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October 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

October 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

October 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 friendly 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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Cathedral Quarter

Spooky Prison at Lincoln Castle

October 19; 2019 to October 27; 2019
10:00am to 4:00pm
Lincoln Castle
Spooky Prison at Lincoln Castle

Lincoln Castle's Victorian Prison will come to life with tales from the past during October half-term.

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Cathedral Quarter

The Victorians

October 23; 2019
10:00am to 4:00pm
Museum Of Lincolnshire Life
The Victorians

Learn about life in the 19th century as the Museum of Lincolnshire Life comes to life with a host of Victorian characters.

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City of Lincoln

Frequency Festival of Digital Culture 2019

October 24; 2019 to October 27; 2019
All Day
Frequency Festival of Digital Culture 2019

FREE

Artists, creative technologists and visitors from across the city, the UK and the globe, to come together for an extraordinary, four-day showcase of digital creativity and energetic debate on digital culture.

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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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