Leicester Guildhall

The oldest part of the Guildhall was built in the 14C and the remainder in the 16C. It was the site of the last stand of the Leicester Parliamentarians during the Civil War. The building contains one of the earliest public libraries in England.

Useful information

Address : 

The Guildhall Lane

Opening hours

Feb-Nov: 11am-4.30pm, Sun 1pm-4.30pm - closed Thu and Fri

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