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  • Green Tourism Bronze Award
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  • White Rose Award Finalist
  • Self-assessed Accessibility Information
  • Event data supplied by Leeds Inspired

Outdoor Event, Sat 24 - Mon 26 Aug 2019

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Charles II Horse Show

Charles II Horse Show

Details

This August Bank Holiday weekend you are invited to join us at the court of King Charles II.

There will be a packed programme of activities for all the family to enjoy throughout the weekend including combats, talks and handling sessions plus the opportunity to ‘meet the monarch’.

The king will also grace us with his presence at two special cavalry riding skills horse shows, at 12 NOON and 3PM, each day.

We hope you will join us for what promises to be an exciting weekend of regal entertainment.

Shows at 12 noon & 3pm
Adults: £5
Concessions (children 3-15 / 60+ / visitors with disabilities / wheelchair users): £3.50
Family (2 adults + 2 children / 1 adult + 3 children) £15
Carer (1 free ticket per visitor with disabilities ticket or wheelchair user ticket purchased) Free

Baby changing facilitiesCash PointCoach parties acceptedCredit cards accepted (no fee)Disabled toiletsEducation/study areaFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsGift shopOn-site cateringOn-site light refreshmentsPicnic sitePublic toiletsTelephone (public)Wheelchairs availableAccepts groupsFacilities for conferencingFacilities for corporate hospitality

Visitor Attraction of the Year 2004. White Rose Tourism Award.

Event details

Dates Times
Sat 24 - Mon 26 Aug 2019 12:00 to 00:00

Prices

Adults: £5 Concessions (children 3-15 / 60+ / visitors with disabilities / wheelchair users): £3.50 Family (2 adults + 2 children / 1 adult + 3 children) £15 Carer (1 free ticket per visitor with disabilities ticket or wheelchair user ticket purchased) Free Shows at 12 noon and 3 pm each day.

Events at this Venue

date event
Sat 22 - Sun 23 Jun Monarchs – Tokugawa Ieyasu
Fri 12 - Sun 14 Jul Meet the Army
Sat 20 - Sun 21 Jul Monarchs – George III
Sat 24 - Mon 26 Aug Charles II Horse Show
Sat 24 - Mon 26 Aug Monarchs – Charles II
Sat 14 Sep Waterloo Study Day

Reviews

    Address

    Armouries Drive,
    Leeds,
    LS10 1LT

    Location

    Directions

    See location of Royal Armouries Museum on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

    Map reference: SE 309329  Lat: 53.79187 Long: -1.53226

    By Road:
    From M621 turn off at jct 4 south Leeds. Follow signs for Leeds city centre then follow the brown tourist signs for the museum.

    By Public Transport:
    After leaving Leeds Railway Station, turn left onto City Square, the right along Boar Lane. Keep going until you are behind The Corn Exchange, and follow Assembly Street round until you reach The Calls. Cross over and pass 42 The Calls Hotel on your right, then cross over Leeds Centenery Footbridge. Over the bridge, walk across Brewery Wharf, past Jurys Inn and over Bowman Lane.. Armouries Drive is directly opposite, follow the signs for the musuem. The walk from Leeds Railway Station takes approximately 20 minutes, or 5 minutes in a taxi.

    Accessible by Public Transport: 1 mile from Leeds City Station station

    Facilities

    • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
    • Cash PointCash Point
    • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
    • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
    • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
    • Education/study areaEducation/study area
    • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
    • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
    • Gift shopGift shop
    • On-site cateringOn-site catering
    • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
    • Picnic sitePicnic site
    • Public toiletsPublic toilets
    • Telephone (public)Telephone (public)
    • Wheelchairs availableWheelchairs available
    • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
    • Facilities for conferencingFacilities for conferencing
    • Facilities for corporate hospitalityFacilities for corporate hospitality

    Visitor Attraction of the Year 2004. White Rose Tourism Award.

    Self-Assessed Accessibility Details

    Parking

    • YesDesignated parking for guests with disabilities
      • YesWithin 50 metres approx. of entrance
    • The surface of the car park and pathway leading to entrance:
      • Yesis solid
    • YesDrop-off point for guests outside entrance
    • The route from the parking area to the entrance:
      • YesIs flat (i.e. without steps)

    Public Areas

    • Level access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift:
      • YesFrom the entrance to reception / ticket area
      • YesTo a specially adapted public toilet suitable for wheelchair users
      • YesTo the gift shop
    • YesLift equipped with verbal floor announcements
    • YesBaby changing facilities

    General

    • YesSeating available for visitors with limited mobility
    • YesClear signage
    • YesEffective lighting for visually impaired visitors
    • YesGood colour/tonal contrast for visually impaired visitors
    • YesWheelchairs provided
    • YesRoutes/pathways suitable for wheelchair users or visitors with limited mobility
    • YesDisplays at suitable height for wheelchair users / children
    • YesAudible alarm system

    Entrance

    • YesEntrance is well lit
    • YesAutomatic door at the main entrance

    Food

    • YesLevel access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift to cafeteria
    • YesGood contrast between the floor and walls