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Greenfield Farm B&B,
Mill Lane/Cow Lane, Minting,
Horncastle, Lincolnshire LN9 5PJ

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Lincoln

Lincoln Cathedral at Sunset

 

Greenfield Farm B&B is 15 miles from Lincoln Cathedral, the heart of this historic city.

The Cathedral Quarter, is full of medieval architecture featuring the  Lincoln Cathedral, Lincoln Castle, the Bishops Old Palace and the remains of fortifications including the Eastgate, Newport Arch and Exchequer Gate.

 

Lincoln Cathedral

LN2 1PZ  – 15 miles

Lincoln Cathedral viewed from the Castle

Lincoln Cathedral viewed from the Castle

One of Europe’s finest Gothic buildings, it dominates the city skyline.  The Cathedral offers roof, floor and tower tours.

Lincoln Cathedral Nave

Lincoln Cathedral Nave

 

 

The Cathedral owns one of the four surviving copies of the Magna Carta which now resides in the newly refurbished Lincoln Castle.

www.lincolncathedral.com

Lincoln Castle

LN1 3AA – 15 miles

Entrance to Lincoln Castle

Lincoln Castle

Built by William the Conqueror in 1068 on the foundations of a Roman Settlement.  After a £22 million redevelopment Lincoln Castle re-opened in 2015.

 

Wall Walk

Wall Walk

 

The Castle now offers the brand new Vault to house the 1215 Magna Carta and Charter of the Forest.

 

The Castle also offers a 360 degree Medieval Wall Walk, the Victorian Prison and Chapel and the Heritage Skills Centre.

www.lincolncastle.com

 

Wall of Words

Wall of Words

 

 

Lincoln Hop-on Hop-off Sightseeing Bus

15 miles

http://www.visitlincoln.com/things-to-do/bus-tour-lincoln

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Tour Lincoln Hop-on Hop-off Sightseeing Bus

 

 

The official Tour of Lincoln, in an open top bus with commentary.  12 stops including Lincoln Cathedral and Lincoln Castle.

 

 

 

 

 

Bishops Old Palace 

LN2 1PU – 15 miles

Standing under the shadow of Lincoln Cathedral, the remains of the 12th Century palace.  Featuring the vineyard re-established in 2012 and the Heritage Garden a haven of peace and tranquility.

www.english-heritage.org.uk/visit/places/lincoln-medieval-bishops-palace/

 

Museum of Lincolnshire Life

LN1 3LY – 15 miles 

Free entry to learn about Lincolnshire in peace and war.  Housed in Victorian Barracks.

www.lincolnshire.gov.uk/museumoflincolnshirelife

 

The Collection and The Usher Gallery

LN2 1LP – 15 miles

Bringing together an award winning archaeology museum and the regions’s premier art gallery.

www.thecollectionmuseum.com

The Collection and The Usher

 

Bastion in the Air at The Collection

 

The Collection features the Bastion in the Air Story of Aviation Development, Production and Defence in World War One 26th May to 9th September.                      This event is linked to the RAF Scampton Exhibition (6th April to 24th August – pre-booking essential)

RAF Scampton Bastion in the Air

 

Lincoln Park and Ride

LN2 4DS – 14 miles

 

 

The Park & Ride will run 6 days a week from Monday to Saturday inclusive, with the first bus leaving Waitrose at 7am and the last return bus leaving the City Centre at 6.20pm.

Parking at Waitrose will be free and the Adult daily return fare will be £2.50. The charge is payable on the bus. Concessionary bus pass holders will be free after 9.30 am on weekdays.