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Museums in Lincolnshire

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Alford 

Alford Manor House Museum

A beautiful thatched manor built in the 17th century contains displays on local history, and recreations of period scenes, including a cobbler's shop, a chemist's, and a Victorian veterinarian's premises.
West Street, Alford, Lincolnshire, England, LN13 9DJ

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Heritage Highlight: Unusual composite timber and brick construction
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Spalding 

Ayscoughfee Hall Museum & Gardens

Museum: A former winner of the Lincolnshire Museum of the Year award, Ayscoughfee Hall is the official museum for the South Holland district. The collections focus on social history and include historic photographs, books, costume and clothing, farming equipment and historical documents.
Churchgate, Spalding, Lincolnshire, England, PE11 2RA

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Boston 

Boston Guildhall Museum

A museum housed in the historic 14th century guildhall, the site where the Pilgrim Fathers were imprisoned in 1607 before sailing to America (the original prison cells can be viewed). See a 16th century kitchen, and maritime and rural exhibits.
St Mary's Guildhall, South Street Boston, Lincolnshire, England, PE21 6HT

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Heritage Highlight: Pilgrim Father gaol cells
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Spalding 

Gordon Boswell Romany Museum

An unusual collection of Romany (gypsy) horse-drawn caravans and carts. In addition there is a slide-show and presentation on the Romany way of life, plus tools, cooking utensils, and photographs.
Clay Lake, Spalding, Lincolnshire, England, PE12 6BL

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Lincoln 

Museum of Lincolnshire Life

A short walk from the Cathedral Quarter, the Museum of Lincolnshire Life is located immediately beside the 18th century Ellis Windmill. The museum celebrates the rich social history and culture of Lincolnshire since 1750. Exhibits cover aspects of daily life, industry, agriculture, and community life in Lincolnshire. one of the prize exhgibits is a WWI tank named “Flirt”. The museum is also home to the Royal Lincolnshire Regiment gallery.
Burton Road, Lincoln, Lincolnshire, England, LN1 3LY

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Lincoln 

The Collection

A modern museum tracing the rich history of Lincolnshire through hands-on exhibits. Visitors can view archaeological finds from prehistory, Roman Lincoln, and the medieval period, right up to the modern day. Located immediately beside the Usher Gallery.
Danes Terrace, Lincoln, Lincolnshire, England, LN2 1LP

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Lincoln 

Usher Gallery

A modern museum tracing the rich history of Lincolnshire through hands-on exhibits. Visitors can view archaeological finds from prehistory, Roman Lincoln, and the medieval period, right up to the modern day. Located immediately beside the Usher Gallery.
Danes Terrace, Lincoln, Lincolnshire, England, LN2 1LP

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