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Museums and galleries

About museums and galleries in Hinckley

Rear of Hinckley Museum country gardenThe museums and historic sites across the county host a diverse mix of collections, displays and activities ranging through time from the earliest fossils to virtual reality. Permanent and temporary exhibitions appeal to all tastes and ages, and collections are interpreted for educational and special needs groups.

Hinckley and District Museum

Is a local history museum housed in a row of half-timbered thatched cottages dating from the seventeenth century. The museum has been open to the public since 1995.

Framework Knitters Cottages
Lower Bond Street
Leicestershire LE10 1QU

Visit the Hinckley and District Museum ( for opening hours, admission costs and facilities.