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We liked Leicester - several good museums, galleries, markets and some nice architecture... a good place to spend a few days!


 
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  A nice fountain in the middle of Leicester, in front of the Town Hall.   The Turret gateway - one of the old city gates.  
 
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  The site of Leicester's Roman Baths dating from a.d. 150, now home to the Jewry Wall Museum - highly recommended.   A Roman mosaic floor, with a large peacock motif.  
 
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  Roman wall paintings - some of the best preserved in the UK.   Behind the more modern frontage of this building is the Great Hall of Leicester Castle - dating from around 1150.  
 
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  The New Walk art gallery and museum - with a good collection of paintings.   The crew - enjoying being a tourist.  
 
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  The church of St. Mary de Castro, where Chaucer was married.   The New Walk - a redeveloped part of the city.  
 
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  Trinity hospital - founded in 1330, by Henry - Earl of Lancaster.   The herb garden behind the Trinity hospital, which has a mass grave from the civil war in it.