A Thank You to National Lottery Players

Monday 11 - Sunday 17 December

A Thank You to National Lottery Players

On April 1st 2015, Lincoln Castle re-opened its gates after a major six year refurbishment which cost around £22m.
The Heritage Lottery Fund helped turn our highest of ambitions into a reality with a £12m donation in 2009.

As a thank you to all National Lottery players who have helped establish Lincoln Castle as a world class heritage attraction;
From the 11th-17th of December 2017 we will allow any National Lottery ticket holder to explore towers and dungeons around the 360 degree Medieval Wall Walk free of charge *T&Cs apply


Lincoln Castle Revealed Facts:
229,000 hours of contractors work
213,000 feet of scaffolding boards and 22,337 feet of scaffolding poles
Castle Walls were repaired using traditional skills. All stones were individualy faced and carried into position
88.7% of sub-contractors, material and plant were souced within a 30 mile raduis
Over 1000 members of the public were given hard hat tours during the works.


*1 National Lottery ticket covers free entry for 2 adults or 1 family of five.
* All National Lottery games qualify for free entry, including tickets from any National Lottery draw-based game or National Lottery scratch card. Tickets / proof of ticket can be paper or digital
*Offer is valid from the 11th-17th inclusive, 10am-4pm *Subject to capacity or weather
*Children 5-16 years of age qualify for free admission with any lottery ticket holding adult
*Not valid in conjunction with any offer or event.