SLHA The Society for Lincolnshire History and Archaeology

Jews' Court, Steep Hill, Lincoln

The Society for Lincolnshire History and Archaeology is a registered charity that aims to promote greater awareness, interest and understanding of all aspects of the Cultural Heritage of Lincolnshire past and present.

The Society Office and Bookshop is located in a wonderful 12th century building in the heart of historic Lincoln. The bookshop is extensively stocked with new and second-hand books with a strong focus on Lincolnshire titles including many produced by the Society. A lively and diverse programme of events including talks, lectures, visits, family events and more is organised by the Society. Charges may apply for some of the events but everyone is very welcome to attend.

Venue Type:

Association or society

Opening hours

Bookshop Monday - Saturday 10.00am - 4.00pm

Admission charges

Entry to the bookshop is FREE but admission charges apply to events.

Collection details

Weapons and War, Aviation, Archaeology, Social History, Maritime, Architecture, Archives, Agriculture

Events details are listed below. You may need to scroll down or click on headers to see them all. For events that don't have a specific date see the 'Resources' tab above.
Thornton Abbey Lincolnshire

Thornton Abbey: Recent Excavations and Research

  • 16 September 2015 7:30-9pm

An illustrated talk exploring the recent excavations and research at Thornton Abbey in Lincolnshire presented by Dr Hugh Willmott.

Suitable for

  • Any age

Where

St Hugh's all
Monks Road
Lincoln
Lincolnshire
LN2 5AQ

Additional info

Car parking

Admission

Everyone welcome. Admission free for members of the Society for Lincolnshire History and Archaeology and Lincoln Civic Trust. Admission for non-members £3.00 on the door.

Saxon brooch from Lincolnshire

Art and Archaeology in Lincolnshire

  • 17 October 2015 9:30am-4:30pm

A full day event with talks and presentations on the theme of Art and Archaeology. The variety of topics will include 'Hidden Beasts in Anglo Saxon art' presented by Kevin Leahy, 'Migration-period Art in Lincolnshire' presented by Dr Toby Martin and 'Samuel Lysons and Roman mosaics' presented by Dr Sarah Scott. For full details of all talks please visit the Society website www.slha.org.uk

Suitable for

  • Not suitable for children

Where

The Collection Art and Archaeology in Lincolnshire
Danes Terrace
Lincoln
Lincolnshire
LN2 1LS

Additional info

Car parking nearby in local car parks

Admission

The cost for the full day including a buffet lunch and tea and coffee is £30.00 for members of the Society and £35.00 for non members. Everyone welcome. Booking essential.

The Fossedyke Navigation

Canals and Waterways in Lincolnshire

  • 14 November 2015 9am-4:45pm

A full day event with talks and presentations on the theme of Canals and Waterways in Lincolnshire. The topics will include 'The Grantham Canal' by Rosemary Gibson, 'Traffic on the Fossdyke' presented by Rob wheeler and 'The Sleaford Navigation' presented by Chris Hayes. For a full list of topics and speakers, please visit www.slha.org.uk

Suitable for

  • Not suitable for children

Where

The Source Centre
Riverside Church, Southgate
Sleaford
Lincolnshire
NG34 7R

Additional info

Car parking nearby in public car parks

Admission

The total cost including a buffet lunch and tea and coffee is £25.00 for SLHA members and £30.00 for non-members. everyone is very welcome. Pre-booking essential.

SLHA The Society for Lincolnshire History and Archaeology
Jews' Court
2-3 Steep Hill
Lincoln
Lincolnshire
LN2 1LS
England

Website

www.slha.org.uk

E-mail

info@slha.org.uk

Telephone

01522 521337

All information is drawn from or provided by the venues themselves and every effort is made to ensure it is correct. Please remember to double check opening hours with the venue concerned before making a special visit.
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