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Lincoln Christmas Market

Lincoln`s Catherdal Quarter, Lincoln, England
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Scenic surroundings for a Christmas market.

Usual scenario for a Christmas market, vendors selling all the normal Christmas market merchandise... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
East Riding of Yorkshire, United Kingdom
Thumbs up for Lincoln

It was a very cold & windy Saturday & had to park 2 miles out of the centre, probably best to do... read more

Reviewed 3 January 2018
Ipswich, United Kingdom
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“mulled wine” (45 reviews)
“festive spirit” (12 reviews)
“huge crowds” (11 reviews)
Lincoln`s Catherdal Quarter, Lincoln, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Usual scenario for a Christmas market, vendors selling all the normal Christmas market merchandise and fayres. There are children's rides. Quite a steep hill of cobbles to walk up. Gets very busy as it only runs 3 / 4 days we went on a Friday...More

Thank 13Si-Sharon13
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

It was a very cold & windy Saturday & had to park 2 miles out of the centre, probably best to do park & ride in future. Usual stalls, too many good ones, would have liked more hand made ones. Endless coach groups, on leaving...More

Thank TLL190725
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Was excited to go on a National trip to see this market finally, but after having to queue at the entrance to the castle for an hour and a half before they would let you in, was very disappointed with it. I thought it was...More

Thank candycane98
Reviewed 22 December 2017

Lincoln market is a must see. Magical lights and atmosphere with chocolate and spice aromas that make you feel all warm. Beautiful cathedral and worth a look around. Highly recommend.

Thank The K
Reviewed 21 December 2017

There seems to be fewer stalls each year. Stall holders complain about increasing costs. The market is living off its past reputation but the goodwill of the public is wearing thin.

2  Thank M D
Reviewed 18 December 2017

The atmosphere was lovely and we even had a little flurry of snow but the selection of stalls was a little disappointing and it seemed a little more like a fairground than a traditional Christmas market

Thank Sarahc011
Reviewed 15 December 2017 via mobile

This is by far the largest Christmas market I have ever been to. You start off through Lincoln castle and walk round the stalls but there are Christmas stall at every turn, down little streets car parks, halls it’s so big. We were there for...More

Thank Teresa T
Reviewed 14 December 2017 via mobile

Lincoln Christmas Market, held in Lincoln is one of the largest Christmas markets in Europe, with more than 280 stalls nestled in and around Lincoln Castle, Lincoln Cathedral it is a great place for a day out.

Thank JackSmithKS
Reviewed 14 December 2017 via mobile

The market was a total disappointment and I would never go again. As a native of Lincoln I was so ashamed. Most stalls were selling over priced food and junk. I've seen better stuff at a car boot sale. Lots of expensive burger stalls all...More

4  Thank Will B
Reviewed 14 December 2017 via mobile

Really enjoyed the market loads of variety. Sign posting could be better from coach drop off points but overall a good day

Thank nikki1519
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5 December 2017|
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Response from LincsLandGirl |
the park & ride is located at Lincolnshire Show Ground, which is about 4 miles from where the Market is based. Buses are usually every 10-15 minutes. However, as a local, I believe it is extremely expensive, unless you have... More
Carley W
13 November 2017|
Response from Phil J |
7th to 10th December