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St.Botolph's Church

1 Wormgate | Boston, Lincoln PE21 6NP , England
01205 362992
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Ranked #30 of 38 Attractions in Lincoln
Type: Landmarks/ Points of Interest, Religious Sites
Most recent review
- Jan 22, 2014
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london
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15 reviews 15 reviews
13 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2014

an interesting saxon church set in the centre of town, now open occasionaly as a cafe, but a total mess inside in need of refurbishment, untidy, dirty, foul cheap furnishings and carpets; a disgrace to the city at its heart. this needs gutting and redoing tastefully - without carpets, with wifi.

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Lincolnshire UK
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33 reviews 33 reviews
21 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2013

I am a non believer but love visiting old churches for the Architecture and this place does not disapoint. Boston gets some bad press but it is definitely worth a visit on Market day for the buzz of that, add a visit to S.Botolphs aka "Boston Stump" AND the Guidhall Museum and you have got a very good day out... More

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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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117 reviews 117 reviews
24 attraction reviews
105 helpful votes 105 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2013

We enjoyed our trip to Boston very much and found St. Botolph's Church most interesting. The tower is a stunning landmark and worth a visit.

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Lincolnshire
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4 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2013

I am a regular visitor to the church, the architecture is wonderful and there is a great atmosphere. I often have a cup of tea from the excellent cafe inside and sit with it and soak up the experience.

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Appledore, United Kingdom
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144 reviews 144 reviews
33 attraction reviews
82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2013

Not for the faint hearted ! climbing the the Boston Stump.They ask if you have heart or respiratory problems before go upand its fairly narrow when you are getting close to top I thinkthere is something like 209 steps There's a cafe at the bottom of the steps in the church.Chrch is one of largest parish churches in England Oldrids... More

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Hinckley, England, United Kingdom
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47 reviews 47 reviews
28 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2012

Visited Boston on a tour of Lincolnshire. St Botolphs was the highlight of Boston. A beautiful church, I suggest paying to go up the tower for great views then have some tea and cake to recover.

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Kirkcaldy, United Kingdom
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82 reviews 82 reviews
18 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2012

Nice church inside! Grounds bait of a let down as we came across drunken east Europeans! Climbed tower and great views of countryside .

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Lincoln, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2012

sorry thought it was somewhere different and i never been there cant rate it

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South Brent, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2012

Fantastic atmopsphere, history, informative displays. An amazing experience and well worth the trip

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lincs
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34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2012

One of the best looking churches in the UK.I opted out of climbing the tower due to age .Very impressive inside

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