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Museum of Lincolnshire Life, Lincoln

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History Museum Museum
Relive over 250 years of culture and history at Museum of Lincolnshire Life. Housed in Victorian barracks built in 1857, the museum celebrates the many facets of Lincoln history with various exhibits, including ones on agriculture, industry, and domestic life. Have a look at one of the first army tanks built for World War I or view locally built farm machinery. The museum is free of charge and provides free parking on site. Before you leave, stop by the Ellis Mill, a fully functioning 18th-century windmill located behind the museum. By using our Lincoln vacation trip planner, you can arrange your visit to Museum of Lincolnshire Life and other attractions in Lincoln.
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  • Can't beat finding a free museum! This place was fun! Lots to see and do. Bigger and better than most free museums too. The cafe was nice and very cheap, gift shop wasn't expensive either. Staff were ...  more »
  • We really enjoyed our visit here . Miserable day wind and rain, so this was perfect.So much to see and a teardrop which you do not get ripped off in , and friendly people. A must .  more »
  • Having visited here before we found more to see that we must have missed last time. Entry is free. The majority of this museum is indoors so great to visit in the rain. What is great about this place ...  more »
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  • Awesome muesum and probably my 2 second favorite museum in the country.there are also trains which is for me the best thing about this place and also this musuem does have some World war 1 stuff
  • we enjoyed visiting here.. very family friendly,and good for the kids to learn things..cafe to eat.and staff very friendly
  • A really odd collection, that is quite revealing of life in Lincolnshire. A nice play area for the kids.
  • Outstanding. See the origins of the tank. Live action exhibits on some weekends.
  • Small but very educational museum. Recommended to visit (bring kids as well) :)