Places to visit in the Wolds
Buttercross, Market Place, Brigg, Lincolnshire, DN20 8ER, Tel: 01652 657053, www.visitnorthlincolnshire.com
Enjoy browsing around the famers market and buy some local produce.
19 South Street, Caistor, Lincolnshire, LN7 6UB, Tel: 01427 676666
Caistor is an attractive mix of Georgian and Victorian buildings, a market town with a history dating back before Roman times.
Southrey, Lincolnshire, LN3 5TA, Tel: , Email
In a Lincolnshire village hides a well-kept secret, a unique 115 year old temporary wooden church.
Horncastle Community Access Point, Wharf Road, Horncastle, Lincolnshire, LN9 5HL, Tel: 01507 601111, Email
Lincoln, LN1, Tel:
Enjoy a day out in Lincolnshire on 1st October. Plan a visit to one of the many tourist attractions that is offering special discounts on this day to help celebrate Lincolnshire Day.
St Botolph's Church, Skidbroke, Louth, Lincolnshire, LN11 7DQ, Tel: , www.visitchurches.org.uk
Set in magnificent isolation in the Lincolnshire marshland, this early Medieval church has the feel of a Great Hall.
Sleaford Road, Tattershall, Lincolnshire, LN4 4LR, Tel: 01526 342543
Tattershall Castle was built in the 15th century to impress and dominate by Ralph Cromwell, one of the most powerful men in England.
Thorpe Camp Visitor Centre, Tattershall Thorpe, Lincolnshire, LN4 4PE, Tel: 07963 513287, www.thorpecamp.org
The Thorpe Camp Preservation Group has set up a Visitor Centre to commemorate those who fought for freedom in World War 2 based in Lincolnshire.
Queen Street, Barton upon Humber, Scunthorpe, DN18 5QP, Tel: 01652 635172
The school is a family-friendly museum that welcomes visitors of all ages to experience a slice school life in a bygone age.
2 Queen Street, Market Rasen, Lincolnshire, LN8 3EH, Tel: 01673 842 364
The Advocate Arms Hotel has been fully refurbished to the highest standards with a contemporary feel while retaining a warm and welcoming character in which guests can relax and unwind. It has a bar and restaurant all under one roof.
41 Queen Street, Market Rasen, Lincolnshire, LN8 3EN, Tel: 01673 844777
Tea room in Market Rasen with good access for the less mobile.
East Street, Alford, Lincolnshire, LN13 9EH, Tel: 01507 462136
Beautiful working windmill on the edge of this popular market town. The mill produces flour from organic grain and the ground floor shop sells a range of wholefoods. Visitors may tour the mill and experience the flour milling process.
The Manor House, West Street, Alford, Lincolnshire, LN13 9HT, Tel: 01507 463073
Reputedly the largest thatched manor house in the country, Alford Manor House was built to a traditional H plan in 1611.
Commercial Road, Alford, Lincolnshire, LN13 9EY, Tel: 01507 463342
Heather and Michel Ducos have been established as potters since 1972. They make all table and kitchenware and stoneware by hand on the wheel. All their pots are suitable for use in dishwashers and microwaves.
Old Church Lane, Great Steeping, Spilsby, Lincolnshire, PE23 5PR, Tel: 020 7213 0660
A riverside church standing in ancient fields. Built in 1748, this riverside church stands proudly on lush marshland. It is surrounded by a complex and undisturbed Medieval field system, revealed by aerial photography.
Haugham, Louth, Lincolnshire, LN11 8PU, Tel: 020 7213 0660
The spire of All Saints soars above a round of trees in the open country of the Wolds, visible for miles around.
Saltfleetby, Louth, Lincolnshire, LN11 7TU, Tel: 020 7213 0660
The tall, square tower of this marshland church leans dramatically to the west, as if trying to stretch away from the long, low nave below.
Thacker Bank, Theddlethorpe, Louth, Lincolnshire, LN12 1PE, Tel: 020 7213 0660
A 14th-and 15th-century church with Norman origins, All Saints is known as the Cathedral of the Marsh – a testament to its impressive length and spacious light-filled interior, as well as the quality of the interior carvings.
Main Road, Conisholme, Louth, Lincolnshire, LN11 7LT, Tel: 01507 359002
Situated in the heart of the Lincolnshire marshes, Conisholme is a delightful hamlet and Appleby's makes a good stopping place on your way to the coast. Appleby's serve their own home-made ice cream.