Leicester is city located in the East Midlands and is right on the edge of the spectacular National Forest.
Richard III Dynasty, Death and Discovery exhibition
If you are a fan of history then this is the exhibition for you. The Richard III Dynasty, Death and Discovery Exhibition show the impressive search and discovery of Richard III.
The building used to be the former Alderman Newton’s School but has now been converted into a beautiful Exhibition Centre.
The positon of the building also overlooks the possible gravesite of the long lost Plantagenet King of England.
Call 0300 300 0900 for further information
The exhibition is an 8 minute walk (0.2 miles) from Marco’s New York Italian Leicester.
The Curve Theatre Leicester
The Curve Theatre was opened by Her Majesty The Queen opened the Theatre in 2008, it’s a magnificent building providing a sensational visitor experience. The theatre is located centrally in the cities dynamic Cultural Quarter.
The theatre is famed for producing, commissioning and touring brand new productions around the UK.
Call 0116 242 3595 to book tickets.
The theatre is a 4 minute walk (0.2 miles) from Marco’s New York Italian Leicester.
National Space Centre
For all you budding astronauts the National Space Centre is a great place to explore out outer galaxies. The Space Centre has six amazing galleries one which features the incredible Rocket Tower and features the UK’s largest domed planetarium. You’ll get to explore an array of rockets, meteorites and full space suits. There are also a range of educational tours, the Space Centre is the perfect day out for the whole family.
Call 0116 261 0261 for further information
The National Space Centre is an 11 minute drive (2.4 miles) from Marco’s New York Italian Leicester.
Great Central Railway
The only railway in the world where you will see full size steam engines passing each other, the Great Central Railway has trains that run throughout the year – including each weekend, bank holidays and elected week days through the summer. The railway is the UK’S only double track mainline heritage railway.
Call 01509 632323 for further information
The Grand Central Railway is a 32 minute drive (12.1 miles) from Marco’s New York Italian Leicester.
Abbey Pumping Station Museum
The Museum of Science and Technology exhibits Leicester’s industrial, scientific and technological ancestry. The location of the museum is next to The National Space Centre and one mile away from Grand Central Station.
The attractions will explain the story of 200 years of science and technology to space research of the present day.
Call 0116 299 5111 for further information
The Abbey Pumping Station Museum is a 13 minute drive (2.7 miles) from Marco’s New York Italian Leicester.
Built in 1070 by either William the Conqueror or Hugh de Grandsmesnil. The first Norman lord or Castellan of Leicester. You are still able to view a number of areas at the castle which are: Castle Gardens, The Church of Mary de Castro, The Great Hall, John of Gaunts Cellar, remains of the main castle and the Castle Yard. The perfect day out for the whole family.
Call 0116 253 2569 for further information
Leicester Castle is a 10 minute walk (0.5 miles) from Marco’s New York Italian Leicester.
High Cross Shopping Centre
Whether you are in need of some retail therapy or would like to treat yourself to the latest film at the decadent Cinema De Lux, the High Cross Shopping Centre has everything you could wish for a great day out.
Call 0116 242 8644 for further information.
The High Cross Shopping Centre is a 9 minute walk (0.5 miles) from Marco’s New York Italian Leicester.
Sun - Thurs
12:00 – 14:00
Sun - Thurs
18:00 – 21:30
Fri - Sat
12:00 – 22:00
12:00 - 21:30