launched for Yorkshire Medieval Festival 10.07.14

Filming and Photography

If you would like to use either Monk Bar or Micklegate Bar as a location for filming or photography, please download the contract below and return with details of your request. Please notify us of any requirements including approximate dates and timings for the shoot, as well as the equipment that will be used.

Charges are levied for filming and photography in certain circumstances:

  • Where the images are to be sold for profit
  • Where the filming is for fictional purposes or for a programme not directly promoting the Richard III or Henry VII Experiences as a visitor destination

For news items or feature opportunities, filming requests are dealt with on a case-by-case basis and fees may be waived.

For press, film and photography enquiries:

David Scott

Head of Marketing, The JORVIK Group of Attractions

Tel: 01904 543426


Peter Livesey

Deputy Marketing Manager, The JORVIK Group of Attractions

Tel: 01904 543413


Image Library

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