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The U.S. 82nd Airborne in Leicestershire

Loughborough Carillon & War Memorial Museum,
Queen's Park, Loughborough, LE11 3DU.
Tel: +44 (0)1509 263370

War Memorial Tower and Carillon containing 2 museums accessed by a spiral staircase. 1st floor, The Leicestershire Yeomanry Collection; 2nd floor, The Airborne Room; ground floor, a museum of wartime memorabilia of local people many of who are named on the Roll of Honour.

Open: Good Friday - 30th September: Monday - Sunday 1pm-4:30pm.
Admission: 50p, Child & Concs free. Charges subject to review.
No charge to ground floor museum.

Car parking nearby.
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The Royal Tigers Exhibition

An extensive exhibition based on the Leicestershire Tigers Regiment and its campaigns is now on permanant display at the Newarke Houses Museum and Gardens, Leicester.

This exhibition has on display extensive photography and material from the Regiment's past, illustrating the various battalions' activities, along with the Honours and decorations which were gained. There is also a life size replica First World War trench, recreated for the display.

Open: Monday - Saturday: 10.00am - 5.00pm Sunday: 11.00am - 5.00pm
Admission FREE
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