Tourist venues

Explore North West Leicestershire

North West Leicestershire offers something for everyone, Ashby de la Zouch has a charming main street which is great for shopping, the heritage-rich areas surrounding Coalville share the history of its industrial past, and the flourishing National Forest is bursting with places to visit and things to do!  

Learn all about the natural world of woodland at the award-winning family attraction Conkers or visit the ruins of Ashby Castle, backdrop to the famous jousting scenes in Sir Walter Scott's classic novel Ivanhoe, and see craftspeople at work in the historic Ferrers Centre or simply enjoy miles of hidden nature trails.