Find Us

Athena is located in the heart of Leicester's new cultural quarter.

It sits directly next to the new Curve theatre and on the junction of Rutland Street and Queen Street.


From the North: (M1 J22). Follow A50 into Leicester. Turn left onto A46. At the roundabout take 3rd exit (A5630). Continue straight ahead untill Ravensbridge Drive. Turn right onto St Margarets Way then left onto Burleys Way. From here follow directions to Athena*

From the South: (M1 J21). Take the A5460 into Leicester. At Fosse Park roundabout take 2nd exit (Narborough Road). Continue to the crossroads with King Richards Road. At St Nicholas Circle turn left onto Vaughan Way, which becomes Burleys Way.

*Continue along Burleys Way, over Burleys flyover onto St Matthews Way. At roundabout take the 4th exit (Humberstone Road), then turn left into Rutland Street. Athena is on your left.


The NCP car park is located on Halford Street. Car parks 1 & 2 are free of charge and are on a first come first serve basis.


We are please to be able to offer visitors to Athena a 15% discount on accomodation at the Holiday Inn Leicester. Visit the Holiday Inn Website for more information.

Holiday Inn

Map of Athena Leicester