Events, entertainment and attractions
Lincoln is a historic city with the Cathedral sitting majestically atop ‘Steep Hill’. The landmark and can be seen for miles around in every direction and it’s a sight has welcomed visitors for nearly a thousand years.
Our local heritage dates back to Roman times with many heritage sites available to visit for free. Why not visit our handful of museums like the Museum of Lincolnshire Life, The Collection or the Lincolnshire Road Transport Museum.
Shopping within the city is diverse, with well known high street chains and individual local boutiques and businesses. Visit the Bailgate for a unique shopping experience or the city centre for a buzz of activity and shops. Find out about our regular farmer and craft markets or visit the Central Market for fresh produce, crafts, fabrics and more.
Check out our events pages for information on current and annual events.
Looking for accommodation? Contact the Visitor Centre where they will be more than happy to help.
We offer a wide range of events in the city from big name artists to the Christmas Market.
We offer a variety of different attractions to explore Lincoln’s historical heritage.
Find out more about where the main shopping areas are in Lincoln.
We offer entertainment at venues across Lincoln suitable for all ages.
Find out more about Lincoln Visitor Information Centre and the services they provide
Explore the local heritage in this section.
Find out about archaeology in Lincoln.
Find out more about things to do in Lincoln by visiting our partner site Visit Lincoln
With such a rich and diverse cultural background it is important we preserve our heritage sites.