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Attenborough Arts Centre

0116 252 2455


University of Leicester,
Lancaster Road,


The Attenborough Arts Centre aims to offer opportunities to participate without barriers in ways that challenge and inspire. Its 180 - seater performance area, art studios, extensive exhibition gallery and bright foyer space enable people to engage with the arts as audiences, performers and learners.

Coach parties acceptedCredit cards accepted (no fee)Disabled toiletsEducation/study areaFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsOn-site cateringOn-site light refreshmentsPublic toiletsTelephone (public)Wheelchairs availableAccepts groupsFacilities for corporate hospitality

Disabled access

Opening Details

Open all the time

Open 10-6 Monday to Friday.


  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Education/study areaEducation/study area
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • On-site cateringOn-site catering
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Telephone (public)Telephone (public)
  • Wheelchairs availableWheelchairs available
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Facilities for corporate hospitalityFacilities for corporate hospitality
  • Disabled accessDisabled access



See location of Attenborough Arts Centre on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: SK 580040  Lat: 52.63067 Long: -1.14448

We are situated ten minute walk from Leicester railway station. Turn into University Road from London Road carry straight on at traffic light on Regents Road and take the first turn right into Lancaster Road. The Attenborough Arts Centre is on the left just before the Fire Station. There are 4 disabled parking spaces at the Centre. Free on - street parking is available after 6pm and is also available in the Medical Sciences Building car park after 6pm.

Parking: free

Parking: with charge

Accessible by Public Transport: 1.6 km from Leicester station