Families

Families are always welcome at The Collection. There are lots of ways to find out more about the treasures on display.

You can take a discovery backpack into the galleries, try one of our quizzes or trails, or visit the new Play area designed for pre-school children with accompanying adults. Look out for special family events in the school holidays.

Click here to find out more about up and coming events.

Coming soon at The Collection

This page shows all of the exhibitions and events we have planned for the future. We are planning exciting new activities all of the time, so be sure to keep checking back for new additions to our calendar.

To find out what's happening this week, click here. To view galleries of events and exhibitions that we have previously hosted, click here.

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percy

Fun

Help Percy the Plesiosaur escape the whirlpool, match up our historical characters, help Hagar practice his axe throwing, get Gaius across Ermine Street or solve the jigsaws - all in our exciting games.

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Explore our collections

The Collection is home to a diverse range of objects, from Lincolnshire’s earliest inhabitants to the latest contemporary art; from Lincolnshire and beyond. Not everything can be on display at the same time, so use the categories below to explore our collections.

You can find articles, publications and other documents relating to our collections free to download on our Resources page.

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