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Visit Leicester

  1. Heritage

    Leicester’s remarkable 2000-year old history will once again take centre stage when the city sees the return of the much-loved Heritage Open Days. Uncover stories from the past and discover the unseen heritage across the city in this once-a-year event featuring all the old favourites as well as brand-new events.

    30 Aug 2019
  2. belgrave highlights

    How quickly it comes around! We’re heading into the golden month, with gorgeous crisp air, short nights, and hopefully some of the sun that was promised in August.

    2 Sep 2019
  3. Take One Giant Leap into space-themed fun in Leicester this half term!
    1. 11 Oct 201920 Oct 2019
  4. Black History Month 2018
    Black History Month (BHM) is held each year in October, with a programme that promotes the history and contribution that African and Caribbean communities have made to Leicester, helping to understand the present through our past.
    1. 27 Sep 201931 Oct 2019
  5. Sarah Outen MBE FRGS, First Woman to Row Solo across the Indian Ocean. Whitwell, Rutland Water, November 2009
    One hundred striking images of modern Britons capturing the pioneering spirit - yet also the nature of the individual woman.
    1. 14 Sep 201927 Oct 2019
  6. old john tower in the sun

    We are well and truly in the middle of a scorching summer which means there should be no excuses to stay indoors.  Breathe in the delightful summer air and explore the best of Leicester and Leicestershire!

    26 Feb 2019
  7. instagram bradgate

    Want to boost your picture potential? The perfect location is essential! 

    12 Aug 2019
  8. Leicester market trader

    Our county is blessed with some of the best food and drink around! 

    18 Jun 2019
  9. The Richard III Portrait from the National Portrait Gallery in situ
    One of the most popular pictures in the National Portrait Gallery Collection, the iconic portrait of Richard III is now on display in Leicester as part of the national COMING HOME project.
    1. 8 Jun 201922 Sep 2019
  10. Visit Leicester Information Centre, Gallowtree Gate
    Visit Leicester is the city's hub for information located at the top of Gallowtree Gate and Horsefair Street.
    1. 1 Jan 000131 Dec 9999
    2. 1 Jan 201821 Dec 2018
    3. 1 Jan 201921 Dec 2019