Half-Term in Lincoln
Plan days out with the kids

Family events and things to do in Lincoln city and countryside during half-term

Knight in The Collection

Half-Term in Lincoln
Plan days out with the kids

Family events and things to do in Lincoln city and countryside during half-term

Steep Hill

Half-Term in Lincoln
Plan days out with the kids

Family events and things to do in Lincoln city and countryside during half-term

Lincoln Castle

Lincoln's city and surrounding countryside is packed full of great family day out experiences - perfect for the half-term school break.

History hunters will love to discover more than 1,000 years of ghastly tales, and walk in the footsteps of past kings and conquerors.

Lincoln's venues offer your little stars a storybook ending with family theatre and creative sessions.

Family events are arranged for half-term across Lincoln giving even more reason to plan a visit to the city and countryside.

What's On During Half-Term
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3-10 miles from Lincoln

Halloween at Doddington 2018

October 13, 2018 to October 31, 2018
All Day
Doddington Hall & Gardens
Halloween at Doddington 2018

Enjoy some autumn and Halloween fun at Doddington Hall & Gardens with ghost hunting, pick your own pumpkins, and a scarecrow competition.

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Cathedral Quarter

Prison of Smells, Spooks, and Stories

October 20, 2018 to October 28, 2018
10:00am to 4:00pm
Lincoln Castle
Prison of Smells, Spooks, and Stories

Step inside Lincoln Castle's Victorian Prison during half term and you will be sure to met some unsavoury characters from Victorian England.

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Cathedral Quarter

Uphill Lincoln Pumpkin Trail

October 20, 2018 to November 4, 2018
All Day
Uphill Lincoln Pumpkin Trail

Follow a trail of pumpkins through Lincoln's Cathedral Quarter and answer the clues to win prizes for all the family.

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11-20 miles from Lincoln

Deer Rut Safaris & Pumpkin Trail

October 21, 2018
10:00am to 4:00pm
Stourton Estates
Deer Rut Safaris & Pumpkin Trail

Enjoy a tractor ride around the Stourton Estate, through woodland and into the deer enclosure to see the herd of Red Deer, and wander through the aboretum to find the pumpkins on a Pumpkin Trail.

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3-10 miles from Lincoln

Half Term at Bransby Horses

October 22, 2018 to October 26, 2018
11:00am to 4:00pm
Bransby Horses
Half Term at Bransby Horses

FREE

Plan a half term day out at Bransby Horses during October half term with a Halloween trail, pumpkin painting, and more.

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Cathedral Quarter

Museums Alive: Meet the Victorians

October 24, 2018
10:00am to 4:00pm
Museum Of Lincolnshire Life
Museums Alive: Meet the Victorians

Revel in Victorian style at the Museum of Lincolnshire Life for a day of living history during the October half term.

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Lincoln is known for its stunning heritage, famous foods, and of course a Steep Hill! But did you know that the city and surrounding countryside is packed full of great family day out experiences?

Lincoln Loves Kids is a campaign between Visit Lincoln, Lincoln Mums, and Lincolnshire County Council Heritage Services to offer inspiration and practical suggestions for a family friendly to Lincoln.

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