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Museum of Lincolnshire Life

Old Barracks Burton Road, Lincoln LN1 3LY, England
+44 1522 528448
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A nice collection

A nice selection of historical objects pertinent to the locality of lincolnshire nicely presented... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
frescouk
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Lincoln, United Kingdom
via mobile
Day out with the grandchildren

Variety of things to see to interest boys and girls. Good outdoor play area and a small cafe too. A... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jennifer C
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Retford, United Kingdom
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Old Barracks Burton Road, Lincoln LN1 3LY, England
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+44 1522 528448
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"free entry"
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"first world war"
in 28 reviews
"military history"
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"farm machinery"
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"school room"
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"all ages"
in 64 reviews
"well worth a visit"
in 121 reviews
"traction engines"
in 16 reviews
"great exhibits"
in 13 reviews
"free attraction"
in 23 reviews
"play area"
in 56 reviews
"couple of hours"
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"few hours"
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"tea room"
in 28 reviews
"step back in time"
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"small cafe"
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A nice selection of historical objects pertinent to the locality of lincolnshire nicely presented with loads of info regarding the exhibits. Well worth visiting and it kept my 5yr old sufficiently interested

Thank frescouk
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Variety of things to see to interest boys and girls. Good outdoor play area and a small cafe too. A mixture of Lincolnshire’s rural and military heritage. Week worth a visit.

Thank Jennifer C
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is a must it shows a lot about the past of Lincoln, there is something for most people of all ages. there is also a cafe which is good , really enjoyed the visit .

Thank Suzanne F
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It was nice to find this as I had missed it on previous visits to Lincoln, anyway got there on a superb sunny day and had a wonderful time walking around the many exhibits and displays that were on place there giving a great feel...More

Thank Paul R
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice museum with much more inside than you'd think when just walking past and best of all, it's free! So much good and interesting stuff it will be of interest to anyone, not just if you're from Lincolnshire which we're not. Maybe I little...More

Thank Nigel W
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A superb collection and display of Lincolnshire history and life . Step back through time and see how people lived in the last century and beyond in very accurate mock ups of houses and their individual rooms . An excellent collection of mechanical engineering products...More

Thank Robert V
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There's something of everything here! We probably spent an hour here, but could've spent longer. Well set out. Didn't try the cafe as it closed just as we arrived :-(

Thank Wendy A
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have been to this museum many times , as Lincolnshire born and bred I love it . I like the military side to of it the best being in the MOB myself but everything from the agriculture and engineering I find fascinating and takes...More

Thank allanbarley
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This Museum is set in an old military building, set a little apart from the central shopping area and attractions. There are many displays showing the history of the building and depictions of a Schoolroom, Police Station and many shops and services. A large area...More

Thank Jim W
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Brilliant place to visit. Free to enter. They always have something going on. Child friendly and very helpful staff. I learnt a thing or two whilst visiting.

Thank katlowjampie
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Every day, 10:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. (Last entry 4:00 p.m., but I'd certainly give it more than a half hour!) Note that the website says Mon. - Sun., but I'd double check with the TI Centrbefore going on Sunday. The TI... More
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