Containing many fascinating exhibits of the time, the Boiler House demonstrates how tough it was to make a living showing how families survived the harsh conditions of 19th century canal life.
Delve into Leicestershire's fascinating history at Bosworth Battlefield Country Park - the site of the 1485 Battle of Bosworth.
Look out for special events or go for a stroll and some refreshments served onsite.
Hello and welcome to all FC Porto fans travelling to Leicester this week!
To ensure you receive a warm welcome in our city, we are creating a special fanzone where fans can meet up before kick-off and enjoy the pre-match atmosphere.
As well as the match, I hope you will have time to discover some of Leicester’s many attractions – or at least see enough to persuade you to come back for a longer visit! Para garantir uma receção calorosa na nossa cidade, estamos a criar uma especial Fanzone para os adeptos para encontrar antes do inicio do jogo e desfrutar dessa atmosfera Para além do jogo, eu espero que tenham tempo para apreciar algumas das várias atrações em Leicester – ou pelo menos ver o suficiente para garantir que regressem para uma visita mais longa! Visit, explore and discover Leicester and Leicestershire this Autumn as the city and county is brimming with many fascinating attractions, tasty places to eat and drink and a brilliant variety of events and festivals taking place every day.
Visit our historical, cosmopolitan city and discover a fascinating 2,000 year heritage including revolutionary Romans and the story of the discovery and reinterment of the last king of England to be killed in battle, King Richard III.
There are award-winning attractions and museums, a packed calendar of vibrant arts and cultural events and festivals, as well as tastes inspired by food and drink across the world.
In the county, experience and enjoy stunning rural landscapes, country parks, fine market towns and quintesential historical villages, exciting food, music and agricultural festivals, along with award-winning restaurants and mouth-watering tea rooms.Buy your tickets online for this year's Melton Mowbray Food Festival taking place in the Cattle Market, Nottingham Road, Melton Mowbray.As well as local specialities of Stilton Cheese and Melton Mowbray Pork Pies, visitors will also be able to taste and buy food and delicacies from across the UK and around the world.More information The Loogabarooga Festival takes place from Wednesday 19th to Monday 24th October 2016 and is an exciting annual event in Loughborough for families who love books and illustrated literature.A series of unique and hand-made benches will again be placed around the town centre during the Festival, with Fairytale and Ladybird classic 'Rumpelstiltskin' chosen as the new Book Bench theme for 2016.See full details here Our 2016 Stay Play Explore short break packages start at just £139.