Wigston Framework Knitters Museum

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Wigston Framework Knitters Museum: An 18th century master hosier's house with adjoining 19th century workshop. The house is furnished in the 1920s-30s style while the workshop contains eight original hand knitting frames together with all the equipment once used to produce stockings and gloves. A cobbled rear yard and period garden complete the setting.

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Leicestershire, England, Great Britain, UK, Europe
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4 miles south of Leicester on B582, off A5199 (formerly A50).

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Opening times:
MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFridaySaturdaySunday
------14:00 - 17:00
*Open 1st Saturday of the month and Bank Holiday Mondays 14:00am-17:00pm

Prices:
AdultChildren (0-16)
£1.50£0.50

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Address: Wigston Framework Knitters Museum , 42-44 Bushloe End, Wigston, Leicestershire, LE18 2BA, UK
Phone: +44 116 288 3396
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