Lots to See & Do in Lincolnshire
Whether you like to explore the countryside or enjoy all the fun of a seaside town, Richmond Holiday Centre in Skegness is the ideal base for your holiday.
A gentle stroll brings you to the bustling resort of Skegness with its funfairs, sandy beaches and donkey rides. Walks in the countryside are just a short drive away. Many of our visitors are drawn to the unspoilt beauty of the Wolds and the wild, open scenery of the nearby Gibraltar Point Nature Reserve. Others head for farms and parks, historic castles or the local golf courses. Whatever you choose to do, this stretch of the Lincolnshire coast offers many lovely days out, all easily reached on foot, by car or nearby public transport.
Skegness Pier & Beach
Grand Parade, Skegness, PE25 2UE
At Skegness Pier you'll find ten pin bowling, laserquest, camel racing, hi-tech video games and, the latest craze to come from America, glow-bowling; amusement arcades, a children's soft play area and food outlets.
or call 01754 761 341
Skegness Stock-Car Stadium
Marsh Lane, Orby, Skegness, PE24 5JA
Enjoy the thrills and spills of stock car racing! Skegness Stadium offers a full range of facilities for all the family. Enjoy different types of oval racing, from metal mashing of the Bangers, to the full on contact of Brisca F1 Stock Cars and pure race machines of the National Hot Rods.
Open: March-November (times vary)
or call 01754 811 228
Bottons Pleasure Beach
Grand Parade, Skegness, PE25 2UE
Stretching from the Clock Tower Esplanade to Skegness Pier, you'll find a wide variety of rides for adults and children; games and amusements; snooker club; adventure putting course; bowling alley, shops and side shows. Admission free. Ride tokens can be purchased form kiosks within the park.
Open: March-October (times vary; daily in peak season)
or call 01754 763 697
Bateman's Brewery Visitor Centre
Salem Bridge Brewery, Wainfleet, Lincs PE24 4JE
One of the country's oldest family breweries based in a windmill, dating back two centuries and overlooking the River Steeping. Enjoy tours of the Victorian brewhouse, the 'virtual reality' walk round, the world's largest bottled beer collection and indoor games area. Beer garden, shop and 'windmill bar'.
Open: Wednesday-Sunday (inclusive), 11.30am-2.30pm
or call 01754 882 009
Lincolnshire Aviation Heritage Centre
East Kirkby, Spilsby, Lincs PE23 4DE
The Lincolnshire Aviation Heritage Centre is a family run museum and was set up over 20 years ago. It is now widely seen as a living memorial to the 55,500 men of Bomber Command who lost their lives during WW2 and holds one of the rarest aircraft, an Avro Lancaster Bomber, in its collection. Free parking.
Open: Open Monday to Saturday, closed on Sundays.
Summertime (Easter Weekend- Last Weekend in October) 9.30am-5pm (last entry 4pm)
Wintertime (Last Monday of October - Easter Weekend) 10.00am-4pm (Last entry 3pm)
or call 01790 763207
Alford Craft Market & Windmill
High quality, hand-crafted goods from in and around Lincolnshire. The Spring Bank holiday usually has working Crafts demonstrations while the August Bank holiday includes musical entertainment, story telling, street theatre and Morris dancing. Entrance is free.
Open: Times vary
or call 01522 687 911