picturesque villages, historic market towns and wonderful rural heritage
Home to the market towns of Gainsborough, Caistor, and Market Rasen. The countryside north of Lincoln has an abundance of local attractions and activities to enjoy. From the county’s only Racecourse to one of the best preserved medieval manor houses in England - making the North of Lincoln an essential destination for history enthusiasts. It's also an ideal location for access to even more things to do in Lincoln, the North Countryside and the Lincolnshire Wolds.
Enjoy a fantastic shopping experience at Marshall's Yard, outdoor shopping centre located in the heart of Gainsborough Town Centre. Shop at over 30 popular brands and be spoilt for choice with their vast selection of places to drink and dine.
Things To Do
one of our best kept secrets
Discover one of the largest and best preserved medieval manor houses in the country. Learn all about the powerful, rich and flamboyant Burgh family and their famous guests including Richard III and Henry VIII.
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Visit Bransby Horses - rescue and rehabilitation centre for horses. Spanning 600 acres of beautiful countryside, meet hundreds of horses, ponies, donkeys and mules living on site.
things to do North of Lincoln
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Lincoln is a short distance away
Visit Lincoln Visitor Information Centre for all information you want to know about the City of Lincoln - where to visit, what’s on and...
The last of nine windmills that once stood on the Lincoln hill top and the last working mill in Lincoln, built in 1798....
Lincolnshire is a wonderfully diverse county to explore by bike and this route will allow you to experience many different aspects of...
Lincoln & Surrounding Areas
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You'll find a wide range of accommodation ideas across the North of Lincoln and links to choose from even more.
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North of Lincoln
Explore beyond the boundaries of the Cathedral City. Discover history and heritage, unique independent retailers and an exciting itinerary of events throughout the year.