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Museum of Lincolnshire Life

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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Fab way to spend an afternoon

We visited on Saturday afternoon and were pleasantly surprised to find it was free entry. There is... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Susan H
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Pontefract, United Kingdom
Really Interesting and free

We spent a lovely hour here although could have spent longer but our daughter has special needs... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
TweeniesSheffield
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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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Old Barracks Burton Road, Lincoln LN1 3LY, England
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All reviews free entry military history farm machinery school room well worth a visit traction engines first world war all ages play area couple of hours interesting exhibits tea room small cafe step back in time few hours on display rainy day
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited on Saturday afternoon and were pleasantly surprised to find it was free entry. There is a lot to see if you have a couple of hours to spare. We did not use the interactive iPad app they’ve got there, but if you do...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Susan H
Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent a lovely hour here although could have spent longer but our daughter has special needs and so has a short attention span. The museum does have a small car park but we parked at the castle and walked as it is just a...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A great museum that brings Lincolnshire to life.Great place to show children of all ages how things use to be.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank glutenlady
Reviewed 1 week ago

A nice cafe and giftshop, plenty for everyone to look at and a good play area for the children whilst the adults relax and have a coffee or tea.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank R8547EPpatrickc
Reviewed 1 week ago

Most interesting museum - interesting layout - informative displays giving a great insight into the developement of Lincoln.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Ron F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went to the Museum Of Lincolnshire Life, what a good find this was, a nicely set out museum which is very informative great for both adults and children and on top of that surprisingly entry is free and donations are requested. I would happily pay...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a great little attraction that we found accidentally whilst having a walk around Lincoln. It's got plenty of things to read up on. I especially found the army/war attraction interesting and enjoyed looking at some of the old steam tractors and the WW1...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank craigh0
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is quite simply a trip back in time with a very wide variety of items & equipment on display used many years ago. Accompanied by detailed history of everything on display. There is no entrance fee and the staff are very pleasant and helpful....More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank barrythmsn
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This museum is a little gem. The room and old fashioned shop displays are fabulous, Loved seeing the tank. Staff are friendly and helpful. This museum will be of interest to both adults and children.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Molly600
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A five minute walk from the Castle and there it was. Rooms made up of local items from the past were impressive but when we got to the Royal Lincolnshire Regimental Galleries I was blown away and the area at the end about the Bleechley...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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January 27, 2017|
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Free!
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January 13, 2017|
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Every day, 10:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. (Last entry 4:00 p.m., but I'd certainly give it more than a half hour!) Note that the website says Mon. - Sun., but I'd double check with the TI Centrbefore going on Sunday. The TI... More
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