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Lincoln Castle Voted Best in UK

Lincoln Castle Voted Best in UK

Lincoln is well known for its medieval structures that are perched on top of a hill and look down on the city below. The cathedral, palace and castle draw tourists from all over the world and visitor numbers look set to increase as Lincoln Castle has just been voted the UK’s most popular castle! William […]

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Pupils Relive The Magna Carta

Pupils Relive The Magna Carta

During Lincolnshire Week, lots of children from Heighington Millfield Primary Academy visited Lincoln Castle to learn all about the Magna Carta. Here, deep in the vaults of a great medieval fortress, lies one of the four remaining copies of the Magna Carta. A magnet for tourists, it is displayed in a special glass case, next to the equally precious […]

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Weekend at the Asylum

Weekend at the Asylum

A rather bizarre annual event hosted in Lincoln, known as ‘Weekend at the Asylum’, celebrates the steam-powered world of the late 19th century and attracts visitors from all over the world. Boasted to be the biggest Steampunk festival in Europe, the popularity of the event seems to grow each year and this year forms part […]

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Young Journalist Wins Competition to Promote Major Tourist Attraction

Young Journalist Wins Competition to Promote Major Tourist Attraction

  Sally Bleasdale, Learning Manager at Lincoln Castle, had a tough task to pick the winner.           Our YJA team often show their writing ability with their excellent articles but one Young Journalist from a Lincolnshire school has shown he has a flair for art and history too. Lincoln Castle has just […]

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Archers invade Lincoln Castle

Archers invade Lincoln Castle

Archers from across the country came together for Lincoln Castle’s annual Longbow tournament. This event is greatly anticipated due to the historical setting and also the challenging conditions archers face in the castle grounds.