New Walk Museum & Art GalleryKnown as Leicester's original museum, visitors can expect to find collections of fine art and natural history that have inspired generations since the 19th century. The museum boasts many fine pieces including the Picasso Ceramics permanent collection as well as touring exhibitions such as Magic Worlds, a display of objects from famous fantasies like Harry Potter and Lord of the Rings. It's a fine museum to visit for families, with collections on dinosaurs, ancient civilizations, and science.
- Monday - Saturday, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
- Sunday, 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Gifts and Sips -Bring home a souvenir from the Gift Shop. You can also get a bite to eat and drinks at Costa Coffee, which has free Wi-Fi.
- Explore art galleries
- See dinosaur bones
- Learn about biodiversity
- Kid fun in the Den
- Weddings and civil ceremonies