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Museum, free entry


Jewry Wall Museum

Jewry Wall Museum


St. Nicholas Circle,


At Jewry Wall you can discover the archaeology of Leicester's past and find out about the people of Leicester from Prehistoric times to the Medieval period. The museum grounds contain one of Leicester's most famous landmarks, the Jewry Wall.

Coach parties acceptedDisabled toiletsEnglish Heritage PropertyEducation/study areaFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsGift shopPicnic sitePublic toiletsWelcome HostWheelchairs availableAccepts groups

Children welcomeDisabled accessDogs not accepted (except guidedogs)

Coach parties by prior arrangement only. Limited wheelchair access, accessible toilet, guide dogs welcome.

Opening details

Open daily Feb to Oct, open Nov to Jan for special events and group bookings only.


Free entry

Small charge for certain activities on event days.

Also at this Venue


  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • English Heritage PropertyEnglish Heritage Property
  • Education/study areaEducation/study area
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • Picnic sitePicnic site
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Welcome HostWelcome Host
  • Wheelchairs availableWheelchairs available
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Dogs not accepted (except guidedogs)Dogs not accepted (except guidedogs)

Coach parties by prior arrangement only. Limited wheelchair access, accessible toilet, guide dogs welcome.

Self-Assessed Accessibility Details


  • The route from the parking area to the entrance:
    • YesIs flat (i.e. without steps)

Public Areas

  • Level access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift:
    • YesTo a specially adapted public toilet suitable for wheelchair users
    • YesTo the gift shop
  • YesGood contrast between the floor and walls


  • YesSteps to the main entrance
    • 20
      Number of steps to entrance
    • YesHandrail by steps


  • YesSeating available for visitors with limited mobility
  • YesClear signage
  • YesEffective lighting for visually impaired visitors
  • YesWheelchairs provided
    • YesFree
  • YesAudible alarm system


See location of Jewry Wall Museum on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: SK 582044  Lat: 52.63494 Long: -1.14129

Situated on St Nicholas Circle opposite the Holiday Inn.

Wheelchair access through Holy Bones via Vaughan College's private car park (telephone prior to visit to ensure access through the car park is clear).

Parking: with charge