Things to see and do in Leicester and Leicestershire
Leicestershire cannot fail to inspire you. From great family attractions to top class restaurants, there's plenty to discover.
You might prefer to visit a museum or gallery, or hire a boat on the Grand Union Canal or travel back in time on a steam train at the Great Central Railway. You could enjoy a local festival, or explore a Leicestershire stately home.
The award winning National Space Centre is the UK's largest attraction dedicated to space. From the moment you catch sight of the Space Centre's futuristic Rocket Tower, you'll be treated to hours of breathtaking discovery & fun.
CONKERS, the award winning attraction at The Heart of the National Forest, a unique mix of indoor and outdoor experiences to keep you and your family engaged for hours.
You and your family can enjoy acres of action, animals, indoor attractions and fun-packed events.
Twycross Zoo is a World Primate Centre set in 80 acres we have over 500 animals of almost 150 species including all 4 great apes, over 20 species of monkey, Asian elephants, snow leopards, penguins, meerkats, giraffes and many more ...
Giant 8 acre Maize Maze with a fun Quiz Trail hidden amongst 3 miles of paths with high level bridges & towers. For 2016 the award-winning maze is designed in the shape of Roald Dahl’s “BFG”.
Phoenix is an independent cinema, digital arts centre and café bar located in Leicester's Cultural Quarter. A charitable organisation, Phoenix aims to bring inspirational film and art to all through its varied programme and exhibitions.
See and touch friendly farm yard animals at Stonehurst Family Farm, collect eggs and visit 'Cuddle Corner.' Our tearoom sells home baked cakes every day.