Look for the striking carvings on the roof supports of this substantial medieval cathedral. Free hour-long tours take place at 2pm from...
King Richard III: Dynasty, Death & Discovery
Leicester's brand-new, high-tech King Richard III visitor centre is split into three sections. Dynasty explores his rise to become the...
St Nicholas Church
Dates from circa 900.
In the atmospheric Lanes – a tangle of alleys south of the High St – this old-fashioned pub has fine draught ales and a crowd that rates...
A former shoe factory now houses this contemporary independent bistro. Premium ingredients are used in dishes from roast Cornish cod...
Guildhall Lane · interesting places nearby
Leicester's perfectly preserved 14th-century guildhall is reputed to be the most haunted building in Leicester. You can search for spooks in the magnificent Great Hall, the wood-panelled 'Mayor's Parlour' and the old police cells, which contain a reconstruction of a 19th-century gibbet.