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Places to Visit

Whether you are looking for a fun fuelled family day out, a visit to explore our many heritage sites and museums, somewhere to eat and drink, to shop, to learn, to explore, to walk, to run, or just simply... relax, you can do it all in South Leicestershire.

Here's some more suggestions for days out in Harborough...

Foxton Locks

Foxton Locks

Foxton Locks is a series of 10 locks on the Grand Union Canal. There is lots to explore including watching the boats, visiting the museum and eating in one of the pubs on site.


Experience the fun and exhilaration of driving monster tanks and other military vehicles over courses set around a real life World War II bombing range.


Harborough Museum

The museum celebrates Market Harborough’s long history as a centre of trade and industry in the heart of the Welland Valley at the crossroads between Leicestershire and Northamptonshire.

Welland Park

The award winning Welland Park offers a wide range of activities for all the family. From a state of the art playground for the children to the beautiful rose and sensory garden there's something for everyone.

Kilworth House Theatre

There’s a special aura and magic about open-air theatre on a beautiful summer’s evening, so what better way to experience that magic than amidst the magnificent surroundings of the Kilworth estate.

Military Vehicle Museum

The museum includes a number of tanks used in War-based movies of the last 20 years: Saving Private Ryan, Evita, Fury and many more. With a wide collection of vehicles and artifacts the museum is a great place to visit.


Bird on the Hand

A superb and unique experience for all birds of prey fans! Get a 'Bird on the Hand' experience and fly a variety of fantastic birds from the smallest to the largest breeds.

Wistow Maze

Wistow Maze is a giant 8 acre maize maze with a fun Quiz Trail hidden amongst 3 miles of pathways, with high-level bridges and towers giving fabulous panoramic views.
Bird on the Hand

Some more suggestions ....