The Best Places To Visit in Leicester

Hand-picked top 3 places to visit in Leicester, UK. 50-Point Inspection includes local reviews, history, trading standards, ratings, satisfaction, trust, price and their general excellence. Only the bee's knees!


Exploration Drive, Leicester LE4 5NS

Since 2001

Science Museum, Exhibitions, Collections, Tower, Educational Resources, Learning Programs, School Visits, Group Visits, Scouting and Guiding Groups, Interactive Live Science Show, Rocket Building Workshop, Displays, Birthday Parties, Weddings, Christmas Parties, Conferences, Special Events, Digital Visualisation, Venue Hire, Cafe & Gift Shops

Free Admission for Child under 5 ● The building was designed by Nicholas Grimshaw ● The tower is 42 m (138 ft) tall and claims to be the only place to house upright space rockets indoors ● With six interactive galleries, the UK’s largest planetarium and the iconic 42m high Rocket Tower, the award-winning National Space Centre is an out of this world experience

Registration 03485236

Price: Adult £15
Child (5-16) £12
Concessions £12
Parking (All Day) £3


Off Peak Periods:
Mon - Sun 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Peak Periods:
Mon - Sun 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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4A Saint Martins, Leicester LE1 5DB

Since 2014

Visitor Centre, Dynasty Death and Discovery, Murder, Mystery and Mayhem, an Incredible Discovery, A Controversial King, Experience the Legend, Corporate Events, Group Visits, White Boar Cafe, Facilities and Accessibility, Learning Programs, Educational Visits, KS4+ Classes, Non-School Groups, Workshops, Walking Trail, Exhibition & Cathedral Visit

Free Admission for Children aged 4 and under, tour leader and coach driver ● Free familiarisation visit for group leaders on confirmation of booking ● The project cost £4 million and was designed by Paul East (Maber Architects) ● Their exhibition and facilities are designed to be fully accessible to our disabled guests

Registration 6586780

Price: Adult (16+ Years) £8.95
Child (5-15 Years) £4.75
Family (2 Adults and 2 Children) £21.50
Over 60s & Student £8


Sun - Fri 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Sat & Bank Holidays 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Corporation Road, Leicester LE4 5PX

Since 1972

Science Museum, Architecture Structure, Exhibitions, Transport, Public Health, Light and Optics, Toys and Civil Engineering Exhibits, Collections, The Ghostly Engineer, Nine 0'Clock Horses, Walking on Wate, Displays, Heritage Centre, Special Events, Wedding, Receptions, Corporate Functions, Private Functions, Activities, Pump Room & Gift Shop

Offers Free Admission ● The grand Victorian building, designed by Stockdale Harrison (Leicester architect), houses four Arthur Woolf compound beam engines built by Gimson and Company of Leicester ● The museum is a licensed venue for wedding ceremonies

Registration 49517

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February - October:
Mon - Sun 11:00 am - 4:30 pm
November - January:
Mon - Sun Special Events Only

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