Lincoln Castle Illuminated




  • All the family
  • Under 5s
  • School age
  • Adults






Lincoln Castle Illuminated 


Saturday 5th December 2020 - Sunday 3rd January 2021 | 6pm - 9pm
*Please note that Lincoln Castle Illuminated will be not open on the following dates:
24, 25, 26, 31 December and 1 January

Celebrate the magic of Christmas at Lincoln Castle this year as we see the return of our much loved Illuminated Wall Walk.

Father Christmas will be present each evening from Saturday 5 – Wednesday 23 December.

Enjoy spectacular views across the City throughout each evening and soak up the festive atmosphere within the Castle grounds. Lincoln Castle Illuminated will offer families and friends some much needed fairytale, festive sparkle with this beautiful and special Christmas experience.

  • Walk through displays of Christmas lights and Christmas tree lined pathways. 
  • Enjoy a hot chocolate within the Castle's festive grounds. 
  • Make those last minute Christmas purchases from the Castle's shop.
  • Bring along your Christmas wishes for Father Christmas who will be visiting each evening.


  • Adults: £10
  • Concession: £9
  • Child (5-16 years): £5.50
  • Family: £25.50
  • Annual pass holders can visit as many times as they like for free

Visit here to pre-book your tickets. We expect tickets to sell out fast, so please book your tickets early to avoid disappointment.

Dog Friendly Days

Explore with Paws on our Dog Friendly days! If you would like your furry companion to enjoy Lincoln Castle Illuminated, then make sure you book a ticket for one of our Dog Friendly evenings on 9, 16, 23 and 30 December.


Lincoln Castle Illuminated creates the perfect setting for a safe and socially distanced festive experience for all. Capacity is limited. 


Visit here to find out about accessibility at Lincoln Castle.