Leicester Arts and Museums Service

Leicester Arts and Museums Service
Leicester City Council
A12 New Walk Centre
Welford Place
Leicester
Leicestershire
LE1 6ZG
England

Website

Leicester Museums & Galleries website

www.leicester.gov.uk/museumsandgalleries

E-mail

Administrative Officer

Claire.Jones@leicester.gov.uk

Marketing Officer

James.Hickford@leicester.gov.uk

Telephone

Administrative Officer

0116 252 8913

Marketing Officer

0116 252 7386

Fax

Museum Management

0116 255 6048

All information is drawn from or provided by the venues themselves and every effort is made to ensure it is correct. Please remember to double check opening hours with the venue concerned before making a special visit.

Administrative/Management office

Venue Type:

Museum, Gallery

See also

Opening hours

New Walk Museum & Art Gallery: open 7 days a week, Mondays to Saturdays: 10.00am - 5.00 pm; Sundays: 11.00am - 5.00pm.
The Guildhall, Belgrave Hall Museum & Gardens, and Abbey Pumping Station: open February - November Saturdays - Wednesdays: 11.00am - 4.30pm, Sundays: 1.00pm - 4.30pm. Open on certain Thursdays and Fridays for children's activities during school holidays. Open December - January for special events and private hire.
Jewry Wall Museum: Open daily: 11.00am - 4.30pm (February - October). Open November - January for special events & group bookings.

New Walk Museum & Art Gallery: closed 24, 25, 26, 27, 31 December and 1 January.
Newarke Houses Museum: closed 24, 25, 26, 27, 31 December and 1 January.
The Guildhall, Belgrave Hall Museum & Gardens, and Abbey Pumping Station: closed Thursdays & Fridays and all of Dec & Jan.
Jewry Wall: Closed November - January.

Admission charges

Free admission to all museums

Events details are listed below. You may need to scroll down or click on headers to see them all. For events that don't have a specific date see the 'Resources' tab above.
Red Sky Concert

Concert: Red Sky

  • 8 April 2015 7-8:15pm

The recorded memories of twenty World War I veterans are brought to life in this new musical composition evoking images of life, death, hope and despair in the trenches. Evoking a journey in sound through some of the events of the First World War. A multichannel surround-sound experience by Leicester-based composer John Young with Carla Rees (alto flute), Heather Roche (clarinets) and Xenia Pestova (piano).

Where

New Walk Museum & Art Gallery
53 New Walk
Leicester
LE1 7EA

Admission

£12 / £9 concessions

Website

http://www.visitleicester.info/firstworldwar

Resources listed here may include websites, bookable tours and workshops, books, loan boxes and more. You may need to scroll down or click on headers to see them all.
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