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Lincoln in 2019
The Magic 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 18th century are the inspiration for 2019's events and experiences waiting to be enjoyed.

2019 Highlights
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Cultural Quarter

Museum of the Moon

March 2, 2019 to April 28, 2019
5:00pm to 6:00pm
The Collection
Museum of the Moon

In the 50th anniversary year of the first man to walk on The Moon, experience the Museum of the Moon at The Collection museum in Lincoln.

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City of Lincoln

Discover Lincolnshire Weekend 2019

March 30, 2019 to March 31, 2019
All Day
Discover Lincolnshire Weekend 2019

FREE

Discover Lincolnshire in March with a weekend of free entry to many of Lincoln city and countryside's attractions, plus other free activities and special offers.

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Cathedral Quarter

Spark Engineering Festival

May 3, 2019 to May 5, 2019
10:00am to 4:00pm
Lincoln Cathedral
Spark Engineering Festival

FREE

Lincoln's most precious engineering masterpiece, Lincoln Cathedral, hosts a celebration of the city's engineering heritage.

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Cathedral Quarter

Lincoln Grand Prix Festival of Cycling 2019

May 11, 2019 to May 12, 2019
All Day
Castle Hill
Lincoln Grand Prix Festival of Cycling 2019

FREE

A festival of exciting cycling events, including a Sportive and the Men's and Women's Lincoln Grand Prix.

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Lincoln Suburbs

Lincolnshire Show 2019

June 20, 2019 to June 21, 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 20, 2019 to September 3, 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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Blog

November 21, 2018

Original Copy of A Christmas Carol on Display in Lincoln Castle

Original Copy of A Christmas Carol on Display in Lincoln Castle

An original copy of Charles Dickens’ much loved classic, ‘A Christmas Carol’, will be displayed at Lincoln Castle in the David P J Ross Magna Carta Vault as part of the Christmas Emporium.

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