Moira Furnace Museum & Country Park Just across the border

Furnace Lane, Moira, DE12 6AT

Aug 5, 2022 to Jan 31, 2024

Our car parks are open daily from 9am to 5pm

Country Park - Open all year round

We are one of North West Leicestershire’s hidden gems, comprising of a Museum of iron making and social history, a narrowboat for trips along the canal, fishing along its banks, woodlands for exploring and a great place for a picnic and all with free parking.

We hold events throughout the year, ranging from free to enter and paid, so there is something for everyone.

MOIRA FURNACE MUSEUM

 

April - September

Weekends - 10am - 4pm

Weekdays (exc Wednesday) - Leicestershire School Holidays

Find out more here: About Us

We are also open at other times during the year which will be announced on our social media channels (see below)..

Tickets can be purchased from the museum during opening times.

Adults: £3

Children 4-16 yrs: £1

3 and under: Free

JOSEPH WILKES BOAT TRIPS

Weekends - 10am - 4pm

Weekdays (exc Wednesday) - Leicestershire School Holidays

Find out more here: About Us

Take a leisurely trip along part of the restored Ashby Canal upon our beautiful heritage boat, The Joseph Wilkes.

Trips take 15 minutes and give you the chance to see the canal from a new and unique view point.

The trips leave every 20 minutes starting at 10.20am with the last trip at 3.40pm

Tickets can be purchased from the museum during opening times.

Adults: £3

Children 4-16 yrs: £2

3 and under: Free

No bookings taken in advance

 

Amenities

  • Suitable for Families

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