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Ayscoughfee Hall, Museum & Gardens

Closed Now: 10:30 - 16:00
Open today: 10:30 - 16:00
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Fascinating building, lovely garden and historical features

I love this place. Its very tastefully presented as a museum with interesting artefacts, paintings... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
JaneHickford
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Spalding, United Kingdom
Always a hidden gem

Living nearby, we go to this old house and gardens quite frequently. The garden alone is worth... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Cazzachuck
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Spalding, United Kingdom
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A family home built in the 1450s, Ayscoughfee Hall stands in 5 acres of Gardens. The Hall tells the story of the people who lived here, as well as local history, and the Gardens are full of interesting features including an ice house and War...more
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Churchgate, Spalding PE11 2RA, England
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+44 1775 764555
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All reviews local history well worth a visit gardens are lovely town life old house free attraction free entry light refreshments lovely surprise looked great town centre small cafe an interesting place little gem wander around historic building play area
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I love this place. Its very tastefully presented as a museum with interesting artefacts, paintings etc. The gardens are gorgeous and well-kept and there's lots of secret stuff to find!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank JaneHickford
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Living nearby, we go to this old house and gardens quite frequently. The garden alone is worth exploring for it's topiary trees and beautifully laid out beds. The house has an interesting museum, good for younger visitors and a café with toilets out in the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Cazzachuck
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of my favourite places to go, the gardens are lovely and the kids enjoy feeding the ducks and the fish on the pond although you are not allowed to feed them bread you can buy the food for 20p a bag. The site has...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Emma S
Reviewed 11 January 2019

This is a free attraction and best visited in summer when gardens are at best,the museum is interesting and good information for Lincolnshire people ,I personally loved hearing about the lady who gave birth to so many children and survived which was good in those...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank pat c
Reviewed 12 December 2018

Very peaceful environment. Amazing gardens. Inside is not that impressive, museum does not have a lot of to show. Worth visiting with little children as you can feed ducks in the fountain.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank ArturKarm
Reviewed 12 December 2018 via mobile

If you want a place to sit with a cup of tea and watch the world go by the gardens are the place to go. The beautiful old house is full of local interest and history.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank louhud
Reviewed 23 November 2018

The gardens and water feature are beautiful Very well kept gardens and lovely house. A place where children and adulyts alike can wander in the gaze of the church.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Carole K
Reviewed 23 October 2018

Pleasant garden to walk round on a lovely Autumn afternoon, but for goodness sake don't miss the museum- a real treasure and helpful staff. Enjoyed all the different rooms- especially the dialect word quiz and listening to the local accent and information about the explorers....More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Loretta R
Reviewed 3 October 2018

We spent far longer here than we expected. I would happily pay a small charge to enter as it is just as good as some of the stately homes that you pay quite a large entrance fee

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Hazel W
Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

We’ve visited many times and will continue to do so. The gardens are pretty and well kept, the museum is interesting and well set out. The children’s okay area could do with a bit of attention - would be good if it was a little...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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29 July 2018|
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Response from littlegem2016 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I 'm afraid I don't know but if you call the hall on 01775 764555 they will be able to tell you. I hope that helps you.
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Hi,I’m a wheelchair user and it is perfect for me and we go there for picnics with the grandchildren
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