Best castles in Lincoln

Check out the top castles in Lincoln, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. Lincoln Castle
1. Lincoln Castle
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42 local reviews
Castle Hill, Lincoln
Open · Closes 5:00 PM
+44 1522 554559
Point of interestEstablishment
Heather
Well worth a visit. Home of the Magna Carter. Recently restored. Walk around the castle walls soaking up the…
Joanne
Built by William the Conqueror in 1068, Lincoln Castle has stood for hundreds of years as a symbol of power…
Cally
It's FREE to enter the grounds of the Castle where there are plenty of benches and green spaces to sit and…
1. Lincoln Castle
1. Lincoln Castle
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42 local reviews
Castle Hill, Lincoln
Open · Closes 5:00 PM
+44 1522 554559
Heather
Heather
Well worth a visit. Home of the Magna Carter. Recently restored. Walk around the castle walls soaking up the history. Visit the prison…
Joanne
Joanne
Built by William the Conqueror in 1068, Lincoln Castle has stood for hundreds of years as a symbol of power and seat of justice. Since 2010…
Cally
Cally
It's FREE to enter the grounds of the Castle where there are plenty of benches and green spaces to sit and eat, take a picnic and take in…
2. Lincoln
2. Lincoln
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18 local reviews
Lincoln, Lincoln
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Liza
Lincoln is a lovely historic town, similar to York, with less tourists. It has a Castle which houses a copy…
Mandy
Lincoln is steeped in history. Majestic Lincoln Minster stands prominently above the city. Many individual…
Jessica
Lincoln has a beautiful Cathedral and Castle well worth going to see as well as great shops, architecture and…
2. Lincoln
2. Lincoln
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18 local reviews
Lincoln, Lincoln
Liza
Liza
Lincoln is a lovely historic town, similar to York, with less tourists. It has a Castle which houses a copy of the Magna Carta and you can…
Mandy
Mandy
Lincoln is steeped in history. Majestic Lincoln Minster stands prominently above the city. Many individual shops and restaurants. Lincoln…
Jessica
Jessica
Lincoln has a beautiful Cathedral and Castle well worth going to see as well as great shops, architecture and markets
3. Bailgate
3. Bailgate
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8 local reviews
Bailgate, Lincoln
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Kev
Great choice of pubs, cocktail bars and restaurants set in the historic castle and cathedral quarter
Paul
Old Roman Ermine Street. Close to Castle & Cathedral, good restaurants, pubs and quaint shops.
3. Bailgate
3. Bailgate
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8 local reviews
Bailgate, Lincoln
Kev
Kev
Great choice of pubs, cocktail bars and restaurants set in the historic castle and cathedral quarter
Paul
Paul
Old Roman Ermine Street. Close to Castle & Cathedral, good restaurants, pubs and quaint shops.
4. Castle Hill
4. Castle Hill
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3 local reviews
Castle Hill, Lincoln
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Paulie & James
Catch the Walk & Ride 'Steep Hill Shuttle' bus from Castle Square to get around Lincoln and the quickest way…
Jenny & Jamie
Set between The Castle & The Cathedral, perfect for history and sightseeing.
4. Castle Hill
4. Castle Hill
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3 local reviews
Castle Hill, Lincoln
Paulie & James
Paulie & James
Catch the Walk & Ride 'Steep Hill Shuttle' bus from Castle Square to get around Lincoln and the quickest way up the hill, with stops across…
Jenny & Jamie
Jenny & Jamie
Set between The Castle & The Cathedral, perfect for history and sightseeing.
5. The Strugglers Inn
5. The Strugglers Inn
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9 local reviews
83 Westgate, Lincoln
Closed · Opens 12:00 PM (noon)
01522 535023
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Paulie & James
Traditional real ale pub where locals would watch public hangings from the castle turret above. No food, only…
5. The Strugglers Inn
5. The Strugglers Inn
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9 local reviews
83 Westgate, Lincoln
Closed · Opens 12:00 PM (noon)
01522 535023
Paulie & James
Paulie & James
Traditional real ale pub where locals would watch public hangings from the castle turret above. No food, only snacks with around 500 ales…
6. Browns Pie Shop
6. Browns Pie Shop
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7 local reviews
33 Steep Hill, Lincoln
Closed · Opens 12:00 PM (noon)
01522 527330
CafeRestaurantFood
Cally
Guests have eaten here and highly recommend it for food and service. It is a well established local…
Neel
My dad's favourite restaurant; good pies! Located very near the cathedral and castle.
6. Browns Pie Shop
6. Browns Pie Shop
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7 local reviews
33 Steep Hill, Lincoln
Closed · Opens 12:00 PM (noon)
01522 527330
Cally
Cally
Guests have eaten here and highly recommend it for food and service. It is a well established local independent restaurant. Tucked on the…
Neel
Neel
My dad's favourite restaurant; good pies! Located very near the cathedral and castle.
7. Lincoln TapHouse & Kitchen
7. Lincoln TapHouse & Kitchen
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3 local reviews
1 St Paul's Ln, Lincoln
Closed · Opens 12:00 PM (noon)
01522 527020
BarRestaurantFood
Trina
Great view from upstairs terrace of the Cathedral, Castle. Just off the Bailgate, under the Castle walls.
Charlotte
Great food and drinks. Amazing views of the Castle from the top of the bar.
7. Lincoln TapHouse & Kitchen
7. Lincoln TapHouse & Kitchen
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3 local reviews
1 St Paul's Ln, Lincoln
Closed · Opens 12:00 PM (noon)
01522 527020
Trina
Trina
Great view from upstairs terrace of the Cathedral, Castle. Just off the Bailgate, under the Castle walls.
Charlotte
Charlotte
Great food and drinks. Amazing views of the Castle from the top of the bar.
8. Lincoln Cathedral
8. Lincoln Cathedral
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8 local reviews
Minster Yard, Lincoln
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Jon & Amanda
Stunning Building in a City steeped in history. Well worth a visit close to Castle and shopping/resturants
Louise
Great Cathedral and Castle. Treat yourself to the choir at evensong if you are a music lover.
8. Lincoln Cathedral
8. Lincoln Cathedral
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8 local reviews
Minster Yard, Lincoln
Jon & Amanda
Jon & Amanda
Stunning Building in a City steeped in history. Well worth a visit close to Castle and shopping/resturants
Louise
Louise
Great Cathedral and Castle. Treat yourself to the choir at evensong if you are a music lover.