Donington le Heath Manor House

Donington le Heath Manor House
Manor Road
Donington le Heath
Coalville
Leicestershire
LE67 2FW
England

Website

E-mail

dlhmanorhouse@leics.gov.uk

Telephone

01530 831259

Fax

01530 831259

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The museum is based in a Medieval Manor House dating back to 1280. The house has a fascinating history and restored with fine oak furnishings. Visitors to the house can now see restored rooms and displays as well as a series of temporary exhibitions on a wide range of subjects. The house is set in recently recreated 17th century style gardens with flower gardens, an orchard, herb gardens and a maze. The adjoining stone barn is home to the Classics Tea Room.

Venue Type:

Museum, Historic house or home

Opening hours

February-December
Mon Sun 11.00-16.00
January
Sat-Sun 11.00-16.00

Closed: During January only open at weekends

Admission charges

Free

Collection details

Social History, Decorative and Applied Art, Archaeology

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.
View of a flint and timber built building from across grassy fields

Life in the Medieval Manor

  • 21 September 2014 11am-4pm

The Manor House goes back to the time of its building, the 13th century, with lords and ladies, serfs and soldiers showing aspects of everyday medieval life in the house and grounds. Weapons training demonstrations, crafts, food displays and more.

Suitable for

  • Any age

Admission

Adults £3
Children £2
Includes a FREE audio tour of the house

Website

http://www.doningtonleheath.com/welcome/events

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