As the name suggests, Coalville is a former coal mining town, and owes much of its heritage to its industrial past. Today Coalville pays homage to this history, but it is also a market town which welcomes visitors of all interests.
Visit Coalville by catching an Arriva bus on routes 9/9A, 11, 15, 26, 26/27/28, 29/29A, 126/127.
The 13th century stone Manor House, renovated in the 17th century, is a museum showing how people lived in Medieval, Tudor and Stuart times. Period gardens and woodland surround the Manor House. The gardens, re-created in a 17th century style, include flower and herb gardens, an ornamental maze and an orchard.
Snibston is a multi-award-wining interactive museum which provides a great day out whether you're 5 or 95! With fascinating galleries, hands-on exhibits, an under 5s area, science play, wild water and an adventure play area, Snibston provides a day of excitement whatever the weather!
Get the most out of your multi-journey saver tickets by visiting the following towns in the area: