Kirby Muxloe Recreation Ground

Kirby Muxloe Castle

Kirby Muxloe Recreational Ground is close to the centre of the village and boasts a great variety of facilities, with a large children’s play park and outdoor gym equipment. It is situated next to local amenities including a library and within short walking distance to the local pub and deli ‘The Oak’.

Kirby Muxloe boasts some fascinating history with ruins of a 14th century castle encompassed by a moat which was built built by William Hastings during the War of the Roses. There is also a 14th century church where you can be called for service by the the enchanting bells being rung, and the swiss style school of 1810 continues to be an architectural vision of the village.


  • Childrens Play Park
  • Outdoor Gym Equipment
  • Multi- Use Game Area

Kirby Muxloe Recreation Ground


Glenfield to Kirby Muxloe Heritage Walk

During this trail, you’ll see the historic towns of Kirby Muxloe and Glenfield and learn about a wide range of history that includes castles and Victorian engineering marvels. You’ll see how the district has been shaped over 600 years of history, covering urban and rural areas along the way.

  • Glenfield
  • Kirby Fields
  • Leicester Forest East
  • Kirby Muxloe
Details of the route:

Distance: 7.5 miles or 12 kilometres

Transport: Use on street parking in Kirby Muxloe or LFE or use Arriva 26, 27, 29 or 29A services from Leicester.

Glenfield to Kirby Muxloe Heritage Walk

Glenfield to Kirby Muxloe Heritage Walk

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Kirby Muxloe Guided Walk

Active Blaby also runs a guided health walk starting from Kirby Muxloe Library. hese Health Walks are quite short in length, relatively easy in pace and are delivered in a way to get you moving as a first step to building activity into your day. They are also a great chance to socialise with other like minded people and have some fun too!!


Brisk Weekly Walk. Free Parking.

Kirby Muxloe Library, LE9 2EN

Monday 11:00 – 12:00

Community Walk Leader

Health walk at everards meadows

Health Walks

The Active Blaby team co-ordinate and sometimes lead a series of walks designed to get people moving. These Health Walks are quite short in length, relatively easy in pace and...

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Kirby Muxloe Recreational Ground

Kirby Muxloe, Leicester LE9 2EN

Free Parking


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