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.
Computer generated reconstruction of Temple Bruer

Fighting Monks - The Antics of the Knights Templar. Local History Conference.

  • 19 May 2018 9am-4:30pm

Talks will include:‘The Military Orders and Collapse of the Crusade States in the Levant’ by Nicholas Morton, ‘Boston’s Forgotten Crusade’, by Andrew Hoyle, ‘The Templar Lands in early 14th century Lincolnshire’ by Mike Jefferson, ‘’Leper Knights: the valiant Knighthood of St Lazarus of Jerusalem’ by David Marcombe, ‘ Story of the Eight Pointed Cross: a brief history of the Order of St John’ by Tom Foakes, ‘The Dissolution of the Order of the Knights Templar in Lincolnshire’ by Nigel Burn

Suitable for

  • Any age


The Banovallum School, Boston Road

Additional info

Car parking available


Admission is £25.00 for Society members and £35.00 for non-members. Everyone welcome. Includes tea, coffee and sandwich buffet. To book please visit or call 01522 521337

SLHA The Society for Lincolnshire History and Archaeology
Jews' Court
2-3 Steep Hill




01522 521337

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