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Leek Tourist Information Centre

Nicholson Institute
Stockwell Street
ST13 6DW

Tel: 01538 395530

Leek Tourist Information Centre is housed in the historic Nicholson Institute

Map & Directions

Road Directions

By RoadFrom North West: Exit M6 jct 16. A500 towards Stoke. A53 to Leek.From North East: Exit M1 jct 28. A38 towards Derby. A52 to Ashbourne. A52 / A523 to Leek.From South West: Exit M6 jct 14. A34 to Stone. A520 to Leek.From South East: Exit M1 jct 23A. A50 towards Uttoxeter / Stoke. A520 to Leek.Nearest railway stations: Stoke-On-Trent (12 miles), Macclesfield (13 miles), Buxton (13 miles). Frequent connecting bus services available from Stoke, regular connecting bus services available from Macclesfield & Buxton.Accessible by Public Transport: Stoke-On-Trent station is 12 miles away.



Site Features

  • Welcome Host

Booking & Payment Details

  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)

Target Markets

  • Accepts groups
  • Coach parties accepted

Property Facilities

  • Dogs accepted
  • Gift shop
  • Guided tours for individuals
  • Smoking not allowed


  • Children welcome


  • Parking with charge


  • Guided tours for groups


  • Disabled access
  • Facilities for hearing impaired

Opening Times

Season (1 Jan 2018 - 31 Dec 2018)
Monday - Saturday10:00 - 16:00
Bank HolidayClosed

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