Get ready for a historic summer season at Lincoln Castle
"Kingdom - A LEGO® Brick Show of Medieval Fantasy and Legend"
Sat 28th July – Sun 2nd September, 11am - 5pm
For this summer only – join us at Lincoln Castle for a fabulous display of sword and sorcery. A
fantastical quest with dragons, a wizard and a princess, all created in LEGO® Bricks! Find the princess and meet her friends from a medieval fantasy land inside Lincoln Castle͛s Victorian Prison.
Visitors will be able to see life-sized sculptures of Princess Orra, Abbra the Wizard, Sir Studley the
Knight, Chester the Jester and Torre the Huntswoman, and be amazed by the huge dragon standing approximately 4m tall and 5m long, with glowing eyes and realistic sound effects!
Join in with the fun and build your own creation in our interactive Brick Pit. You can also make your very own unique Knight model to take home for a small extra charge!
Also each weekend, from Sat 28th July to Sunday 2nd September, Lincoln Castle will come to life with "Castle of Legend" events of fantasy and legend, from performances of classic medieval art legends and characters to large scale spectacular events.
Sat 28th & Sun 29th July
The Story of King Arthur – a costumed trio perform this classic legend several times each day.
Sat 11th & Sun 12th Aug
The Story of Robin Hood – a costumed trio bring the classic tale, set in the era of King John, to life.
Sat 1st & Sun 2nd Sept
The Story of St George – the legend of the Knight and the Dragon with a trio of costumed actors.
The big highlights of the summer are Grand Medieval Joust on Sat 4th & Sun 5th August and Buffalo Bill's Wild West Horse Circus on Sat 18 & Sun 19 August.
The Grand Medieval Joust brings to life the medieval Castle - feel the thunder of hooves and hear
the clash of lance on steel armour as four brave Knights take part in the Sport of Kings. Meet the
knights and choose your champion and cheer him on. Together with musicians, surgeon, jester and a cast of medieval characters, this bank holiday brings together some of the best jousters in the country with a full supporting programme of medieval activity Buffalo Bill͛s Wild West Horse Circus will see galloping cowboys, trick riding, amazing stunts on horseback and all the excitement of Buffalo Bill͛s Wild West show comes to Lincoln Castle. This event commemorates the 250th anniversary of the origins of Circus as part of Circus 250 and reflects Buffalo Bill's original visit to Lincoln with his travelling show during the early 20th Century.