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Information for tourists

Visit Leicester tourist information centre

The Visit Leicester centre, in Gallowtree Gate, offers residents and visitors ideas and information on places to visit, shopping and events.

Further information

The full list of services available at the centre are as follows:

  • Ideas and information on places to visit
  • Discover 2,000 years of history in The Story of Leicester
  • Find out about shopping, where to eat and drink, special offers and discounts
  • Discover what’s on, events, gigs, concerts and club nights
  • Browse for local interest books, gifts and souvenirs
  • Book tickets for shows at De Montfort Hall
  • Plan and book short breaks, holidays and day trips.

Opening hours

Day(s) Time
Monday to Saturday 9.30am - 5.30pm
Sunday and bank holidays 11am - 5pm

From 2 January 2018, the information centre will open from 10.30am to 4.30pm on week days, 9.30am – 4.30pm on Saturdays and 11am – 4pm on Sundays.

*Closed Christmas Day and New Year’ Day. Open 10am – 4pm from Tuesday 26 December to Saturday 30 December.

Contact us

Ring us on: 0116 299 4444
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