just because the summer is over doesn’t mean the fun has to stop!

Lincolnshire County Council’s Heritage Service still has an array of fun to keep the little ones entertained this autumnPack up a picnic and settle in for the evening to watch cinema under the stars as Lincoln Castle teams up with Luna Cinema for A Knights Tale on Friday 22nd September.

Celebrate Lincolnshire Day in style at The Museum of Lincolnshire Life as the Museum comes to life with costumed characters, let the museum sets take you back to a time that once was in Victorian Lincoln. See a traditional sweet shop, a working printing press and take in the smells of the Victorian kitchen on Sunday October 1st.


Lincoln Castle also has a whole host of events to keep the little ones entertained this October half term with Imperial Army of Rome once again returning to Lincoln. See the fully armoured soldiers drill and demonstrate a variety of weapons under the instruction of the Centurion. The world famous Ermine Street Guard will perform displays and there’s a chance for junior visitors to enlist in the army too! There’s even chance to take a visit to the Roman surgeon too for all those battlefield injuries!

From Monday 23rd to Sunday 29th October delve into the darker side of Victorian England for Lincoln Castle’s Spooky Prison Week. Meet some unsavoury characters and hear ghastly tales of times gone by. www.lincolncastle.com

The Collection will once again join in on the national campaign Museums at Night on October 27th, this time with a ghostly themed event to get you set for Halloween! The museum will open its doors from 4pm–8pm for a truly thrilling experience!


Admission prices apply to certain events and craft activities. Visit the websites for more information.