About Lincoln

Steeped in history, brimming with life, Lincoln is one of the UK's greatest cities

Lincoln is a city steeped in history, and one which has great potential for the future with a contemporary edge that reflects the changing nature and entrepreneurial vision of its residents.

One of the oldest political constituencies in the United Kingdom, Lincoln is also home to one of the few surviving copies of the Magna Carta, and boasts one of the Britain's finest cathedrals and castle complexes.

An ideal destination for a city break, Lincoln offers an experience rich in history combined with independent boutique shopping, great arts and culture, a wealth of places to eat and drink, and boasts the famous Steep Hill, voted Britain's Greatest Street 2012, which connects 'downhill' and 'uphill' Lincoln.

As well as a cultural city, Lincoln is also a hardworking and industrious city. Home to both the University of Lincoln and Bishop Grosseteste University, and with access to two colleges and a UTC, Lincoln is a pioneering and research driven city looking to the future, whilst maintaining pride in its past.

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