"We loved our Mary's House so much, we thought about changing the locks, and staying forever, but honesty prevailed!"
Visitors tell us that the pace of life here is just ideal.
There is plenty to see and to do, but there are seldom any queues at local attractions.
Even in the high summer, you can still find miles of solitary beaches, where you can relax and enjoy so much open space.
With feedback from our visitors, we have put together a selection of just some of the local attractions in our region.
Places that show tolerance and respect for all individuals.
Within 20 minutes drive time from The Thomas Centre.
Nearby at North Cockerington, visitors have all come back full of praise for the low key, but personal approach taken by the owners and staff of this animal farm.
Thorpe Park or Alton Towers this is not, but this is a really good day out for good quality fun fair rides and attractions. Not too expensive, with discounts for Blue Badge Holders.
Fantastic for groups, this family run centre claims to be the best in the region with an excellent safety record. With lots of course options to suit all abilities, book well in advance especially for groups and large parties.
These is really popular for steam and diesel train fans of all ages with lots of access to the trains run by a band of volunteers running on alternate Sundays during Summer and other special occasions.
established in 1996 this is good old fashioned simply fun for all.
A beautiful parkland area, protected and very popular as part of the Louth “River and Canal Walks”.
Within 30 minutes to an hours drive time from The Thomas Centre (dependant on traffic that is!) we have
A large-scale farm park and a great “stopping off” point if planning a visit to Lincoln.
Lincoln Cathedral was recently the setting for the filming of the contentious “De Vinci Code”.
For those who are interested in church architecture a visit to St James’ Church in Louth is a must. One of the highest spires in the country, the church is very much worth visiting.
Lincolnshire is peppered with numerous windmills. Alford is one of the best, and made all the more popular with enthusiastic staff. Great cream teas!