Magna Carta event day

11:30am - 4:00pm
The Guildhall, Guildhall Lane, Leicester LE1 5FQ
Leicester City Council
Free event.

Comedian Anthony King: 11.30am, 12.30pm & 1.30pm
Meet the Mayor: 1pm – 2pm
Meet the Curator: 2pm – 3pm
Magna Carta: 3pm – 4pm

A celebration of the historic Magna Carta in Leicester’s iconic medieval Guildhall. Special events are free! Revel in mirth at comedian Anthony King’s brand new musical missive; meet the curator for an historical journey through Leicester’s unique heritage and brand new galleries; participate in the Libertea event, with refreshments available from the White Rose Café, and a talk on how the Magna Carta impacted on Leicester’s life.

The Lord Mayor of Leicester welcomes everyone to meet him in the Mayor’s Parlour in the medieval Guildhall (Leicester’s first Town Hall). The Mayor will be on hand to talk about the role and responsibilities of his office and explain the significance of the mace and Mayoral regalia. The Lord Mayor’s Albums (photographic portraits of previous mayors dating back to 1891) will also be available for visitors to see.

T: 0116 253 2569

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Cost to attend

There is no charge for this event.

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