Celebrate a great patriotic day in your community. With flags lining the streets, activities, demonstrations, theatre and stalls. A great chance for the whole community to come together. All performances and activities are free.
This Easter school holiday we will be hitting the pimple on the head and rooting around in the bogie infested nostril of life to find the impolite truth behind the human body.
All day programme. Come and meet our birds, dogs and ferrets. Child admission includes an Easter egg hunt. £2 per person for all events.
The museum season opens with a major new exhibition on Hinckley and District in the Great War 1914 – 1918. Through artifacts entirely donated by the public, the Museum will tell the peoples’ story of how the area responded to the most climatic of events of the early 20th Century. Visitors ‘go over the top’ into no man’s land to the sound of gunfire and shellfire.
The UK’s largest space visitor attraction. Upon arrival you will understand why this really is a visit that’s out of this world.
How far: 21.8 miles
Journey through medieval England in the interactive exhibition, witness the horrors of medieval warfare in the Battle Room and test your skills as an archaeologist in the BFI Science Laboratory.
How far: 7.9 miles
Set in 50 acres of parkland, the zoo is home to 1,000 or so animals, most of which are endangered species.
How far: 14.1 miles
Experience a totally electrifying day out at Britain’s ultimate castle and immerse yourself in over 1,000 years of jaw-dropping history.
How far: 20.7 miles
The showcase for Leicestershire’s historic science, technology, design and fashion collections. Adjacent to the main entrance is the country park.
How far: 22.5 miles
Family theme park with children’s rides, family fun, zoo and thrill rides. Featuring Stormforce 10, Maelstrom, Shockwave, and the vertical drop.
How far: 16 miles
|Leicester||16 miles||25 mins|
|Warwick||25 miles||30 mins|
|Towcester||35 miles||50 mins|
|Wolverhampton||50 miles||1 hour|
|Stratford||32 miles||40 mins|
Burghley is one of the largest and grandest houses of the first Elizabethan age.
How far: 50 miles
Award-winning attraction at the heart of the National Forest. A unique mix of indoor and outdoor experiences to keep you and your family engaged for hours – whatever the weather.
How far: 26 miles