Home to 1215 Magna Carta and 1217 Charter of the Forest, the Cathedral and Castle reveal the stories of Lincoln's history - from the Romans through to the present day.
Built by order of William the Conqueror 'two of the most iconic medieval buildings on top of Lincoln's Steep Hill' - these two symbols of church and state are must-see attractions.
PLUS a free return visit to Lincoln Cathedral within 6 months is included with each Joint Ticket.
At certain times during the year Magna Carta is at rest and unavailable. Please see the Lincoln Castle website for details of which documents are on display and when.
The Joint Ticket is also available at Lincoln Visitor Information Centre.
Joint Tickets are not valid at either venue for special events or where a separate admission ticket is required. Please check before your visit. Joint Tickets are not transferable or refundable and all visits and tours are subject to availability. No part of the Joint Ticket is for resale - either the first visit or the return visit.
This is an e-ticket and will not be posted. See below for details on redemption. Admission is free for under 5s.
Redeem your e-ticket (printed email or shown on device) for a physical joint ticket at the Visitor Information Centre, Castle Hill, Lincoln, LN1 3AA.
Your e-ticket will not grant admission to either Lincoln Cathedral or Lincoln Castle. The e-ticket must be redeemed at Lincoln Visitor Information for a Joint Ticket before visiting. The Joint Ticket is valid for one year from the date of the redemption of the e-ticket.
Please check opening times and details of special events before you visit. Some special event days occur when the Joint Ticket is not valid, please check before you visit. Joint Tickets are not transferable or refundable and all visits and tours are subject to availability.
Children under 16 must be accompanied and supervised at all times. Concessions may be required to provide proof of entitlement. Ensure you plan sufficient time for your visit to each attraction.
Carers do not need to purchase a Joint ticket as entry is free to both the Castle and the Cathedral. Evidence may be needed.
"20% off admission prices" is in comparison to paying for admission to both attractions individually. For example, an adult ticket for Lincoln Castle at £13.50 plus an adult ticket for Lincoln Cathedral at £8 would amount to £21.50. An adult Joint Ticket at £17.20 is 20% cheaper.
The Joint Ticket includes a guided floor tour of the Cathedral – subject to availability.
Cathedral access is restricted on Sundays and during services, special events and religious holidays.
There is no charge to visit the Cathedral on Sundays.
The Joint Ticket is not valid for upper level tours in the Cathedral (roof and tower).
The Joint Ticket entitles holders to a return visit to Lincoln Cathedral only that must be used within 6 months of the original visit date.
The return visit to Lincoln Cathedral is subject to availability and cannot be used for evening performances or special events.
The Joint Ticket is valid for one visit to Lincoln Castle which includes access to the Victorian Prison and Magna Carta Vault and the Medieval Wall Walk.
There may be occasions where restrictions are in place visiting the Vault and Castle walls please check in advance of your visit.
The Joint Ticket includes a guided tour of the Castle Grounds - subject to availability.