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image for Historic Site item typeCastle Park

Historic Site, free entry

Contact

Leicester City Council

0116 252 7000

Address

c/o Leicester City Council,
Welford Place,
Leicester,
LE1 6ZG

Details

Of all the towns in England, Leicester is one of the few that can trace its development and growth from Iron Age settlement to modern industrial city. The character of present-day Leicester has been shaped over the last 2000 years by different peoples, new industries and changing fortunes.

Opening details

Open Dawn til Dusk

Prices

Free entry

Location

Directions

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Map reference: SK 584044  Lat: 52.63442 Long: -1.13739

Follow the signs marked by Welcome Signs (cast iron fingerposts) that lead to the boundary of Castle Park.

Parking: with charge

Accessible by Public Transport: 3.2 km from Leicester station