places/travel List of Famous Leicester Buildings & Structures

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List of the famous landmarks that make up the Leicester skyline, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Leicester architectural landmarks as well as other major buildings, dwellings, and other structures in Leicester are included on this list. Information about these Leicester buildings is included on this list, such as when the building first opened and what architectural style it falls under. List includes both new buildings in Leicester and older historic landmarks.

List features Leicester Castle, Leicester Town Hall and more.

This list answers the question, "What are the most famous buildings in Leicester?"

This is a good reference for research into the historical architecture in Leicester. Famous architectural houses within the city of Leicester are included as well, sometimes by address, other times listed by the name of the original home owner.
Abbey Pumping Station is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Famous Leicester Buildings & Structures
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The Abbey Pumping Station is an industrial museum in Leicester, England, on Corporation Road, next to the National Space Centre. ...more

City/Town: United Kingdom

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Church of St Mary de Castro, L... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Famous Leicester Buildings & Structures
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Church of St Mary de Castro, Leicester


St Mary de Castro is an ancient, Grade I listed church in Leicester, England, located within the former bailey of Leicester Castle. Today it acts as a parish church in the Church of England's diocese of Leicester. "St Mary de Castro" is Latin for "St Mary of the Castle"; a name chosen to ...more

City/Town: Leicester, England

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City Gallery


City Gallery was a contemporary art gallery in Leicester, England. It closed 9 January 2010. Leicester City Council website The gallery exhibited arts and crafts including international work but also local work reflecting the city's cultural diversity making the gallery an important venue for ...more

City/Town: Leicester, East Midlands, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom, + more

Haymarket Memorial Clock Tower is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Famous Leicester Buildings & Structures
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The Haymarket Memorial Clock Tower is a major landmark and popular meeting point in Leicester, United Kingdom. It is located roughly in the middle of the area inside the ring-road, and is at the point where five major streets meet, and also close by to the junction with Cheapside. ...more

City/Town: Leicester, East Midlands, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom, + more

Style: Gothic Revival architecture

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