Museums in Leicester

Explore the museums of Leicester, we have a fantastic array of museums, historic venues, educational centres, learning resources and venues all on the doorstep of Holiday Inn Leicester Wigston. 

 

National Space Centre

National Space Centre

The National Space Centre is probably one of the finest and most interesting museums in Leicester. It includes six galleries; UK's largest dome planetarium, along with the iconic Rocket Tower. 

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New Walk Museum

New Walk Museum

The New Walk Museum and Art Gallery in Leicester was designed by Joseph Hansom, the designer of the hansom cab. It has been expanded several times after that, most recent in 2011. 

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Abbey Pumping Station

Abbey Pumping Station

The Abbey Pumping Station falls under Leicester’s museum of science and technology. It displays and gives complete justice to the city’s industrial, technological and scientific heritage. 

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Newarke Houses Museum

Newarke Houses Museum

The Newarke Houses Museum unfolds the story of Leicester and the history of the Royal Leicestershire Regiment with a cinematic experience, a diverse collection of toys from Tudor to the present day.

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Retro Computer Museum

Retro Computer Museum

An important factor about the Retro Computer Museum is solely dedicated for the preservation, display and public experience of computer and console systems from the 1960s. 

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Stonehurst Family Farm

Stonehurst Family Farm

A day at Stonehurst Family Farm and Museum is a day well spent! A perfect family day consists of a proper working family farm where you can interact and feed the friendly domesticated animals! 

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