Want to know where Richard II is set? In Shakespeare’s Richard II the location of the action moves around far more than any other of Shakespeare’s plays. It is a play about power and the deposing of a weak king by a potentially good king and takes ian a number of English and French locations, including: Brittany, The Lists at Coventry, Ely House, Ireland, Windsor Castle, Plashy, Harlech Castle, Bristol Castle, Berkeley Castle, Flint Castle, Westminster Hall, Langley, Tower of London and Pomfret Castle.

The map below shows all the locations Shakespeare used for Richard II , 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 Richard II settings map: