Skegness is both a village and a parish that lie on the North Sea at the end of the A52 trunk road, about 12 miles north-east of Boston. Croft parish lies to the south and Winthorpe parish to the north. The parish covers about 2,150 acres. The town is noted for its six-mile-long beach. It boasts organised beach games during the summer, bars and cafes, amusements, gardens, illuminations and a thriving night life led by the Embassy Centre.
If you are planning a visit:
- There are frequent train and bus services to Skegness. See our transport page for these services.
- You'll know that you are THERE when you see this Sign as photographed by J. THOMAS on Geo-graph, taken in June, 2013.
- See our touring page for visitor services.
You can see pictures of Skegness which are provided by:
You can see the
administrative areas in which Skegness has been placed at times in the past. Select one to see a link to a map of that particular area.
- See our Maps page for additional resources.
You can see maps centred on OS grid reference TF566634 (Lat/Lon: 53.144299, 0.33989), Skegness which are provided by: