"It has been agreed...that the king's body will be reinterred here in Leicester Cathedral."
The king's body has lain in its shadow for hundreds of years.
The reinterment likely to be early next year.
A temporary exhibition will open in near future and then a permanent visitor centre next year.
Relatives of Richard III, whose body was unearthed in Leicester, have won the right to challenge plans to rebury his remains in the city.
A facial reconstruction of King Richard III is on display today in Leicester's Guildhall on the first stop of a nationwide tour.
Members of the Richard III Society and other dignitaries held a rose-laying ceremony today at Bosworth Battlefield Heritage Centre.