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Lord Leycester Hospital

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Went in December beautiful mediaeval building, really friendly informative residents (is a home for... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Barbara S
Interesting Place with very Friendly Staff

Very much worth the short walk to the edge of town to take this in. Attractive old buildings from... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
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60 High Street, Warwick CV34 4BH, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Went in December beautiful mediaeval building, really friendly informative residents (is a home for retired servicemen) lots of info re history and nice tea shop with excellent cakes, worth visiting

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Barbara S
Reviewed 4 days ago

Very much worth the short walk to the edge of town to take this in. Attractive old buildings from the outside reveal a fascinating history and construction once inside. A laminated sheet tells you the back story of the Brethren and guides you round the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank horacel170
Reviewed 4 days ago

This is an interesting building, with so much history. The curators are Brothers (ex-servicemen) who live in the accomodation, so they are very interested in the site and their enthusiasm is contagious. i would recommend this for adults and children because most of the information...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Julie P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Such a beautiful place. Very few other visitors there when we visited which was such a shame as there was also a display of Elizabethan dancing in the Great Hall that day which, in itself, was worth seeing. Wonderful costumes & friendly, informative dancers. So...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Jan F
LordLeycester, Public Relations Manager at Lord Leycester Hospital, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

We are so glad you enjoyed your time here and we hope to see you at the Hospital again soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Looking for places to see in Warwick, I saw that Lord Leycester Hospital was definitely the place to visit. I did not know at all what to expect, but I did go and it was the most wonderful surprise ever!! I can't really say what...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you're visiting Warwick you need to stop and see the "Hospital". It's a beautiful relic of how the town was before most of the buildings were destroyed by fire in the seventeenth century. Don't miss it!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Macoby
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Brilliant place. Full of character and fantastic friendly staff. Beautiful place to visit, I love how you can do the tour by yourself and not have too wait for someone to lead you round- this led to an exciting and personal tour! We thoroughly enjoyed...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank FrancescaAnne
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This ancient building is on the main street of Warwick and takes you back to the town's medieval past. You see the guild hall (with fascinating film), the Chapel and another hall as well as the atmospheric courtyard and attractive gardens. A very enjoyable visit....More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank David B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited this attraction whilst staying in the area and it was well worth it. The hospital is in a very old part of Warwick and is staffed by veterans who live there - and know the history of the place like the back of...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Malcolm M
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

It’s a great piece of history and there is a lot to see. I loved the fact you can open doors to go inside rooms and there is a lovely garden there with lots of flowers. It has been kept very clean for all those...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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13 March 2018|
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Response from LordLeycester | Property representative |
Hi, yes there is a charge. On our website if you click on visitor information and then scroll down the admission charges are there. Adults – £8.50* Children – £5.00 (ages 5-18: under 5 free) Concessions – £6.50... More
19 October 2017|
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Response from TLPaul | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is a living museum (some parts dating back to 1300) as it is occupied by ex Service people (called the Master and Brethren) who also act as guides. There is an entrance fee and a separate (very good) cafe selling... More
17 June 2015|
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Response from Shinypeeps |
Thank you. I have been now - must write a review! Had a good hour and a half mooch around and a nice cuppa in the tea room :)