Due to the current Coronavirus outbreak, many attractions are closed and event organisers are cancelling or postponing their events. While we will try to update the information on this site as much as possible, we cannot guarantee to have all the information we would like. Therefore we urge you to check the latest information on the attraction or event’s website or Facebook pages, and to contact them before travelling to avoid disappointment.

Please note: England is currently in a lockdown until at least 2nd December so no events will take place until after that date.

Abbey Pumping Station (2021)

Former Victorian sewage pumping station built in 1890 with four working steam powered beam engines. The museum houses a large science, industry and transport collection, including a working passenger narrow gauge railway.


Operator: Leicester Museums

Address: Corporation Road Leicester Leicestershire LE4 5PX

  • Telephone: 0116 299 5111
  • Email: .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
  • Website: View website

Open Days & Times

Visit website for details for 2021.


  • By Bus: First 54, Skylink
  • By Rail: Leicester / 2 miles


  • Parking
  • Souvenir Shop
  • Part disabled access

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