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Address: Lincoln`s Catherdal Quarter, Lincoln, England

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The market is fabulous but be careful of rouge traders .i bought a flamingo umbrella which cost me £15 and when i unwrapped it latter it wasnt the same as fisplayed on the stall... read more

Reviewed 16 January 2017
Rosie J
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Lincoln, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Such a amazing market, we visit every year! Got a little something for everyone and defiantly has spirit within the whole market. Worth a visit when it comes around, one of the most popular markets held in Lincoln with its residents and tourists.

Thank ElliexWilkins
Stamford, United Kingdom
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55 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

Arrived by coach & therefore dropped off at a designated coach drop- off point (highly recommended). Only a short walk to the "start" off the market. There are so many stalls, shops, cafes, places of interest to see along the route. Designed to be a one way system so everything flows very well. Plenty of entertainers, stallholders & organisers that... More 

Thank cwilliams85
Lincolnshire, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 14 February 2017

It's not a place for shopping if you wanna buy cheap stuff, but certainly you'll have fun walking though the market and eating food from many different countries around Europe. There's a park too, with a Ferris- wheel from where you can see a beautiful view of the town.

Thank dinizanalu
Horncastle, United Kingdom
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143 reviews
50 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

Are you going to wander around casually with a couple of hundred people......no! This is Lincoln Christmas Market baby!!! 300,000+ visitors in 3 1/2 days. It's busy but plan and prepare yourself and it's a fantastic experience. Olde worlde with the Christmas lights on in the evening really gets you in the Christmas spirit. Unique stalls and beautiful Lincolnshire food... More 

Thank Swanny66
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19 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

The market is fabulous but be careful of rouge traders .i bought a flamingo umbrella which cost me £15 and when i unwrapped it latter it wasnt the same as fisplayed on the stall .the hot chocolate with brandy which cost £4 was very watery and had no brandy in it sold from lorrys with cadburys written all over them... More 

Thank Rosie J
Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
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84 reviews
36 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 January 2017

Every year me and my partner go to the Lincoln Christmas Market, we always drive to the park and ride, very easy and a great price. Always plenty of spaces for the car. And the bus is every 10 minutes. It only takes around 8 minutes to get to the market, always a great atmosphere. The location is fantastic as... More 

Thank Kyeron O
Derby, United Kingdom
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270 reviews
115 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 134 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 December 2016

Went on the Thursday as we thought it would be quieter - good decision! There were still loads of people around, but because we were there late afternoon / early evening, we were still able to actually get close to the stalls to see what was on offer. It is worth the visit as the stalls are varied and if... More 

Thank stenolass
Sherborne, United Kingdom
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209 reviews
67 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

Outstanding and well worth visiting. Took about 4 hours to walk around although that was partly due to the huge crowds. Very few duplicated stalls and some very unusual ones too.

Thank AndyAquila
Doncaster, United Kingdom
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45 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

Great Christmas market. One of the best I have been to. Loads & loads of different stalls. This is a must Christmas market if you like your Christmas markets. Only problem is it's only on for 4 or 5 days so it is really busy. But for good reason.

Thank ars3nal
Peterborough, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 December 2016

Was looking forward to visiting the Christmas market as I had heard a lot of good reports. First impressions were very good with a varied selection of stalls, foods etc. However after about 15 minutes walking around the stalls it became very apparent that most of them were selling the same products, candles, German sausage, cheese, mulled wine! Very repetitive... More 

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