Experience the history of Lincoln Castle

Built by William the Conqueror, Lincoln Castle has nearly 1000 years of dramatic history behind it. Battles, sieges, royal visitors dating back to the twelfth century, courts and prisoners, Lincoln Castle has seen it all.

Feel the sense of history as you walk around the castle walls with stunning views of the surrounding city and countryside. See Lincoln’s Magna Carta in the new Magna Carta Vault. Imagine what life was like as a prisoner in the Victorian Prison. Pause for a rest and refreshment in the cafe in the castle grounds or browse around the shop for souvenirs.

  • Castle grounds and cafe – free entry on non-event day
  • Medieval wall walk with audio guide
  • Victorian Prison
  • Magna Carta

Location: Castle Hill, Lincoln LN1 3AA


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More History & Heritage Activities

There is lots to see and do, Ashlin Farm Barns are ideally located for visiting the historic Cathedral city of Lincoln, local market towns, villages and exploring and enjoying the varied Lincolnshire countryside and coast.