About the Museum

The Collections of the Royal Lincolnshire Regiment and the Lincolnshire Yeomanry, now owned by the Lincolnshire County Council, are housed in the Museum of Lincolnshire Life.  This is located in a listed barracks which was built in 1857 for the Royal Lincoln Militia.  The displays of uniforms, weapons, badges, medals and regimental memorabilia cover the history of the County infantry regiment from 1685 onwards. Exhibits illustrate the Regiment’s service in the American War of Independence, the Sudan campaign, Boer War and both World Wars.   A separate display is devoted to uniforms, medals and photographs of the Lincolnshire Yeomanry.

Regiments

Royal Anglian Regiment, Royal Lincolnshire Regiment, Lincolnshire Regiment, 10th (or North Lincolnshire) Regiment of Foot, 10th Regiment of Foot, Earl of Bath’s Regiment of Foot. Lincolnshire Yeomanry.

Facilities

Coach Parking
Car Parking
Restaurant/Cafe
Toilets
Lecture Room
Shop
Disabled Access
Education service

Opening Times

Daily

10am - 4.30pm.

Admission

Free

Address

Old Barracks, Burton Road, Lincoln, LN1 3LY

Tel 01522 782040

Web
www.lincolnshire.gov.uk

Visiting Advice

Located on the B1398, half a mile NW of the Cathedral. City Bus no 1.

Disabled access & toilets. Audio guide available.