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David P J Ross Magna Carta Vault

| Lincoln Castle, Lincoln LN1 3AA, England
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History at its best, a must for the school curriculum!

The visit was excellent and well judged, we went on a Thursday and it was very quite, but I can... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
P44cka
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North Luffenham, United Kingdom
Magna Carta Exhibition

Recently visited Lincoln Castle to see Lego Kingdom. Suprised that my great nephew (nearly 9 years... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
trishalincoln
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Grimsby, United Kingdom
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| Lincoln Castle, Lincoln LN1 3AA, England
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"doomsday book"
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"piece of history"
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"magna carta"
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"on display"
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"historical documents"
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"small cinema"
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"lincoln castle"
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"castle tour"
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"british history"
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"short film"
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"king john"
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"well worth a visit"
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Reviewed 5 days ago

The visit was excellent and well judged, we went on a Thursday and it was very quite, but I can imagine it can y busy. Shame it was split by moronic families who didi not appreciate the enormity of the exhibit, some more interested in...More

Thank P44cka
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Recently visited Lincoln Castle to see Lego Kingdom. Suprised that my great nephew (nearly 9 years old) wanted to see the Magna Carta Exhibition & film. The lady told us why the top & bottom lines of the script were written the way they were...More

Thank trishalincoln
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Reviewed 10 April 2018

It’s short and sweet and a weird video at the end that makes little sense. Not as good as Warwick castle for getting children captivated sadly.

Thank ginny c
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Reviewed 4 March 2018

Within the Castle and attached to the old Prison lies a very historically full building that will keep you occupied for a time!

Thank yashimoto
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Reviewed 25 February 2018

Superb building to house an amazing piece of history. The actual thing is kept in a darkened room behind glass but incredible to see something so old and with so much history and relevance. The cinema section is great and tells the story and the...More

Thank Peta B
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Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

Housed in a vault for security the Magna Carta and Carter of the Forest are an important slice of British history. We visited on a Sunday morning and were the only people in the place. The documents are kept behind glass with low light to...More

Thank MisterD25
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Reviewed 31 January 2018

Enormous investment has been made in constructing this vault to ensure this priceless document is protected, yet available for the public to view. The vault is built in between the Georgian and Victorian Prison building which itself is within the confines of the wall of...More

Thank LincsHerbMaster
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Reviewed 24 January 2018

This was a great attraction within the Castle Museum with the Forest Charter and the Magna Carta on display with a curved screen film - all was great apart from watching the curved screen made me feel a bit strange!!

Thank andrew_watts70Hotels
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Reviewed 16 January 2018

Little pricey to get in, but if you're a history lover it's worth it. Has an informative video and you get to see original copies of the Magna Carta and Charter of the Forest. This place is state of the art for the exhibition of...More

Thank MrBrazil85
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Reviewed 7 November 2017

This is within the castle, but if you want to see the Magna Carta you should check online first, as it is not always there. Good film presentation about it, Very informative.

Thank Martin T
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