Leicester is a city in the East Midlands region of England, UK. It is a multicultural city known for its history, culture, and sports. It has a rich Roman and medieval history and is home to many historical attractions such as the King Richard III Visitor Centre, the New Walk Museum and Art Gallery, and the Jewry Wall Museum. Leicester is also famous for its sports teams, including the Leicester Tigers rugby union team and the Leicester City football club. The city has a vibrant nightlife with a range of bars, clubs, and restaurants, and hosts many festivals and events throughout the year.