Towns like Ashby De La Zouch have a lot of great things going for them. With centuries of history evident throughout the town, you can discover secrets and amazing facts about the heritage of England, with several sites which date back to the English Civil War waiting for you to uncover them. Indeed, Ashby De La Zouch Castle is a fascinating place to explore, with artefacts and plenty of information explaining the Civil War in full, you can check out the secret passageways which were in use by the royalist Cavaliers back in the 17th century, before it was overtaken and made unusable by Cromwell's Roundheads. Walking around the remains of the castle is a great way to find out more about our complex and glorious history, and is just the tip of the iceberg of things to do in this great part of the country. For further information, the Ashby De La Zouch Museum is excellent for families, as it has plenty of interesting hands-on exhibits designed to enthral children and adults alike. The local history of this town is waiting to be explored by you, and the museum, housed in a fantastic period building is a brilliant place to start.
Elsewhere in Ashby De La Zouch, you can inform and educate yourself whilst being entertained by the brilliant exhibits in the other museums and galleries the town has to offer. Few are better than the Snibston museum, which dedicates itself to revealing the impact of technology on our society, and again, has plenty of interactive games and exhibitions to be enjoyed by all the family. If the weather is good, you'll be wanting to cool off and have fun in the sun, and there is nowhere better in Ashby De La Zouch to do so than at the Hood Park Outdoor Pool, which is a favourite for families wanting to splash about and have a day of wet, wild fun! For a more refined and elegant day out, don't miss the fascinating Donington Le Heath manor, which dates back to the 13th century and shows in great detail how people lived through the medieval and Tudor times in this area. For thrill-seekers looking to test their nerve and skills, the snowboard and ski centre gives you all the fun of the piste on a brilliantly executed dry slope, where you can have lessons or simply ski away to your heart's content.
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