Melton Mowbray Town Heritage Trail
This heritage trail will show you a thousand years of history including the places and people that made the town what it is today. You can explore parkland, visit cafes, buy cheese or pork pies and visit Melton Carnegie Museum which features excellent exhibitions on the history of Melton Mowbray and the surrounding area.
To accompany this guide a free downloadable app also provides you with much more information on each of the buildings and places you can visit whilst in Melton Mowbray. See the links on the right to download your app.
The route is accessible for all and facilities are available along the way. The tour begins and ends in the town centre and can be started at any point and you can easily navigate back to where you started from using the map.
There's so much to see and do in Melton Mowbray and Leicestershire, why not book a short break and stay longer?
- The printed guide is helpful to browse while in the town centre if you prefer a printed map with text to read while walking round the route.
- In addition, an app for both iPhone and android mobile phones is also available. The app is useful while you are following the trail as you will be able to see photographs of the town and its buildings past and present, hear audio snippets and read lots of interesting and amusing facts and legends about the area and its characters.