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Lincoln Castle

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Address: Castle Hill, Lincoln LN1 3AA, England
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Three great attractions. One great day out. Medieval Wall Walk. Victorian...

Three great attractions. One great day out. Medieval Wall Walk. Victorian Prison. Magna Carta. Enjoy spectacular views across Lincolnshire from our completed Medieval Wall Walk. Visit the David P.J. Ross Magna Carta Vault and see one of only four remaining original Magna Carta along side the Charter of the Forest. Immerse yourself in the lives of prisoners and their daily routines in the Victorian Prison and see the unique separate system chapel. 1000 years of history - where it happened.

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Well worth a visit. See the whole of Lincoln from this vantage point.

You can not visit Lincoln and not look around the castle. Walk high around the wall and see miles around. Can not be beaten.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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Lincoln, United Kingdom
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Lincoln, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

You can not visit Lincoln and not look around the castle. Walk high around the wall and see miles around. Can not be beaten.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Since the opening of the walls and the Magna Carta coupled with the Victorian Prison refurbishment the whole visit has taken on a new aspect. A variety of visits and cost are available with the grounds now foc.

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Thank richkathy
Lincoln, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The whole expierence tells a story its like going back in time .that part of Lincoln is very historic plenty to see

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Thank Rich03120
Lincoln, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Since the refurbishment Lincoln Castle is an excellent visit. Attractions include an original copy of the Magna Carta and the Charter of the forests, a Victorian prison and a walkway around the walls with excellent views of Lincoln including the Abbey

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

must see to visit in lincoln, great yo have access to lift (powerchair user) to ramparts at front of castle ( not all). good general access on ground. disabled toilets a bit narrow for powerchair, but does have hoist. lift a bit small. tight right hand corner to access cafe, could not do it in chair.

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Derbyshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Well I can't definitely say go see the castle we paid £12 each at first thought another Castle I was so wrong. Walked in and around the chapel excellent display through to the jail it has been restored to perfection. Cells have stories and displays with tables with screens on you can touch and learn. We then walked around the... More 

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Thank Jason M
Lincoln, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Lots to see and take in. A good guide will tell you so much about people we have heard about and how they have played a part in Lincoln's past. Some spectacular views form the castle walls. often exhibitions which add to the tour.

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Thank Jenny W
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Here is a fascinating piece of England's history that spans many centuries and continues to be a part of the legal history

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Lincolnshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Visited the castle as part of package deal and really enjoyed it, lots to read about as you walk the walk, visited the Victorian prison as well and really enjoyed the whole trip, nice cafe, friendly staff. Have recommend to friends to visit

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Lincolnshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We have visited several times over the past few years...sometimes for events and sometimes to do the full tour. We are never dissatppointed...always a great experience

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