Lincoln Medieval Bishops' Palace (English Heritage)
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Built in the late 12th century, the palace was one of the most important buildings in England. Its architecture and scale reflect the enormous wealth and power of the medieval bishops as princes of the church.
Heritage site, Historic house or home, Sacred space
1-31 Oct Thu-Mon 10am-5pm, 1 Nov-31 Mar Sat-Sun 10am-4pm, Closed 24-26 Dec & 1 Jan
- Historic Scotland
- English Heritage
- Cadw: Welsh Historic Monuments
Visual display of the palace for people with walking disabilities.
The Power of the Medieval Church Discovery Visit
How did the Bishops of the Palace live, work and wield their power and influence? What did all this mean to ordinary folk? Find the answers on this interactive tour of the Palace.
Duration: 1 hour
Key Stage: 2, 3, History
How to obtain
Call 01604 735440 to arrange a 1 hour tour on weekdays during term time. Price £75 per group of up to 30 pupils. Visit http://www.english-heritage.org.uk/server/show/nav.19501 for more information.