Welcome to Lincoln Castle

A place where kings and convicts have walked
A symbol of power and punishment through the ages
Home to an original 1215 Magna Carta

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Did you know

George Plowright was a prisoner who made good. Convicted of burglary, he was transported to Gibraltar in 1853. When he returned ten years later, he married and had two children, and became the respectable proprietor of a steam laundry in Nottingham.

opening times

31st October 2021 to 26th March 2022
10.00am - 4.00pm
27th March 2022 to 30th October 2022
10.00am - 5.00pm
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You can now unlock 1000 years of history year round with the Lincoln Castle Annual Pass. Buy Tickets