We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Museum of Lincolnshire Life

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Review Highlights
Museum of Lincolnshire Life.

If you have a few hours to spare come and visit this museum. The museum covers a lot of areas about... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
markjI2840GN
,
Bulkington, United Kingdom
via mobile
good visit

had a good visit , free entry as well, but left a good donation. to see a ww1 tank, which was made... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
brownpeter6
,
Chester, United Kingdom
Read all 1,235 reviews
432
All photos (432)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good27%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“free entry”(95 reviews)
“farm machinery”(24 reviews)
About
Closed Now
Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
See all hours
Contact
Old Barracks Burton Road, Lincoln LN1 3LY, England
Website
+44 1522 528448
Call
Improve This Listing
Recommended experiences in and around Lincoln
from US$ 14.79
More Info
from US$ 43.37
More Info
from US$ 38.00
More Info
Reviews (1,235)
Filter reviews
1,226 results
Traveller rating
829
344
47
5
1
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
829
344
47
5
1
Show reviews that mention
All reviews free entry military history farm machinery school room well worth a visit traction engines first world war all ages play area couple of hours interesting exhibits tea room small cafe step back in time few hours rainy day on display
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 1,226 reviews
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

If you have a few hours to spare come and visit this museum. The museum covers a lot of areas about Lincolnshire life from the past. There are lots of things to look at here too, you will need time to do this place justice....More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank markjI2840GN
Reviewed 1 week ago

had a good visit , free entry as well, but left a good donation. to see a ww1 tank, which was made in lincoln was super. overall a great visit

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank brownpeter6
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really immersive had a great time there my kids loved it and free wouldve happily paid shows my children a tactile history of where they are from awesome

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank westy674
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Spent about an hour here looking at all the artefacts and interesting things from years gone by. Well set up and information points not too over wordy. I particularly liked the engines.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank 698SuzanneN
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I thoroughly enjoyed my visit to this excellent museum which is jam packed with thousands of objects well displayed within a series of exhibits, logically and clearly signed so you can't take a wrong turn. The kitchen, wash house and the Co-operative exhibitions were especially...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank kensmoon
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We left the castle to visit the museum whichfor usoldies was a bit of a walk. Normally it is free entry but we had to pay £1 as there was a World War I exhibition upstairs. We were able to see WWI memorabilia on display...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank goodi134
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We found this museum by accident but decided to have a look. Car parking nearby is awful, I was lucky that there was an odd space available nearly outside. The staff in the shop/ticket office were very friendly and approachable and keen to promote the...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Irene C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Spent a few hours here a few weeks ago with my Mum (80) and my grandson (3) and we all thoroughly enjoyed it. Free to get in, though you are welcome to give a donation, and there is also a free car park. The ladies...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank NetSteve57
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

An interesting (and free) experience of Lincolnshire life from the late 19th century including the reproduction of lower middle class rooms. There is also an interesting history of the Lincolnshire Regiment and a transport exhibition. There is a small cafe (not reviewed by us) and...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank AJH_Taunton
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Reasonable local museum, a strange eclectic mixture of domestic and military. Little coherent order to it however. Seemed a good place to take children with places to play and a café. No mention of parking on the leaflet we saw, but there seemed to be...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank David G
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 16 nearby hotels
The Tower Hotel
438 reviews
.31 km away
The Castle Hotel
983 reviews
.41 km away
The White Hart
691 reviews
.54 km away
The Lincoln Hotel
2,167 reviews
.66 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 569 nearby restaurants
Castle view Indian cuisine
519 reviews
.28 km away
Ole Ole Tapas Bar & Restaurant
2,325 reviews
.30 km away
No. THIRTY 8
345 reviews
.31 km away
The Bronze Pig
1,142 reviews
.20 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 174 nearby attractions
Steep Hill
3,226 reviews
.61 km away
Lincoln Castle
4,644 reviews
.50 km away
Lincoln Visitor Information Centre
401 reviews
.54 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
470angiec
19 February 2018|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Jenny C | Reviewed this property |
Only assistance dogs
0
Votes
Helen L
27 January 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from DRMTJ | Reviewed this property |
Free!
1
Vote
Nancy J
14 January 2017|
Answer
Response from GrammySmith | Reviewed this property |
Every day, 10:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. (Last entry 4:00 p.m., but I'd certainly give it more than a half hour!) Note that the website says Mon. - Sun., but I'd double check with the TI Centrbefore going on Sunday. The TI... More
0
Votes