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Kirby Muxloe Castle, Kirby Muxloe
(4/5 based on 55+ reviews on the web)
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Reviews
TripAdvisor
  • Not much to see as you can't get inside nice place though nice and peaceful easy access and a great Pub next door 
  • On entering the bar we could see that it was a busy lunchtime and that there was a shortage of staff but we decided to wait to be served by a polite barman Were also decided to have lunch in the front...  more »
  • Like a lot of Leicester and Leicestershire sites this doesn't take very long to see. Owned by English Heritage it is a ruin of an unfinished fortified house situated behind The Castle pub and near the...  more »
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  • Great little castle, never fully constructed. A great spot for a half day visit, this is a very early example of building castles/palaces in brick . open during the summer on Saturday's, Sunday's and Bank Hol's. Small car park (but never seems full), dog's allowed but no toilets and limited range of items for sale.
  • Awesome place with a charming story behind it. Bringing my kids here was a great day out and a fascinating experience! The brickwork in the castle was exquisite.
  • Shame it isn't open all year round. Idyllic setting, really peaceful.
  • Open on Saturdays Sundays and Bank Holidays from 1st May to 1st Sept a very nice place to visit good pub next door that dose hot food
  • I used to play there as a child in the 1970's. I think it was 2p to go in. One of us would distract the old man in his little shed at the end of the drawbridge while the others sneaked past. He MUST have known what was going on when there was suddenly a dozen kids running around with invisible machine guns. Probably not worth travelling too far to see it tho.