Pride of place at this substantial medieval cathedral goes to the contemporary limestone tomb atop the vault where the body of King...
King Richard III: Dynasty, Death & Discovery
Built following the incredible 2012 discovery and 2013 DNA testing of King Richard III's remains, Leicester's high-tech King Richard III...
St Nicholas Church
Dating from c 900, St Nicholas is Leicester's oldest place of worship, and incorporates tiles and masonry from Leicester's Roman baths....
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, one of England's finest, 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.