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The Sir Joseph Banks Centre

Closed Now: 10:00 - 16:00
Open today: 10:00 - 16:00
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Excellent find

If you’re looking for that something different as a gift for yourself or someone who has everything... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2018
Ajz2601
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Lovely craft centre and gardens

We always call in when we visit the town. The craft centre is wonderful with so much to choose... read more

Reviewed 28 June 2018
RichardCHarries
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Withernsea, United Kingdom
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7-13 Bridge Street, Horncastle LN9 5HZ, England
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Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

If you’re looking for that something different as a gift for yourself or someone who has everything this is just the place to find it. Handmade quality items many unique items. Great place.

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 28 June 2018

We always call in when we visit the town. The craft centre is wonderful with so much to choose from. The gardens are lovely and we bought an unusual plant which will be lovely back at home in the garden. The coffee was cheap and...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank RichardCHarries
Reviewed 18 June 2018

We visited here whilst holidaying a few miles away at Tattershall Lakes in Tattershall. We were looking for a good little souvenir shop to take some gifts home with us from our holiday. We had seen this place on TripAdvisor and after reading previous reviews...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 10 April 2018

This is a great shop in Horncastle for picking up handmade souvenirs to bring home to family and friends. Hand knit gloves, paper products and gifts for baby all came home with me to the states. Reasonably priced too!

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 25 February 2018

Picked up some great leaflets on walks around the area on our visit. Helpful staff. Would have given 5 bubbles but not open on a Sunday which isn't ideal if you want to visit the tourist information centre which is now located in here.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank 2014Jandy
Reviewed 9 November 2017

This is a must-see place for locals and visitors alike, whether a keen shopper or a budding historian. The myriad of rooms inside offer quality products for sale which have mostly been produced by local businesses. Whatever you're looking for - from beautifully made cards,...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed 16 May 2017

We visited Horncastle and found that the Tourist Information had moved from the library into the Sir Joseph Banks Centre. We found all the information we needed in a small room towards the back of the centre which is lovely to visit while you are...More

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank 2014Jandy
Reviewed 2 May 2017

We visited the rooms to learn about Joseph Banks , they have some boards around some rooms with info and a garden out back, unfortunately still needs some attention as some of the plants have been in wraps for winter and as it is still...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Sheila K
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

I absolutely love coming to the Joseph Banks Centre. It's absolutely crammed (although very tastefully) with little treasures - ideal for those you find it difficult to buy gifts for! There's a wide selection of items and mostly made by local artists. Nice to have...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank ALS1387
Reviewed 20 February 2017

Went to center to find out more info on Joseph Banks,but it was a shop,a very nice shop but very little on banks a few things on wall of a small room and some books to purchase and that was it.

Date of experience: February 2017
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