GREAT CENTRAL RAILWAY
Great Central Road, Loughborough, Charnwood LE11 1RW Directions
Quorn and Woodhouse, Rothley Station, Training, Accessibility, Rolling Stock, Special Events, Cafes, Conferences and Entertainment for Commercial, Shop, Train, Vintage Vehicle Club, Walks Around the Line, Swithland Sidings & The Mountsorrel Branch
The Great Central Railway is the only railway of UK's double track, mainline history. The railway has won several awards including "The Year's Independent Railway," a gold award for "The Best Tourist Experience in the East Midlands", and "Quality-assured Visitor Attraction" named by Enjoy England. The Museum contains historical information and artefacts from the start of railways and in particular the Great Central. It provides commercial and corporate clients in a variety of areas. It has a function room and Lovatt House. Their former goods offices have been beautifully restored to Victorian splendour and are suitable for meetings and events for up to 70 people.
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Queens Park, Granby Street, Charnwood LE11 3DU Directions
Museum Shop, Art and Craft Workshops, Collection, Tours and Lectures, Food and Drinks, Events, Interactive Displays, Computers and Audio-Visuals, Talks, Exhibitions & Children Programs
Charnwood Museum has a well-presented, dedicated retail space which has a variety of products reflecting the themes, displays, and exhibitions of the museum. It features a wide range of exhibits reflecting the history, geology, archaeology, and industries of Charnwood and the surrounding area. The museum also has a café and a shop, fully accessible to disabled visitors. It offers a seasonal menu catering to a wide audience with a variety of hot/cold food and drinks. They afford free entry.
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STONEHURST FAMILY FARM & MUSEUM
Bond Lane, Mountsorrel, Loughborough, Charnwood LE12 7AA Directions
Hold Baby Animals, Guided Tour, Animal Feed, Tractor, Party Tea, Gift Boxes with ToysBirthdays, Farm Park, John's House, Pony Rides, Schools/Groups, Swings, Farm and Tea Shop, Motor Museum, School Groups & Playgrounds
Stonehurst Family Farm & Museum is a friendly museum with friendly animals, freshly laid eggs, jumping in the straw barn, loving tractor drives, pony rides, baby animals, and nature trail. The farm also holds a wonderful collection of antique, vintage, and classic cars, bikes, and memorabilia bikes produced by the Duffin family over the past 50 years. There are still many of the cars and motorcycles on view. They also offer an educational guided tour in the morning, include close contact with the animals, environment, growing plants, and crops. They afford free admission for children under 2.
Price: Adult - £6.95
Child - £5.95
Family (2 Adults, 2 Children) - £22
Concession (*OAP, Disabled or Carer) - £5.95