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The Collection

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Doddington Hall

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Lincoln Cathedral

There are so many things to do for groups in Lincoln that you won't be able to do it all in a day.

See below for group information on things to do in Lincoln and click through for more details on each attraction.

Lincoln Cathedral

Informative guided tours available for groups that guide you around one of Europe's most stunning examples of Gothic architecture. Options includes roof, workshop and treasury tours.

Your group will enjoy the guided tours, free time to explore the cathedral, visit the Wren and Medieval Libraries then relax in the refectory and browse in the shop.

Open daily. Group prices on application. Coach drop off point at Northgate (no parking available at Cathedral). Group catering available (pre-booking required).

Lincoln Open-Top Tour Bus

Tour Lincoln is an hour long sightseeing tour around Lincoln's key sites of interest on an open-top bus. The tour starts from Lincoln Cathedral and visits stops such as Newport Arch, the Brayford Waterfront and the Cultural Quarter.

10% discount for group bookings of 10 or more. Available for private hire from Easter - October. Group contact: Michele Sims.

The Collection

Free to enter, award-winning museum and art gallery with a range of guided tours to suit all audiences and tastes. Near to The Usher Gallery with exhibitions and local historic art.

Tours can be of archaeology gallery, the art galleries and/or any temporary exhibition currently on display upon request. Special interest tours may also be catered for; please contact The Collection for further details. Special events and exhibitions take place throughout the year.

Open 10am - 4pm for guided tour rate. Evening tours available (price on request). Advance booking required. Free entry, guided tours available at £1.75pp (£35 minimum charge). Coach drop off point near to site (no parking at museum). Fully license cafe/restaurant (advanced booking recommended for groups). Group contact: Will Mason.

Doddington Hall and Gardens

Group visits are a speciality at Doddington Hall & Gardens; groups are assured of personal service and will enjoy exclusive tours. Private guided tours are available for groups on days when the Hall is closed to the general public. A range of facilities are available for less able visitors. 

All refreshments for Group Visits are served in the recently refurbished Coach House which is also used for weddings and corporate events. Groups will be served delicious home-made food, including the ever-popular cream teas, by the dedicated team, on an exclusive basis and according to your timetable. Various special events throughout the year including the stunning ‘Doddington at Christmas’ experience.

Group rate £12pp (minimum 20). Advanced booking required. Free coach parking on-site. Free tea/coffee and cake for drivers. Pre-booked private meals available in the Coach House. Group contact: Lynsey Woods.

Museum of Lincolnshire Life

Enjoy free entry to the largest and most diverse community museum in Lincolnshire. The rich and varied social history reflects and celebrates the heritage and culture of the county - displays include period room sets, agriculture, industry and the award winning Galleries of the Royal Lincolnshire Regiment.

Self-led visits are welcome or for a small fee staff-led tours of the Museum or its fascinating Stores can be arranged, please contact the museum for more details. Special events and exhibitions take place throughout the year.

Open 10am-4pm Mon-Sat (Oct-Mar), Mon-Sun (April-Sept). Evening tours and special openings available (price on request). Museum entry free. Staff-led museum tours available at £1.75pp (£20 mininum charge, booking essential). Staff-led tours of the museum stores available at £6pp (£4 concessions).

Free coach parking for up to two coaches on-site. Small tea room on site. Meeting room available for hire with tea/cofee provided at price per head (price on request). Group contact: Steve Dunk.

Lincoln Visitor Information Centre

The Visitor Information Centre set between the Castle and Cathedral provides information and gives advice on everything ‘Lincoln’: where to visit, what’s on, public transport enquiries and much more. Making it the ideal place to start your visit to Lincoln.

The knowledgeable team can advise on the best way to experience the city during your visit. You can also browse through the local souvenir range, buy guide books, maps and tickets for events.

Open 10am - 5pm Mon-Sat, 10:30am - 4pm Sun.

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