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Old John Tower, Bradgate Park
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Bradgate Park, Newtown Linford, Leicestershire, LE6 0HE

Spend the day exploring Bradgate park - a 340 hectare ancient deer park which was the home of Lady Jane Grey, 9 day Queen of England (1553).

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  • Rail station: Leicester (5 miles)
  • Parking: with charge
  • Free entry
 
 
 

Great Central Road, Loughborough, Leicestershire, LE11 1RW

Quorn & Woodhouse Station on the Great Central Railway has the added attraction, rare on a heritage railway, of a fully working sixty foot turntable.

 
 
Stoneywell
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Ulverscroft, Markfield, Leicestershire, LE67

The home of a family who lived and loved the Arts & Crafts

 
 
Carillon and War Memorial Museum
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Queens Park, Loughborough, Leicestershire, LE11 3DU

Loughborough Carillon Tower & War Memorial was built after WW1 to commemorate the men of the town who gave their lives. Unique in Britain, it is the only purpose built carillon tower.

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  • Rail station: Loughborough (1 mile)
  • Parking: with charge
  • Children welcome
 
 
 
Charnwood Museum, Loughborough
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Queens Hall, Granby Street, Loughborough, Leicestershire, LE11 3DU

Charnwood Museum is a popular family friendly museum set in the heart of the beautiful Queens Park in the centre of Loughborough.

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  • Rail station: Loughborough (2 miles)
  • Children welcome
  • Free entry
  • Disabled access
 
 
 

Steeple Row, Loughborough, Leicestershire, LE11 4RE

The historic parish church of All Saints is a large and beautiful medieval building at the heart of Loughborough's ancient town centre.

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  • Rail station: Loughborough (1 mile)
  • Free entry
  • Disabled access
 
 
 

The Aeropark, East Midlands Airport, Castle Donington, Leicestershire, DE74 2SA

The Aeropark has a collection of 18 complete airframes on external display within the park with another 5 aircraft under complete restoration and 4 aircraft sections.

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  • Rail station: East Midlands Parkway (6.9 miles)
  • Parking: free
  • Children welcome
  • Disabled access
 
 
 

Parish of Emmanuel, Loughborough & St Mary-in-Charnwood, Nanpantan, LE11

Emmanuel is a large, growing Christian community near the centre of Loughborough.

 
 
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Loughborough Central Station, Great Central Road, Loughborough, Leicestershire, LE11 1RW

Rail Route: Loughborough to Leicester

The Great Central Railway is Britain's only double track main line steam railway. Train rides are available every weekend and Bank Holiday throughout the year and daily in May through to September.

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  • Rail station: Loughbrough (1 mile)
  • Children welcome
  • Disabled access
 
 
 
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Freehold Street, Loughborough, Leicestershire, LE11 1AR

Part of the world's largest working bellfoundry. The museum shows the craft techniques of moulding, casting, tuning and the fitting up of bells.

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  • Rail station: Loughborough (1 mile)
  • Parking: free
  • Disabled access
 
 
 

Granby Street, Loughborough, Leicestershire, LE11 3DZ

Loughborough Library is a large, busy library in the centre of the town on Granby Street. There is a ramp at the front of the building and the main part of the library is on one level, with a ramp or steps up to the children's area.

 
 
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Near the Parish Church, Rectory Place, Loughborough, Leicestershire, LE11 1UW

The Old Rectory Museum is a rare stone 13th century manor house, featuring displays of archaeological finds, and local history.

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  • Rail station: Loughboorugh (0 mile)
  • Children welcome
  • Free entry
 
 
 
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Quorn, Loughborough, Leicestershire, LE12

Quorn On-line Museum - where Quorn's history and memories are waiting for you to discover and enjoy them!

Visit our website www.quornmuseum.com and browse through over 1,600 artefacts.

 
 

Old School Rooms, 3 School Street, Rothley, Leicester, LE12

A church building certainly existed on the current site at least by the beginning of the 11th century. The Doomsday Book (1086) records a ‘priest’ in Rothley.

 
 

St Mary the Virgin & St John the Baptist, Church St, Rothley, Leicester, LE7 7PD

A church building certainly existed on the current site at least by the beginning of the 11th century. The Doomsday Book (1086) records a ‘priest’ in Rothley.

 
 
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Mill Farm Hathern Road, Shepshed, Loughborough, Leicestershire, LE12 9RP

There has been a mill on this site since the Dooms Day and the present mill dates back to the 18th century. Open on special open days.

 
 

Prestwold, Loughborough, Leicestershire, LE12 5SQ

Sir Christopher Packe acquired the estates of Cotes and Prestwold in the mid-seventeenth century. Initially he and his family lived at the fine Cotes Park House but his eldest son was described as being 'of Prestwold' by the year 1682.

 
 

The Rectory, 165 Main Street, Swithland, Leicestershire, LE12 8TQ

As the parish church of Swithland, St Leonard’s seeks to be a Christian presence in the local area, offering worship and prayer each week, and encouraging all its members to witness to their Christian faith and to serve the local community.

 
 
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Bond Lane, Mountsorrel, Loughborough, Leicestershire, LE12 7AR

Motor museum housing impressive collection of vintage motor cars, motor cycles and memorabilia including Leicestershire's first motor bus, recently restored.

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  • Rail station: Sileby (2 miles)
  • Parking: free
  • Children welcome
  • Disabled access