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Mountsorrel and Rothley Community Heritage Centre

Closed Now: 10:00 - 17:00
Open today: 10:00 - 17:00
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Coffee and Lunch with friends

A lovely place to visit and spend time over coffee and lunch. Three friends and I visited recently... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
AngelafEngland
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Leicestershire, United Kingdom
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We came across this wonderful place run by volunteers touring around north Leicestershire. It is a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ron W
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Snaith, England, United Kingdom
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“rail line”(3 reviews)
About
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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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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240 Swithland Lane | North of the junction with Halstead Road, Mountsorrel LE7 7UE, England
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+44 116 237 4591
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Reviewed 6 days ago

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 1 week ago

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 6 September 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
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Reviewed 8 August 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 1 August 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 Jo B
Reviewed 26 July 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
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Reviewed 16 July 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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Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

What a lovely place we had a walk with the family. They is a nature trail all the way around in which you can around. From the stunning views of the coyntyside to the views of of the quarry. They is a train line in...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Rob S
Reviewed 22 June 2018

Went as a party of four to have lunch which was good value, and nicely presented. Not huge portions, but certainly sufficient for older patrons who maybe eat a bit less. very good museum attached to the centre about the pre history and history of...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank jimboDerby
Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

The staff here always friendly and work hard and so busy , food is always nice and the cakes and ice cream are gorgeous.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Tracy L
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