Step back in time to celebrate St George’s Day at Lincoln Castle!

Step back in time to celebrate St George’s Day at Lincoln Castle!

By Nicholas Fletcher  |  Posted: April 09, 2017

Families across the county are being invited to step back into Victorian times to celebrate St George’s Day at Lincoln Castle.

A host of characters will be bring the castle to life from April 22 to 23, celebrating the chivalry and endeavours of the daring knight.

Visitors will be able to perform in their own medieval pageant, honouring the legendary hero.

Youngsters will also have the chance to take part in the St George Chivalry School and learn how he slays Turks and Dragons and rescues beautiful maidens.

Jon Hogan, public engagement manager, said: “To help celebrate St George’s Day, we have a packed weekend of events where visitors can be transported back to Victorian times.

“From music and dancing to our St George’s pageant, there is something for everyone to enjoy! Visit our Victorian Prison Yard to join in the fun, and take part in the St George’s Chivalry School and see if you can live up to the hero himself!”

The event runs from 11am to 4.30pm with castle attractions open from 10am to 5pm.

Admission includes access to a medieval wall walk, Victorian prison and Magna Carta.

Admission also includes a free return visit, provided it is used within the six months.

Adults cost £13.50, concession £11.00, children £7.20 and family £34.20 (two adults and up to three children).

There will be a 10 per cent discount for advance online bookings.

For further details on Lincoln Castle and to book tickets, visit www.lincolncastle.com.

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