Refine your search

Type of Item

 

Location

 

Facilities

 

Or Item Name

 
 

Heritage sites

loading...



The 1620s House and Garden is like taking a step back in time where you can explore the early 17th century house and its gardens and see how people lived 400 years ago.

Coalville

VistEngland VAQASGreen Flag Award

 

Moira Blast Furnace is an impressive 19th Century piece of architechture situated in the heart of the National Forest. Enjoy finding out about it's fascinating history, with woodland walks and trails to explore.

Ashby-de-la-Zouch

Visit Britain Good to goMLA's Museum Accreditation Scheme sets out nationally agreed standards for museums in the UKLeicestershire and Rutland Heritage ForumSelf-assessed Accessibility Information

 

The National Brewery Centre takes visitors through the story of brewing, from ancient times through to the latest methods - using actors, animatronics, holographics and multi-media technology.

Burton Upon Trent

VistEngland VAQASStay Play Explore

 

Visitors can climb the tower today despite it suffering massive damage during the Civil War. There are great views from the top! Then make sure you discover the underground passage from the kitchen to the tower.

Ashby-de-la-Zouch

VistEngland VAQASEnglish Heritage

 

A local history museum that tells the fascinating story of Ashby de la Zouch. Family history research and educational services available by appointment. Evening talks and walks can be booked by groups.

Ashby-de-la-Zouch

MLA's Museum Accreditation Scheme sets out nationally agreed standards for museums in the UKLeicestershire and Rutland Heritage Forum

 

The Harpur family lived at Calke Abbey and were noted for their reclusive eccentricity. You will not find a highly restored interior but a most interesting and informal picture of a grand country house in its latter years.

Ashby-de-la-Zouch

VistEngland VAQASNational Trust

 

We are an accredited museum, run entirely by a group of volunteers and we have won a number of regional awards for our exhibitions, other projects and events which we run throughout the year.

Castle Donington

MLA's Museum Accreditation Scheme sets out nationally agreed standards for museums in the UKLeicestershire and Rutland Heritage Forum

 

This is a local heritage group which holds a considerable archive of photographs tracing the history of the industries and community of this unique town. Talks are given throughout the year.

Coalville

 

Read about Diseworth from the Domesday Book to the present day. Trace your ancestors in the local Census pages, from 1841 to 1901. Read articles about local people and places. See pictures of buildings and the local landscape

Coalville

Leicestershire and Rutland Heritage Forum

 

The Aeropark has a collection of 18 complete airframes on external display within the park with another 5 aircraft under complete restoration and 4 aircraft sections.

Castle Donington

 

The Grace Dieu Priory was an Augustinian priory near Thringstone in Leicestershire, England. It was founded around 1235-1241 by Roesia de Verdon and dissolved in October in 1538.

Coalville

Leicestershire and Rutland Heritage Forum

 

Holy Trinity at Staunton-Harold has its original 17th century cushions and hangings, panelling and a painted ceiling. It was built between 1653 and 1665 and is one of the few churches to be erected during the Cromwellian era.

Ashby-de-la-Zouch

National Trust

 

Holy Trinity Ashby is a welcoming and vibrant church community. Our hope is that you will feel welcome among us, whether you come to visit, drop in now and again or become a regular.

Ashby-de-la-Zouch

 

Swannington Heritage Trust exists to preserve and enhance our legacy of the past for the benefit and enjoyment of people in the present. Visit this windmill and see its restoration in process.

Coalville

Self-assessed Accessibility Information

 

Ibstock Historical Group covers historical information about Ibstock and the surrounding villages of Ellistown, Nailstone, Odstone, Heather and Swepstone. We have 1200 categorised images, local maps, and can help with local family history.

Ibstock

 

Visit Kegworth Museum where you will find out about local history throughout the ages.

Kegworth

MLA's Museum Accreditation Scheme sets out nationally agreed standards for museums in the UKLeicestershire and Rutland Heritage Forum

 

Measham Museum is a small village museum illustrating the history of Measham and its inhabitants. Changing photographic exhibitions and permanent displays provide a unique record of a community.

Ashby-de-la-Zouch

MLA's Museum Accreditation Scheme sets out nationally agreed standards for museums in the UKLeicestershire and Rutland Heritage Forum