Small historic Cathedral city with a large part in British history.
Lincoln Tours with Great British Trips
Lincoln is a beautiful town of Celtic origin, and one of the richest cities in Britain during the sixteenth century due to the fabrics and garments they produced. The main attraction in Lincoln is of course its outstanding and beautiful cathedral but that's not all that's on offer here. The region has many beautiful natural features making it a wonderful centre for nature lovers as well as historians. The area has a wealth of fascinating museums dedicated to everything from its Aviation history to its place of significance in British history. The region does of course have another claim to fame – the rich Christian heritage which it's many sites and houses have played a significant role in. The region was the birthplace of the Baptist, Methodist and AOG (Pentecostal) churches which are now International denominations.
Want to visit Lincoln?
Region: Central England
Time to spend here: 1/2 - 1 day
More Information: www.visitlincoln.com
What's nearby? Nottingham, Peak District
What transport do you recommend? Central Lincoln is small and easy to navigate on foot.
Did you know? One of the original survivng copies of the Magna Carta has been housed here since it was sealed? It travelled to Fort Knox to be kept safe in WW2!