Snibston, Ashby Road, Coalville, Leicestershire, LE67
is located on the edge of Coalville town centre, which is on major road
routes, accessible by public transport and within a short distance of the main regional airport.
Coach and car parking at Snibston is free and plentiful. There is a drop-off and
pick-up point for coaches near the main gate. Disabled parking is immediately outside the main museum
For information on accommodation in the area please contact Ashby Tourist Information
Centre on telephone 01530 411767.
Snibston is located on the edge of Coalville town centre on the A511, just 4 miles from Junction 22 of the M1 and Junction 13 of the A42/M42. It is clearly signed on all major approach routes.
Snibston is served by the Sustrans National Cycle route Number 52 (Cyclists, Walkers & Horse Riders). There is also a good network of public footpaths and bridleways serving the site.
Buses from East Midlands Airport, Burton on Trent, Loughborough and Leicester regularly stop on Ashby Road (a few minutes walk to the main museum entrance) en route to Coalville.
A wide range of additional bus services terminate in Memorial Square, Coalville, which represents a walking distance of 640 metres to Snibston.
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Snibston is within easy driving distance of two mainline stations at Loughborough (8 miles) and Leicester (12 miles).
Snibston is situated close to East Midlands Airport (11 miles) and Birmingham International Airport (31.5 miles). There is a regular bus service from East Midlands Airport to Coalville.