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Beautiful church

We were lucky to be able to visit after the advertised opening hours (2pm to 4pm) as the organist... read more

Reviewed 17 June 2018
OptareD
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Church with the tower INSIDE

Located right next to the Jewery Roman museum. Look carefully at the building, and you can find... read more

Reviewed 6 October 2016
leoniregina
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17 Jun 2018
“Beautiful church”
6 Oct 2016
“Church with the tower INSIDE”
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St. Nicholas Circle, Leicester LE1 4LB, England
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Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile

We were lucky to be able to visit after the advertised opening hours (2pm to 4pm) as the organist was having photographs taken due to him being awarded an MBE. Very welcoming and more than happy for us to look around during the photo shoot...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 6 October 2016

Located right next to the Jewery Roman museum. Look carefully at the building, and you can find Roman tiles inside and outside. Look for the dog footprint on a Roman tile inside the building. Wonderful organ playing while I was there. The original building was...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank leoniregina
Reviewed 3 October 2016

Found this place by chance during a visit to the Jewry Wall and was very impressed. It pre-dates the cathedral. to which it is quite near, but in several ways it beats its larger neighbour for style. It's small, but has some Saxon windows. More...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank stephen h
Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

Hard to miss it, really. It's quite visible and centrally located. Perhaps what does catch the eye is the shiny gold clock above as well as it large arches and windows. Worth a stroll around and perhaps even visiting inside. It's open to visitors at...More

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank Amin A
Reviewed 5 October 2015 via mobile

I have lived in Leicester for many years and had never visited the Church until this year. I think it's only open at the weekend and while walking by l noticed a sign saying open for visitors. The Church is small but full of interesting...More

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank ANDY B
Reviewed 2 July 2015

St Nicholas Church is a small church built on a Roman site adjacent to the Jewry Wall. It's architecture has components from different eras including Saxon windows and Norman arches which make it rather quirky. The inside of the church is only open for visitors...More

Date of experience: July 2015
5  Thank Mark I
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