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Bosworth Water Park
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Wellesborough Road, Market Bosworth, Leicestershire, CV13 6PD

Enjoy windsurfing, canoeing and fishing at this 50 acre leisure park. Great for a weekend away camping or caravanning.

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  • Parking: with charge
  • Children welcome
  • Disabled access
 
 
 
The BoilerHouse, Foxton
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Gumley Road, Foxton, Market Harborough, Leicestershire, LE16 7RA

The BoilerHouse has undergone a huge transformation. Containing many fascinating exhibits of the time, the BoilerHouse demonstrates how tough it was to make a living showing how families survived the conditions of 19th century canal life.

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  • Rail station: Market Harborough (4 miles)
  • Parking: with charge
  • Children welcome
  • Disabled access
 
 
 
National Space Centre
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Exploration Drive, Leicester, LE4 5NS

With six interactive galleries, the UK’s largest planetarium, unique 3D Simulator experience and the iconic 42m high Rocket Tower, the award-winning National Space Centre is an out of this world experience.

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  • Rail station: Leicester (3 miles)
  • Parking: with charge
  • Children welcome
 
 
 
Abbey Park statue of Cardinal Wolsey
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Abbey Park Road, Leicester, LE4 5AQ

An award winning park, situated in Leicester's city centre. Enjoy exploring a Chinese garden, historical ruins, canals and boating lakes. Abbey Park is also home to fun fairs and festivals.

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  • Rail station: London Rd, Leicester (2 miles)
  • Parking: free
  • Children welcome
  • Free entry
  • Disabled access
 
 
 
Abbey Pumping Station, Leicester
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Corporation Road, Leicester, LE4 5PX

Visit Leicester's Museum of Science & Technology which is located in a late 19th century sewage pumping station. Discover beam steam engines, exhibitions, enjoy family friendly events and delve into 200 years of science and technology.

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  • Rail station: Leicester (3 miles)
  • Parking: free
  • Children welcome
  • Free entry
  • Disabled access
  • Guided tour(s)
 
 
 

Tuckers Road, Loughborough, Leicestershire, LE11 2PH

Enjoy the outdoors, and explore the 27.12 acres of Charnwood Water, a former clay pit.

 
 
 

The Driveway, Eye Kettleby, Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire, LE14 2TD

There are seven day ticket coarse fishing lakes, these can all offer a wide varity of good quality fish. All the lakes are well stocked, this providing excellent fishing for all types of angler.

 
 
 

Gumley Road, Foxton, Market Harborough, Leicestershire, LE16 7RA

Passenger boat trips run most weekends from April to October or if you fancy something a little bit different, you can hire a boat for the whole day, bring along family and friends and really experience the canals first hand!

 
 
 
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Lakeside Bistro and Tearooms, Shortheath Road, Moira, Swadlincote, Derbyshire, DE12 6BW

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  • Rail station: Burton on Trent (7 miles)
  • Parking: free
  • Disabled access
 
 
 
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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.

 
 
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Broughton Road, Stoney Stanton, Leicestershire, LE9 4JA

There are two lakes available for fishing and night fishing. There is a large lake for jetskiers and a small lake exclusively for fishing.

 
 
 

Whetstone Gorse Lane, Whetstone, Leicester, LE8 6LX