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“Too Much”

The Collection / Usher Gallery
Ranked #8 of 76 things to do in Lincoln
Certificate of Excellence
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Owner description: Situated in the heart of historic Lincoln, The Collection brings together Lincoln's archaeology museum and the Usher Gallery in one fantastic visitor centre. The Collection includes a wealth of artefacts from the Stone, Bronze and Iron Ages, Roman, Saxon, Viking and Medieval eras as well as fine, decorative and contemporary visual arts. Now Open.....Play at The Collection is a free activity centre, bright and engaging there's lots for younger children to do and a safe play space for babies. There is also plenty for older children to do in the museum including interactives, mosaic making and trails to follow.Enjoy our newly refurbished cafe run by Lincoln's premier tea and coffee specialists, Stokes of Lincoln.
Todmorden West Yorks
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9 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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“Too Much”
Reviewed January 12, 2013

Well laid out and leads you around from one delight to another. The crockery and watches were surprisingly beautiful. The Grayson Perry photos are sweet; especially the adoration/ albeit is untitled.

Visited January 2013
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Lincoln, United Kingdom
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38 reviews
20 attraction reviews
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“get there early to enjoy a full visit”
Reviewed January 11, 2013

Both closed earlier than we expected to we had a mad dash round trying to see as much as possible. There is a nice cafe

Visited August 2012
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1 Thank Wendy S
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Lincoln England
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52 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
“Excellent”
Reviewed January 6, 2013

Wonderful gallery full of interesting displays. Set in lovely grounds with great views across Lincoln. Well worth a visit.

Visited July 2012
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Lincoln, United Kingdom
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43 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
“Excellent Gallery”
Reviewed January 1, 2013

Lots to see and very informative. Makes a rainy day much more interesting. Good shop with excellent reference books.

Visited March 2012
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Norwich, United Kingdom
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274 reviews
69 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
“A very high quality local gallery - and its free”
Reviewed December 23, 2012

A wonderfully eclectic collection of tableware, ceramics, clocks etc and an excellent collection of art, in particular local artists Logsdail and Warrener.

Visited November 2012
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