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Lincoln Visitor Information Centre

9 Castle Hill, Lincoln LN1 3AA, England
+44 1522 545458
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A nice and simple Visitor Information Centre, in the heart of the Bail. There are a number of... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
T B
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London, United Kingdom
Friendly and helpful

When you’ve clambered up Steep Hill, the Visitor Info Centre looms up in front of you. Lovely old... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
ManInBlack64
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Hitchin, United Kingdom
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9 Castle Hill, Lincoln LN1 3AA, England
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+44 1522 545458
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"lovely old building"
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"worth a visit"
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Reviewed 6 days ago

A nice and simple Visitor Information Centre, in the heart of the Bail. There are a number of Lincoln based products on offer - bookmarks, pens, pencils etc, as well as edibles and guidebooks. Plenty of advice on offer too for tourists, should it be...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

When you’ve clambered up Steep Hill, the Visitor Info Centre looms up in front of you. Lovely old timbered building with plenty of useful leaflets, maps etc and friendly helpful staff to advise. Lots of mementos for those that want them too. A great spot...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We came here to see where the imps were hidden around the city. York has cats in the architecture and a cat trail - so we thought Lincoln would have an organised Imp Trail, or at least a leaflet - nothing. Still a nice gift...More

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LincolnVIC, Manager at Lincoln Visitor Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your feedback. The Imp is a popular carving to see in the Cathedral but there is not a trail that exists. We do sell the legend of the Imp gifts, books and postcards in the Visitor Information Centre. We have in commemoration...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Although it is usually busy the wonderfully helpful staff try to see everybody as quickly as they can. I am not sure if there is any wheelchair access as there are a couple of steps to get in the main entrance. The outside of the...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Helpful staff and well priced mementos/gifts for the grand children. It was freezing and raining outsid, so it was also a respite from the cold as I waited for friends to reach the top of Very Steep Hill!

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Lincoln Visitor Information Centre is the perfect place to find out about the local area. They will give you recommendations for meals, and tips for the local area. We went in for a postcard and ended up visiting the cathedral because they told us...More

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Reviewed 22 April 2018

Central location in-between the castle & cathedral in a historic building. Not the biggest gift shop in the world but it is crammed full of Lincoln/Lincolnshire souvenirs. Bought a fridge magnet, a pin badge, a Lincolnshire flag (well I do love this fine county &...More

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Reviewed 22 April 2018

In a great location between the Castle and the Cathedral at the top of Steep Hill. The staff were very helpful and well informed which is what you would expect. Worth visiting.

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Reviewed 19 April 2018

Great central location in a wonderful historic building in its own right. Only visiting for the day a wanted to buy a fridge magnet. They had so many to choose from it took me ages to decide! Friendly helpful staff.

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Reviewed 17 April 2018

The centre is located close to all the principal places of interest. The staff are friendly and there is a vast amount of information available.

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