Attractions

NATIONAL SPACE CENTRE

NATIONAL SPACE CENTRE

The National Space Centre is a museum and educational centre covering the fields of space science and astronomy, along with a space research programme in partnership with the University of Leicester.

LEICESTER FOOTBALL CLUB

LEICESTER FOOTBALL CLUB

Based at the King Power Stadium. Leicester compete in the Premier League, England's highest division of football. They continue to compete at the highest level after the triumphant win of the premier league trophy last year, which will go down in history as one of the greatest sporting stories of all time. Visiting the King Power Stadium to cheer on the boys is a must during your stay!

LEICESTER CATHEDRAL

LEICESTER CATHEDRAL

Leicester Cathedral is at the physical heart of our city and county.  Our church, built on the site of a Roman temple and dedicated to St Martin of Tours, has been embedded in the public, economic, cultural and religious life of this community since medieval times.

LEICESTER TIGERS

LEICESTER TIGERS

A must for Rugby fans. Watch the Leicester Tigers in the Welford Road Stadium whilst downing a pint of Everards Tiger ale.

NEW WALK MUSEUM

NEW WALK MUSEUM

The New Walk Museum and Art Gallery is a museum on New Walk in Leicester, England, not far from the city centre. It opened in 1849 as one of the first public museums in the United Kingdom. New Walk contains displays of both science and art, international and local. The original building was designed by Joseph Hansom, designer of the hansom cab. It has been expanded several times, most recently in 2011.

LEICESTER RACECOURSE

LEICESTER RACECOURSE

Leicester Racecourse was established in 1773 at Victoria Park in Leicester, 110 years later they moved to Oadby in 1883. In the late 18th Century the Racecourse staged some of the most valuable races in the UK, including ‘The Prince of Wales Stakes’ and ‘The Portland Stakes.’ This carried more prize money than any of the 5 classic races in 1889. The course is the perfect day out for friends and family, especially when you take advantage of our racecourse package.

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