Country Park

Country Park

Following the previous closure of all country parks due to Covid 19, as of May 13th 2020 the Bosworth Battlefield Car Park has reopened. In the interest of your health, please wear gloves when touching shared equipment, such as the ticket machine, and keep 2 metres away from members of other households.

Please note for the Car park ticket machine you can pay by cash or use the PayByPhone App.

Visitors can enjoy this beautiful rural area on a fabulous network of footpaths.

Walk the 2.2 km (1.25 m) Battlefield Trail with panoramic views over the landscape and more audio and visual information about the battle and surrounding area.

Entrance to the Country Park is FREE – but there is a £2.50 parking charge.

Opening times:

January 7.00 am to 4.00 pm
February 7.00 am to 5.00 pm
March 7.00 am to 6.00 pm
April 7.00 am to 7.00 pm
May 7.00 am to 8.00 pm
June 7.00 am to 8.00 pm
July 7.00 am to 8.00 pm
August 7.00 am to 8.00 pm
September 7.00 am to 7.00 pm
October 7.00 am to 6.00 pm
November 7.00 am to 5.00 pm
December 7.00 am to 4.00 pm

For more information about the Country Park visit here

Walking Opportunities from Bosworth Battlefield. Click here for details & maps of walks around the area.

Cycling Opportunities from Bosworth Battlefield. Click here for further information about cycling in Leicestershire.

The Country Code. Click here  to download a copy of the Country Code.

The Battlefield Trail: Click here to download a copy.


  • Lottery Heritage Fund
  • The National Forest
  • Accredited Museum
  • Visit England
  • Tripadvisor
  • Leicester Tourism Award
  • Leicester Tourism Award
  • LPL Winner 2016
  • 2016 Highly Commended
  • LPL Tourism Awards 2017: Commended
  • Food Hygiene
  • Autism East Midlands
  • Sandford Award Winner 2018
  • Tourism and Hospitality Awards 2019 - Small Visitor Attraction of the Year