Parks and gardens to visit
There really is something for everyone at Springfields Outlet Shopping & Festival Gardens. No matter what age you are, at Springfields there's always plenty on offer, a great day out for the whole family.
Witham Valley Country Park is made up of a number of green spaces in the heart of Lincolnshire. The Country Park is a great place to unwind in beautiful, unspoilt countryside, rich in wildlife and history.
Salem Bridge Brewery, Wainfleet, LIncolnshire, PE24 4JE, Tel: 01754 882009
A great day out for all the family can be had at Batemans Brewery 'Where Lincolnshire beer brewing with family tradition can still be found'. Batemans Brewery is one of the country's oldest family breweries brewing some of the finest beer.
Baytree Owl Centre, Spalding, Lincolnshire, PE12 6JU, Tel: 01406 372840
One of the largest and most varied selections of owls and birds of prey you will ever see, combined with a large indoor flying arena, the Baytree Owl centre provides a unique interactive experience for all ages.
8 Beck Street, Digby, Lincoln, LN4 3NE, Tel: 01526 320332
Lombard fruit and country wines are made at Beck House Winery from traditional recipes and by traditional methods. All wines have a grape base but are fermented with the named ingredient.
Bransby, Lincoln, LN1 2PH, Tel: 01427 788464
Bransby Home of Rest for Horses is an equine welfare charity which was founded in 1968. Since then Bransby has helped over 1000 animals and with over 290 rescued horses, ponies and donkeys currently in our care there are lots to see and do.
Burghley Park, Stamford, Lincolnshire, PE9 3JY, Tel: 01780 752451
Used in recent films Pride and Prejudice and The Da Vinci Code, the house boasts eighteen magnificent State Rooms and a huge collection of works and art, including one of the most important private collections of 17th century.
Cross Keys Cottage, Chalk Pit Lane, Spilsby, Lincolnshire, PE23 5SF, Tel: 01754 890211
Specialists in the growing and using of herbs with plants for sale and display, talks, lectures and demonstrations by arrangement, both on and off site.
Cadwell Park, Cadwell, Louth, Lincolnshire, LN11 9SE, Tel: 01623 822447
Chambers Farm Nature Reserve is a facinating place for anyone interested in flora and fauna.Situated on the site of a medieaval woodland it contains ancient Limes and a wealth of butterflies.
Claythorpe Watermill, Claythorpe, Lincolnshire, LN13 0DU, Tel: 01507 451366
A beautiful, tranquil, eighteenth century former watermill, home to birds, animals and a gorgeous tea room. Take your time...
Sea Road, Anderby Creek, Lincolnshire, PE24 5XW, Tel: 01522 782070
It may not serve any alcohol, but the Cloud Bar on the beach at Anderby Creek in Lincolnshire, UK, has been sanctioned by The Cloud Appreciation Society as the world’s first ‘Official Cloudspotting Area’.
Eastern-on-the-Hill, nr Stamford, Lincolnshire, PE9 3PQ, Tel: 01604 405285
Limestone grassland and a Site of Special Scientific Interest. Old Roman quarry now supporting rare plants, including a number of orchid species.
Grand Parade, Skegness, Lincolnshire, PE25 2UG, Tel: 01754 899887
The Compass Gardens are one of Skegness places you must see. With the statue of our very famous Jolly Fisherman. Just come and have a nice, pleasant walk or just sit and relax.
Lincoln Road, Skellingthorpe, LN6 5SA, Tel: 01522 693757
Ice cream parlour and coffee shop. Real dairy ice cream made with milk from our own cows. Drinks and snacks available in our new seated parlour. 12 hole Crazy Golf courses also available.
Doddington Hall, Lincoln, LN6 4RU, Tel: 01522 694308
Doddington Hall and Gardens, near Lincoln. A superb Elizabethan mansion by the renowned architect Robert Smythson. The hall stands today as it was completed in 1600 with walled courtyards, turrets and gatehouse.
Easton, Grantham, Lincolnshire, NG33 5AP, Tel: 01476 530063
Easton Walled Gardens has 12 Acres of 'lost' gardens which were once the grounds of a great house. Requisitioned by the army during the war the house fell into disrepair and was pulled down in 1951.
Elsham Hall, Brigg, Lincolnshire, DN20 0QZ, Tel: 01652 688698
Set in the beautiful lakeside gardens of Elsham Hall, the park offers carp lakes where you can feed the fish, a Butterfly Walkway, an Adventure Playground and within the new Walled Garden there is a sensory garden.
Far Ings Visitor Centre, Far Ings Lane, Barton Upon Humber, Lincolnshire, DN18 5RG, Tel: 01652 637055
Discover the wildlife of the south Humber Bank at the Lincolnshire Wildlife Trust's Far Ings National Nature Reserve. The Freshwater clay pits and reedbeds, meadow and hawthorn scrub are rich in flora and fauna.
Ferry Road, Fiskerton, LN3 4HU, Tel:
Fiskerton Fen Nature Reserve lies beside the River Witham. It was created from the huge pit that was left when clay was dug out to reinforce the river banks and reduce flood risk.
Gibraltar Point Wash Study Centre, Gibraltar Road, Skegness, Lincolnshire, PE24 4SU, Tel: 01754 762677
Nature reserve with 1500 acres of habitat including sand dunes, salt marsh, sandy shores and freshwater marsh. There is also a visitor and residential centre.