The town boasts a fantastic Medieval manor, Gainsborough Old Hall, which is a ‘Must See’ for history lovers. Explore this historic market town through fascinating exhibitions at Gainsborough Heritage Centre. You can also discover arts and culture at Trinity Arts Centre , with a fantastic programme of films and charming live performances.
Thriving markets are held in the town and as well as a monthly Farmers’ and Craft Market.
**Gainsborough Food & Drink Festival has been cancelled this weekend to respect the passing of Her Late Majesty The Queen. The regular market and Farmers’ & Craft Market will continue as normal on Saturday 10 September**
**The Step Back in Time event this weekend (10 & 11 September) will carry on as normal. The Lancaster fly pasts have been cancelled both days and the event will observe a 2 minute silence on Sunday. Click here to find out more**
You can also explore the rich history of the town by following our heritage trail! This 90 minute walk will take you to some of Gainsborough’s most historical landmarks allowing you explore the rich history of the town.
Surrounding Gainsborough you’ll find a wealth of picturesque villages set in beautiful countryside. Together with Gainsborough, Caistor and Market Rasen are two more market towns steeped in history, just waiting to be discovered. A 30-minute drive will bring you to the historic City of Lincoln.
For more information about visiting Lincolnshire go to www.visitlincolnshire.com
Why not extend your visit and take advantage of the many places to stay in the area. From hotels to cosy B&Bs, you’ll find a warm welcome whichever you choose – Find places to stay.