Discover a vast array of heritage, crafts and skills development opportunities at the Heritage Skills Centre located in the grounds of Lincoln Castle. Enjoy tester days, short courses as well as temporary exhibitions showcasing the work of regional makers.
Specialist centre for heritage, crafts and skills development in Lincoln
The Heritage Skills Centre is a unique and important focus for heritage, crafts and skills development in Lincoln, preserving and sharing precious expertise. Experience hands-on courses and training with demonstrations in craft, conservation and traditional building skills. Enjoy courses in blacksmithing, silversmithing, stained glass, fabric screen printing and so much more.
Find something suitable for an array of interests and age ranges. View an array of temporary exhibitions celebrating the work of crafts people and artists from across the region.
Specialist heritage, crafts and skills development experiences
Discover a vast selection of unique opportunities to enjoy hands-on experiences of heritage, crafts and traditional building skills. Choose from a variety of workshops and courses, crafts and practices.
Historic Environment Skills Traineeship
Discover Historic Environment Skills, a National Lottery Heritage Fund supported project that will offer hands on training in skills needed to maintain and protect the historic environment in Lincolnshire and the wider East Midlands region.
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