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Discover Lincolnshire in #EnglishTourismWeek19

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Discover the wonder of our sacred heritage at over twenty churches in and around Horncastle. 

Telling the stories of past lives in the county's rural villages and market towns, churches bring to life the history of Lincolnshire in such an exciting way. From monumental murders to the instigator of Magna Carta, rebellious vicars in the Lincolnshire Rising to intrepid explorers of the seven seas, scythes from the Civil War to angels high in rooftops.

The following churches will be open and accessible for you to explore.

Further details about each church is also available on their individual listing pages:

Ashby Puerorum, Bardney, Belchford, Benniworth, Burgh on Bain, Coningsby, Donington on Bain, Fulletby, Gautby, Goulceby, Greetham, Hammeringham, HattonHorncastle, Langton with Old Woodhall, Langton by Wragby, Minting, Ranby, Revesby Scamblesby,  Scrivelsby, Southrey, StainfieldTattershall, Woodhall Spa.

Discover Lincolnshire Weekend is part of English Tourism Week; an annual celebration of people, places. and experiences that help make holidays in England so great.

This event is hosted by St Mary

Built in the 13th century, the oldest part is the low tower which is surmounted by a small spirelet that is completely out of proportion with the rest of the building!

See church profile

Nearby special events

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Flower Festival

Come and join us for our annual Flower Festival in the church.

25 May

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Bell Tower Open Day

A rare chance to visit our tower and bell ringing room, see the ring of bells and learn more about the history and activities involved in this integral part of the Cathedral's life and worship.

Become a Friend of the National Churches Trust, for people who love church buildings!