Glorious Heritage Short Break
2 adults - £109
Explore over 500 years of glorious heritage around Leicester and Leicestershire, from national centres of remembrance and brewing, to battlefields and the discovery of King Richard III’s remains. Five stunning historic attractions and an award-winning hotel have come together to offer an exclusive accessible short break.
Book today for just £109 for two adults and enjoy one night's accommodation and breakfast at the 4 star Hinckley Island Hotel (Access for All category winner of the Leicestershire Excellence in Tourism Awards 2012) PLUS choose 3 out of these 5 fascinating accessible attractions and experiences.
The National Brewery Centre
Discover the history, art and fun of brewing on a guided tour of the museum.
It incorporates large parts of the original Bass collection and celebrates the social history and real life experiences of people involved in the development of brewing. Shire horses, steam engines and vintage brewery vehicles are also on show. Download access statement here.
Snibston Discovery Museum
A world of discovery, from fashion history to engineering marvels.
Take a journey around the former colliery site and explore 500 years of technological innovation and its impact on our everyday lives - from the earliest mining tools, prototype jet engine to the largest fashion display outside London. Download access statement here.
Bosworth Battlefield Heritage Centre
Re-live the famous turning point in British history, ending The Wars of the Roses.
A fascinating historical site offering a complete insight into medieval times and the battle itself where King Richard III met his fate in 1485. Optional tours and falconry displays are also available to book during your visit. Download access statement here.
National Memorial Arboretum
Take time to explore 150 acres of beautiful woodland and gardens at the National Memorial Arboretum.
Indulge in traditional afternoon tea for two before enjoying a stroll around the peaceful grounds. Call at least 48 hours before arrival to pre-book. Download access statement here.
Leicester and The Belmont Hotel
Discover sites in the city of Leicester associated with King Richard III by following the self-guided trail map.
Then take the weight off your feet and relax with a traditional afternoon tea at The Belmont Hotel, situated on the Victorian New Walk. Must be pre-booked. Download access statement here.
Your e-tickets will be issued upon payment of your short break and are valid from the day of your arrival until the end of 2014. If you don't have time to enjoy all three attractions or experience during your short break, why not come back at a later date?
This short break is subject to availability. Please check in advance of your visit for individual attraction opening dates, times and exclusions. Advance booking is essential for afternoon teas. If you have a query, why not take a look at our Frequently Asked Questions page?
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