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The Collection + adjacent Usher Gallery

Quite interesting, especially to see a David Hockney painting included within The Collection the... read more

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Pat B
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This museum has a very good archaeology exhibition showing the history of the Lincoln area since... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Situated in the heart of historic Lincoln, The Collection brings together Lincoln's archaeology museum and the Usher Gallery in one fantastic visitor centre. The Collection includes a wealth of artefacts from the Stone, Bronze and Iron Ages, Roman...more
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1 Danes Terrace, Lincoln LN2 1LP, England
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Reviewed today

Quite interesting, especially to see a David Hockney painting included within The Collection the day one of his paintings was sold for a stupidly vast sum of money. Adjacent Usher Gallery also well worth a visit, 'Very Interesting' even moreso than The Collection.

Thank Pat B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This museum has a very good archaeology exhibition showing the history of the Lincoln area since pre-history, through the Roman Era to the modern day. It is very interesting for all ages. The museum does also have exhibitions which have to be paid for, a...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Usher gallery is an excellent small gallery with some stunning artwork, ceramics and pocket watches - well worth a visit , its free and its not too large so you can take your time viewing all the exhibits without worrying that you've missed something....More

Thank allen3
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Super museum located near the bottom of the Steep Hill in Lincoln. There is limited car parking outside but hard to get to. Many fine artefacts to see displayed in time order. Good place to take the kids with lots of educational activities provided.

Thank Rickfil
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great museum with numerous displays and interesting artefacts. The day we visited a number of children were dressing up and marching as Romans. Well worth a visit.

Thank Harleyman24
Reviewed October 10, 2018

Where do start? A well spaced out display of..... Fine art. Sculptures. Ceramics. And one of the most interesting clock collections I have seen in a very long time My wife has wanted to see "MOWERS" by George Clausen for a very long while, so...More

Thank Leo A
Reviewed October 7, 2018

An excellent, well spaced out display, in chronological order, with some amazing finds. With lots of hands on exhibits and ideal for children.

Thank Gavin R
Reviewed October 2, 2018

Fascinating objects from Lincolnshire history arranged for a compelling hour's walk. I learned so, so much, and some old notions dispelled. Particularly appreciated seeing a forensic artist's rendering from an early skull into a 'flesh and blood' likeness. Only downside-- poor lighting made some written...More

Thank Sheila C
Reviewed September 23, 2018

Really well laid out museum in Lincoln with interesting permanent displays and regular special exhibitions.

Thank WKaren
Reviewed September 19, 2018

I live in real time Amsterdam but as a very young child I came to Lincoln and visited a great museum in a fine old building. The thrilling memory of which has stayed with me my entire life. This museum had lots of historical relics...More

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Cheeky M
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The Collection and Usher Gallery is fully wheelchair accessible with lifts and ramps for easy access. There is seating throughout both buildings and we do have a wheelchair that you could borrow if someone accompanied you... More
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