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Activities and Places to Visit
From beautiful countryside to unique heritage sites, there are many places of interest to visit in Lincolnshire. With its famous castle, cathedral and fabulous independent shops and eateries, the City of Lincoln is always worth a visit. Or you could go wild in the Lincolnshire Wolds, or visit one of the many museums and collections “Bomber County” is famous for. Where will your next visit lead?
A great destination in its own right, Woodhall Spa is one of England’s most charming villages. Besides our own house and gardens, it boasts the unique vintage picture house, Kinema in the Woods, Dambusters Memorial and the quirky Cottage Museum. You can find out a little more about the story of Woodhall Spa in our dedicated history section.
Home to one of Britain’s most remarkable cathedrals, besides busy markets and a vibrant arts and entertainment scene, Lincoln is the cultural heart of the county. Discover the Magna Carta, feast your eyes on the masterpieces of the Usher Gallery or shop till your heart’s content at Steep Hill. A great day out for every taste awaits.
Lincolnshire is known as “Bomber County” for good reason, with a huge number of fascinating former airfields and bases now converted into visitor attractions. Many of these have a direct connection to our own Dam Busters history at Petwood. For a selection of the best places to visit, see our section on aviation history.
The Lincolnshire Wolds
For outstanding natural beauty and dozens of fantastic walks, the Lincolnshire Wolds are quite literally a breath of fresh air. Whether you enjoy a day of cycling, horse riding or pure escapism on foot, the Wolds are an idyllic place to roam.