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Mountsorrel and Rothley Community Heritage Centre

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Family time

We, my grown up daughters and grandsons adore this place, the walks, operating toy trains, building... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Mandy M
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great place to visit

friendly people to greet you,made me feel at home,a place of intrest and lots off things to... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Barry G
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  • Average4%
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“nature trail”(15 reviews)
“cakes”(10 reviews)
“rail line”(3 reviews)
The Heritage Centre is a modern building constructed, in part, from three historic buildings. Within the building we have two Heritage Rooms with displays providing an insight into the history of the villages of Mountsorrel and Rothley. Granite's...more
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240 Swithland Lane | North of the junction with Halstead Road, Mountsorrel LE7 7UE, England
+44 116 237 4591
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All reviews nature trail cakes rail line great nature woodland walk den building area picnic area railway carriage nice coffee cake and ice cream lovely place to visit information boards any age interesting things staff were helpful the great central railway lovely afternoon
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We, my grown up daughters and grandsons adore this place, the walks, operating toy trains, building dens, the picnic areas, seeing the wildlife, stick man, putting coins in the well and making wishes, food in the Cafe especially the cake, above all the train trips....More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Mandy M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

friendly people to greet you,made me feel at home,a place of intrest and lots off things to see.born in leicester now live in canada

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Barry G
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We visited in the summer and sat outside with Stanley (cockapoo) friendly staff and good food. Would recommend it

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Tish J
Reviewed December 6, 2018

A lovely place to visit and spend time over coffee and lunch. Three friends and I visited recently and enjoyed the experience very much. Will certainly visit again.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank AngelafEngland
Reviewed December 1, 2018

We came across this wonderful place run by volunteers touring around north Leicestershire. It is a little gem to spend a day walking the trials and finishing off with lunch in a brilliant cafe. We found it was not easy to find but worth the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Ron W
Reviewed September 6, 2018

We went for an afternoon tea last Tuesday. Had plenty of time to walk the trails and look into the heritage museums . The tea was definitely 10 out of 10. Super sandwiches, cream and jam scones and great cakes. Service was brilliant and you...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank j0hnr0
Reviewed August 8, 2018

Been here several times now, and is such a lovely addition to the area. Nice food, drinks, lovely outdoor seating area, and very educational.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank JohanLoughborough
Reviewed August 1, 2018 via mobile

A friend recently told me about this place and so I thought I’d go and visit. What a find! Can’t believe I’ve never heard of it. Two lovely walks... lots of mini beasts etc to find. Den building area for children and fantastic views. Lots...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank JoB240
Reviewed July 26, 2018 via mobile

Visited for the first time today as my son is doing voluntary work here and what can I say except WOW, why have I not visited before. Beautiful place, extremely well managed and organised. Had a bite to eat in the cafe,the food was delicious...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank lindarP1891BC
Reviewed July 16, 2018 via mobile

From babies to older people this place is for all ages although there are some steep slopes that aren't accessible for all there is still plenty to take in. There are 2 woodland walks to go on one has quite a steep incline and a...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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