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Lincoln in 2019
Discovery in a Year of Victoriana

Must-not-miss events, unique festivals, and major exhibitions

Steampunk

200 years ago Queen Victoria was born and a new era of discovery, showmanship, circus, and magic began which continues to shape the world today.

The vibrancy of 21st century Lincoln is evident right across the city. The themes of discovery and innovation which were forged in the 19th century are the inspiration for 2019's events and experiences waiting to be enjoyed.

2019 Highlights
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Cathedral Quarter

Through the Looking-Glass Display

April 6, 2019 to August 9, 2019
10:00am to 5:00pm
Lincoln Castle
Through the Looking-Glass Display

Visit the Magna Carta Vault in Lincoln Castle to see a first edition of Lewis Carroll's 'Through the Looking-Glass and What Alice Found There' on display, gifted to Alfred Lord Tennyson by Lewis Carrol for Christmas in 1871.

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Cathedral Quarter

Bricklive: Outer Space

May 1, 2019 to June 2, 2019
10:00am to 5:00pm
Lincoln Castle
Bricklive: Outer Space

A stunning collection of LEGO® brick models that are really out of the world displayed across Lincoln Castle: a great day out in the 50th anniversary year of the first Moon landings.

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Lincoln Suburbs

Lincolnshire Show 2019

June 19, 2019 to June 20, 2019
8:00am to 6:00pm
Lincolnshire Showground
Lincolnshire Show 2019

A celebration of all things Lincolnshire including agriculture, heritage, food and drink, and aviation.

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Cultural Quarter

Dinosaur Encounter

July 13, 2019 to September 8, 2019
10:00am to 4:00pm
The Collection
Dinosaur Encounter

Be transported back in time to when dinosaurs ruled the land in this thrilling exhibition from London’s Natural History Museum, at The Collection museum in Lincoln.

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City of Lincoln, Villages & Countryside

Lincolnshire International Chamber Music Festival 2019

July 17, 2019 to July 21, 2019
All Day
Lincolnshire International Chamber Music Festival 2019

A festival of classical chamber music in unique Lincolnshire venues featuring international artists.

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Cathedral Quarter

Oliver!

August 5, 2019 to August 16, 2019
All Day
Lincoln Cathedral
Oliver!

The popular musical performed in the unique and atmospheric surroundings of Lincoln Cathedral by the ever-popular Starring Lincoln Theatre Company.

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March 12, 2019

Lincolnshire Tourism Excellence Awards - 2019 Winners

Lincolnshire Tourism Excellence Awards - 2019 Winners

The winners of the 2019 Lincolnshire Tourism Excellence Awards were announced in Lincoln at the DoubleTree by Hilton Lincoln on Tuesday 12th March.

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