A Listen to this page
Home > Visitor and leisure > Attractions > The Guildhall
The Guildhall

The Guildhall

Guildhall Exterior

The Guildhall

The Guildhall has been used since 1520, occupying the whole second floor of the Stonebow, and still plays host to Full Council meetings and City Council events. It houses numerous pieces of regalia, including the sword of Richard II, Mayor’s Chains of Office and Mayor’s posy ring. 

Guided tours

Guided tours of the Guildhall are available every Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays at 10:30am and 2pm excluding bank holidays. There are occasions when our guided tours are cancelled due to private or civic engagements. Therefore, to avoid disappointment we recommend that you contact us prior to your visit. Our details are as follows:    

Lincoln Guildhall





01522 873507


If you are looking to visit The Guildhall you can download our access statement here: The Guildhall’s access statement.

Blow by Blow productions have produced a film in conjunction with City of Lincoln Council detailing the history of Lincoln’s Stonebow and Guildhall.

You can watch the documentary below for £2.99.

If you can't find what you're looking for visit our contact us page for a number of options which may help.