Both King Henry VIII and King Richard III stayed at the Gainsborough Old Hall
Famous painter Karl Wood taught art at the Gainsborough Grammar School in the early 1900s
George Eliot's (Mary Ann Evans') setting for 'The Mill on the Floss' is Gainsborough and the River Trent
Discover a wealth of heritage and things to do. Both Gainsborough and its surrounding area offers a great range of days out for all ages.
Discover a wonderful shopping experience with an abundance of shops; from independent retailers in the historic centre to the award-winning Marshall’s Yard.
Discover a wide selection of places to eat. From restaurants to coffee bars; there’s something to suit all tastes.
Discover easy access to major transport routes including the East Coast Mainline, A1/M1 and Doncaster Robin Hood Airport.