Oadby is a small town in Leicestershire around three miles southeast of Leicester city centre.
Nearby, the elegant Kelmarsh Hall is a former stately home whose 18th century grounds and rooms are now open to the public. A grade 1 listed building, lies a few miles from Oadby and provides a glimpse into the area’s role as a historical centre for nobility and royalty.
Since 1983, Harborough Museum has operated in the centre of the nearby town of Market Harborough. The museum provides locals and tourists alike with a glimpse into the town’s past. Located in a former corset factory, there are exhibits on Victorian clothing as well as numerous antiques.
Throughout the area, from Wigston to Thurnby, Floom’s Oadby flower delivery covers the entire town.