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Leicester Guildhall

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Address: Guildhall Lane, Leicester LE1 5FQ, England
Phone Number: 44 (0) 116 253 2569
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11:00 am - 4:30 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 4:30 pm

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A charming little gem in the town centres a genuine and almost unchanged survivor of the medieval town. Feels like your walking back in history.

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 3, 2015
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Cobham, United Kingdom
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Cobham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015 NEW

A charming little gem in the town centres a genuine and almost unchanged survivor of the medieval town. Feels like your walking back in history.

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

Historical gem, Not pretentious, Very central. Next to Leicester cathedral and Richard 3rd Centre, Within 100m of City centre and all main shopping areas. Very interesting old building, Free entry.

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Dudley, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

I liked the comfort of the Guildhall and the information was short and to the point. Staff friendly and welcoming.

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Torquay, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

I only went in because I found it by accident after finding out that the Cathedral was closed. Am so glad I did! It's a really interesting building with information and stuff for kids to do. The staff were helpful and very welcoming and I would recommend it as a place to visit and not to be ignored, falling as... More 

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015

This is a rare medieval survival of the city centre rush to modernisation in the 60's & well worth a visit if you go to Leicester.

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Derby, England, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

Dropped in here for a spot of lunch after visiting the Cathedral. The menu is very limited, baguettes or panini , but what is served is fresh. Very friendly staff and the place is immaculately clean.

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

Great place for some actors to work in and show off their talent, you could easy walk past it without knowing it was there, if you get the chance then worth a good look around.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015 via mobile

the Guildhall steers away from its Richard III neighbours by focusing on the city itself and it's municipal history. A little lacking in any wow factor it's displays are interesting enough to get a good idea of live in times past. Worth going to see if you're on the museum tour of Leicester

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Kenilworth, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

Free, particularly liked the table tennis table set up in the old courtyard. Plenty of interesting things for the children to see . I liked the gaol and had a bit of a surprise when we turned the light on. The masks are superb. Don't miss this when you visit Leicester

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

In the same square as the Cathederal and the Richard III visitor centre, this little gem is really worth adding to your days activities. There is the actual hall itself and a couple of rooms to visit, which shows the medieval architecture and then there is a small museum detailing the history of Leicester in medical times, with fascinating artifacts.... More 

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Additional Information about Leicester Guildhall

Address: Address: Guildhall Lane, Leicester LE1 5FQ, England
Phone Number: 44 (0) 116 253 2569
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Leicestershire  >  Leicester
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 4:30 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 4:30 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 4:30 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 4:30 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 4:30 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 4:30 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 4:30 pm

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