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Visit Barton - Barton-upon-Humber - North Lincolnshire

Barton-upon-Humber lies in the shadow of the magnificent Humber Bridge which spans the River Humber to Hessle. Barton boasts many impressive & historic buildings which can be seen as you wander through the town. These buildings enforce how important this historic town has been through the ages and include Baysgarth House Museum, St Peter's Church, Bardney and Tyrwhitt Halls and St Mary's Church.

Barton is still a vibrant town with a traditional shopping area & a thriving waterfront which includes the Barton Clay Pits, Far Ings Nature Reserve & the new Watersedge Nature Reserve which cover 5 miles of coastline to the north of the town.

If you like the outdoors then Barton is a perfect place to visit, ideal for Walkers, Ramblers, Watersport Enthusiasts, Anglers & those with a keen interest in Wildlife.

The clay pits are the remains of the brick and tile industry which have been flooded providing a haven for wildlife, each area have their unique charm & brilliant view of the Humber Bridge.

The Viking Way starts from Barton & is a favourite for walkers & ramblers who follow the trail for 14 miles into the heart of North Lincolnshire. In addition, there are many town walks & nature trails which can be followed. The town provides visitors with a wide range of facilities with a number of hotels, caravan & camp sites and several restaurants and public houses.