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Castle Hill | Castle Square, Lincoln LN1 3AA, England
+44 1522 554559
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We visited Lincoln Castle on the weekend of the Christmas Markets, taking in a tour of the Victorian Prison and the Magna Carta exhibition by day, and the illuminated wall walk by night. The prison was absolutely fascinating, particularly with the guide to explain the
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Visited the grounds during the Christmas fair so very crowded as we expected But lovely open space, grass, trees and floodlighting.
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Lovely place for Christmas market like always. Very friendly local businesses and many happy faces around.
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Started with an excellent guided tour of the castle by Russ, who was both engaging and informative. Video about Magna Carta was good, just a shame the real thing was on ‘holiday.’ Visit to the Victorian prison was very interesting, with good use of modern technology. Don’t
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We have been to Lincoln castle before so this time we only went to see what had been done with the recent lottery grant. From what we can gather it was spent doing up the walls but we were not impressed with what we saw. Anyone with walking difficulties should bear in mind there
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