Peace Memorial Park, Wigston, Leicester, England
Record Id: 8571
Site is open to the public. Opening may be limited, please check Visitor Information for any restrictions.
Brief description of site
Wigston Peace Memorial Park features a bowling green, sensory garden, sports courts, oak peace sculpture and a pavilion. The sensory garden has raised beds and a rill with fountains.
Brief history of site
The land was bought and laid out in 1921, the funds being raised by public subscription.
Address: Long Street, Wigston, Leicestershire, LE18 2AN
Leicestershire; Oadby and Wigston
Historical County: Leicestershire
|OS Landranger Map Sheet Number:||140||Grid Ref:||SP606988|
Form of site: public park
Purpose of site: public park
Context or principal building: parks, gardens and urban spaces
Site first created: 1921
Main period of development: Early 20th century