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6 Hours In Lincoln

So you've got six hours in Lincoln - that's great news. Let's see how you can best use your time while you're here.

What Should I Do With Six Hours In Lincoln?

If you have 6 hours or a half day to spend in Lincoln, here are some suggestions:

  • Lincoln Cathedral: Take a tour of the beautiful Lincoln Cathedral, dating back to 11th century. It's one of the finest gothic buildings that has a lot of history to offer. Estimated time: 1-2 hours.
  • Lincoln Castle: Another historic site of Lincoln includes Lincoln Castle, which is home to one of the four remaining original copies of the Magna Carta. Explore its fascinating history and enjoy the scenic views of the city. Estimated time: 1-2 hours.
  • Medieval Bishop's Palace: Take a walk around Bishop's Palace and discover its structurally impressive features, ranging from tiled floors to intricate stained glass windows. It has quite a unique garden, which adds to the visual appeal of the place. Estimated time: 30-60 minutes.
  • Steep Hill: Visit Steep Hill, a cobbled street that connects the upper and lower parts of the city. It's a picturesque area lined with unique shops, eateries and boutiques. Estimated time: 1-2 hours.
  • Museum of Lincolnshire Life: If you're after learning some history, settle in this museum which tells the story of Lincolnshire from 1750 to present day. The vast collection of objects and displays will give you a great insight into the lives of this region's inhabitants. Estimated time: 1-2 hours.
  • Brayford Waterfront: If you want to relax and enjoy a scenic view, stroll along the Brayford Waterfront. Boats and swans glide through the water while restaurants and bars with an outdoor seating provide an excellent view to boost your experience. Estimated time: 1-2 hours.

These are just a few of many things you can do in Lincoln. We hope you enjoy your half-day there!

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