Heritage Sundays Guided Tours: The Magazine

Lectures & Tours
26 May - 27 October 2024
11:00 - 12:00


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A blue badge guided tour of The Magazine for Heritage Sundays

Heritage Sundays Guided Tours: The Magazine

Originally a 15th century gateway into the former Newarke religious precinct, this striking stone building was later used as a munitions store during the English Civil War. Interesting features of this three-storey building include graffiti dating back to the 16th century.

Follow a guided tour of The Magazine with a local history expert.

Tours at 11am on the following dates:

  • Sunday 26th May

  • Sunday 30th June

  • Sunday 28th July

  • Sunday 25th August

  • Sunday 27th October

Tickets: Adults £6, £5 Concession (student, over 60, child).

Book online or call Newarke Houses 0116 225 4980.

Please note this tour is not for Newarke Houses.

The tour meets outside The Magazine building:
Newarke Gateway
Oxford St,
Leicester, LE1 5WH

Please wear sensible shoes as there are many steps to climb.
Not suitable for young children, or those with mobility issues.

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