Discover Leicester – Unearth captivating attractions
Leicester not only has a lot of rich history and captivating attractions, it is also home to the multi-award-winning National Space Centre. Attendees are invited to have a truly stratospheric experience within the six galleries where visitors will be able to interact with meteorites, rockets and satellites. For a truly immersive experience the National Space Centre is also home to the UK’s largest planetarium, for those who are adventurous you can even ascend the 42 metre tall rocket tower.
If you prefer to experience the beauty of nature then you can explore Leicester’s botanical garden, the sixteen acres of land display fauna collections from all over the globe, with the diverse collection of plants Leicester’s botanical garden is one of the most expansive gardens in Leicestershire. Within the vast expanse of land you will come across Leicester Arboretum, this can be found surrounding a refurbished Edwardian garden. These planting centres cleverly display native trees from around the world in the order that they arrived in the UK. You will be able to explore beautiful gardens, the desert house, and the tropical greenhouse as you stroll and immerse yourself in this inner-city paradise.
If you’re planning on visiting to discover Leicester in the near future then we highly recommend sampling the various types of cuisine that our wonderful City has to offer. Need somewhere to stay? Holiday Inn Leicester Wigston is the perfect spot to stay just outside the City and right next to the beautiful Knighton Park! With our 4* hotel rooms and customisable amenities it’s the perfect place to rest up after experiencing all the joys and attractions of Leicester.Book Now