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image for Walking Route item typeThomas Cook Trail - 26-28 Granby Street at The Thomas Cook Walking Trail

Walking Route

Contact

Maria Scriven

0116 225 4000

Address

Leicester,
LE1 6AG

Details

This was called 'Cook's Rooms' and was Thomas Cook's second residence in Leicester (1843-1854). He also used it as a Temperance Commercial Boarding House, a reading room, a cheap printing office and excursion booking office.

Walk Route: Granby Street

Access: 1

Duration: 5 minutes

Time/Effort 1 out of 5
Navigation 1 out of 5
Technicality 1 out of 5
Toilets Available in Leicester Market
Refreshments Available throughout the city

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Directions

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Map reference: SK 588043  Lat: 52.63328 Long: -1.13261

Located on Gallowtree Gate in the town centre close to the Clock Tower.