Buzzing student nightlife around Leeds Beckett University
Yorkshire's largest city is home to Leeds Beckett University, and its 26,000 students study within easy reach of some of Leeds' most exciting restaurants, bars and clubs. Start by visiting the grand Corn Exchange, a revamped hub of independent retailers and local cafes. Then head to Leeds' renowned Call Lane, dotted with fashionable cocktails bars and clubs open until late. Or for an alternative night out, head to Beaverworks or Warehouse for hip DJs.
Discover Leeds' rich art and heritage
Leeds Beckett University is perfectly placed for exploring the clutch of fine galleries, museums and heritage sites in Leeds city centre. Start at the renowned Henry Moore Institute, dedicated to England's finest modern sculptor, who trained in the city. To explore Leeds' fascinating history, head for Leeds City Museum, housed in the imperious 19th century former Mechanics' Institute on Millenium Square.
Retail therapy in Leeds
Leeds Beckett University is within walking distance of some of the best shopping in the north of England. Leeds city centre is sprinkled with beautiful shopping arcades, as historic architecture and sumptuous glass-roofs mix with contemporary retailers. Queen's Arcade is home to charming independent shops, while Victoria Arcade is the city's most famous shopping spot, a palatial Edwardian covered promenade home to Leeds' glitziest designer stores. Planning a trip to Leeds? Travelodge Leeds Central Hotel is walking distance to Royal the Armouries Leeds Beckett University, while Travelodge Leeds Central Vicar Lane Hotel is perfect for visitors to Leeds Beckett University.