There's so much to see and do locally to Tattershall Lakes! We've listed some of our favourite things to do near Tattershall (and activities) below and there's even more at this handy link too:
The National Trust's Tattershall Castle, Lincolnshire, is a moated 15th century red-brick castle set in beautiful grounds, it can be seen from Tattershall Lakes.
Tattershall Castle is a magnificent medieval tower proudly rising from the flat Lincolnshire fens; a survivor of conflict, decay and restoration. Well worth a visit!
More info available here on the National Trust Website
There are various fishing lakes at Tattershall lakes, both on and off site! It typically costs around £6-£8 for a day ticket, there is also requirement to have a rod licence.
Moon lake is a fantastic fishing venue and is next to Tattershall Farm park (easily one of the top 5 things to do near Tattershall too), both are a short drive from Tattershall Lakes.
Westwood lakes in Boston is also another great fishing venue, well stocked man-made lakes with a huge tackle shop and a cafe too, its only 25 minutes away from Tattershall Lakes. If you are with young children (who may get bored easily when fishing) take them here, you are guaranteed to catch!
Genuinely one of our favourite local attractions at Tattershall Lakes! Whether the sun is shining, or if it is cold, wet, windy and miserable you’ll find plenty to see and do at Tattershall Farm Park. One of the top 5 things to do near Tattershall.
In fact, there is as much to do inside and under cover as there is outdoors.
Not only can you feed the animals yourself all year round, they also offer seasonal activities too inc pony Rides, Exotic Animal encounters, Bird of Prey shows, Lambing and Sheep Shearing, Pumpkin Patch, the Great Big Easter Egg Hunt and a traditional Nordic Santa’s Grotto, Tattershall Farm Park offers something special for every season.
The Kinema in the Woods is more than a cinema, it’s more like a fairytale. Another personal favourite of ours, not only do you get to see the latest blockbuster films, you also get to experience how cinemas used to be during the early 1900's, The Kinema in the woods has been showing films continuously since 1922! A short drive from Tattershall Lakes, definitely one for the 'things to do near Tattershall' list!
The foyer is a mini museum dedicated to the Golden Age of Cinema and there is still an 'interval' mid way through the film where you can stock up on more fresh popcorn or pop for a comfort break.
Woodhall Spa is a beautiful quaint little village which is a short drive from Tattershall Lakes, perfect if you like decent coffee, it has many trendy coffee shops and a wonderful traditional bakery too.
Woodhall Spa is famous for hosting an annual 1940's Festival. There is a wide variety of restaurants, pubs and shops, there's even a supermarket too.
Bikes for single hire, couples or the entire family.
Woodhall Spa bike hire fleet has been chosen to provide the best experience to explore the surrounding areas. Whether it be riding the local trails such as the Spa Trail, Water Rail Way or going further afield for adventure on the many rural routes through Lincolnshire, you can be confident that they will be light, fun and comfortable companions, mile after mile.
Woodhall Spa is also home to the unique Kinema in the Woods.
All worthy of a mention on the Things to do near Tattershall website.
The Royal Air Force Battle of Britain Memorial Flight (BBMF) exists to commemorate the past of the RAF's Air Combat Power.
The aircraft are regularly seen flying over Tattershall Lakes and at events commemorating World War II, upon British State occasions, notably the Trooping the Colour celebrating Queen Elizabeth II's birthday, and at air displays throughout the United Kingdom and Europe.
A unique partnership between the Royal Air Force and Lincolnshire County Council offers a gateway to the home of the BBMF at RAF Coningsby. You will be able to see the Flight’s historic aircraft at close quarters and to observe the BBMF technicians working to maintain them in airworthy condition. One of our favourite Tattershall Lakes local attractions.
Lincoln Cathedral is one of Europe’s finest Gothic buildings.
Once described by Victorian writer John Ruskin as "out and out the most precious piece of architecture in the British Isles and roughly speaking worth any two other cathedrals we have", Lincoln Cathedral is not to be missed.
Despite its size, the cathedral is filled with intricate detail. In Lincoln Cathedral the architects of the Gothic style perhaps reached the pinnacle of their art; it is an absolute must-see for anyone visiting Lincoln, its only a 40 minute drive from Tattershall Lakes itself.
Lincoln Castle was built by William the Conqueror in 1068, Lincoln Castle has stood for hundreds of years as a symbol of power and seat of justice. Discover 1000 years of history – where it happened.
Scale the heights of the Medieval Wall Walk, follow in the footsteps of prisoners in the Victorian Prison, and immerse yourself in the Magna Carta story.
Discover a world of rich history at Lincoln Castle, home to one of only four surviving copies of Magna Carta. Lincoln is only a 40 minute drive from Tattershall Lakes itself.
Jubilee Park is located just a few minutes’ walk from the centre of Woodhall Spa village.
It comprises of 10 glorious acres of picturesque, ornamental gardens and bandstand, children’s play area, sensory garden, bowling green, croquet lawns, cricket pitch, tennis club, putting green, outdoor table tennis, a café and crowned by a fabulous heated lido. Woodhall Spa is only a 10 minute drive from Tattershall Lakes itself.
Skegness’s award-winning sandy beach is long and wide with numerous activities including donkey rides and the Fairy Dell paddling pool.
The bustling seaside town of Skegness has a multitude of attractions, offering everything a family could need for an action-packed daytrip to the seaside.
Fantasy Island has rides and roller coasters suitable for both young and old thrill seekers.
If you're looking for an authentic British seaside town, Skegness will not disappoint! Skegness is only a 45 minute drive from Tattershall Lakes itself.
The Thorpe Camp Preservation Group established the Visitor Centre in 1988 to commemorate those Airmen who flew from the airfield in World War II from
97, 619, 617 (Dambusters) and 627 Squadrons all based at RAF Woodhall Spa.
The Thorpe Camp Visitors Centre gives an insight into military civilian life in Lincolnshire in the 1940s. Thorpe Camp visitors centre is only a 10 minute drive from Tattershall Lakes itself.
Boston West has a Golf Course, a driving range and also has a Footgolf course.
Footgolf is played on a golf course using a size 4 football. The object of the game is to get the ball into the hole using only your feet in the fewest number of shots possible. Footgolf is a very 'addictive' sport - it combines the best of football and golf, two of the most popular sports in the world.
The beauty of the game lies in your being able to strategically combine power and precision every time you play footgolf. And, of course, it is open to everyone. Boston West is only a 25 minute drive from Tattershall Lakes itself.
From high street retailers to independents and boutiques, explore the different shopping areas in Lincoln.
Find all of your favourite brands in the heart of Lincoln on the High Street. With over 300 shops and restaurants spread throughout the centre of the city, the High Street forms the central street of Lincoln's retail experience.
Lincoln's independent shops and boutiques in the Cathedral Quarter offer a unique shopping experience on Bailgate or along Steep Hill and the Strait. In close walking distance to all the cities main attractions, it is the perfect place to spend your day shopping.
Waterside Shopping Centre, situated in the heart of Lincoln, offers a great range of shops including top-name retail brands and health and beauty stores.
St Marks Shopping Centre is an open-air shopping centre at the south end of Lincoln's High Street, offering a fantastic range of fashion and homeware, gifts and toys.
Tattershall Karting Centre is tucked away in beautiful woodlands in rural Lincolnshire, the setting couldn’t be better for guests staying at Tattershall Lakes!
Boasting a massive track with customisable layouts its one of the best places to go Karting in Lincolnshire.
Take a look at some of the Go Karting packages on offer or simply arrive and drive.
Lincolnshire Wildlife Park is one of the UK’s largest animal sanctuaries. Our residents come from all walks of life and from all over the world.
Home to an amazing array of animals including Birds, Mammals and Reptiles. From Tigers to Parrots and lots in between there's plenty to see! Lincolnshire Wildlife Park is only a half hour drive from Tattershall Lakes itself.
Usually the first weekend in December, a really popular weekend event, guaranteed to get you in the festive spirit! Lincoln is around 30 minutes drive from Tattershall Lakes, there's loads of activities in Lincoln when the Christmas Market is on.
More info here