Ashby de la Zouch Museum
History, tourist information, and nearby accommodation
The museum maintains a collection of local genealogical records, including census records, cemetery, and parish records. There is a collection of over 3000 historic photographs of Ashby town, and a library of documents and articles. Ashby Museum received an award as Leicestershire Museum of the Year in 2007.
There are regular guided walks around historic Ashby led by museum staff. The museum also publishes a regular magazine of local history, available for a small fee.
Most photos are available for licensing, please contact Britain Express image library.
About Ashby de la Zouch Museum
Address: North Street, Ashby-de-la-Zouch, Leicestershire, England, LE65 1HU
Attraction Type: Museum
Location: Small charge. Free entry for English Heritage members, or ticket-holders to Ashby-de-la-Zouch Castle. Open all year.
Website: Ashby de la Zouch Museum
Photo Credit: Screenshot image is (c) Ashby de la Zouch Museum
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Heritage Rated from 1- 5 (low-exceptional) on historic interest
Ashby de la Zouch, St Helens Church - 0.2 miles (Historic Church)
Ashby-de-la-Zouch Castle - 0.2 miles (Castle)
Staunton Harold Church - 2.8 miles (Historic Church)
Moira Furnace - 2.9 miles (Historic Building)
Calke Abbey - 3.9 miles (Historic House)
Stretton-en-le-Field, St Michael's Church - 4.5 miles (Historic Church)
Donington-le-Heath Manor - 4.7 miles (Historic House)
Grace Dieu Priory - 4.8 miles (Abbey)
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