Want to know where Henry VI Part 2 is set? Shakespeare set Henry VI Part 2, during the time of the historical King Henry IV of England and France, and depicts the great battle for power in England. The play is set entirely in England, in palaces – of the king, the Duke of York, the Duke of Winchester and the Cardinal of Winchester -, gardens and battlefields.
The map below shows all the locations Shakespeare used for Henry VI Part 2, and below the map is a text list of the locations. When you click a pin on the map it opens to show all of the settings used within the location, using Shakespeare actual wording. You can zoom in on the map for a more detailed view of an area, click the icons on the map for more information, or use the list of all map pins below the Henry VI Part 2 settings map: