North Lincolnshire Council

Tourism, Museums and The Arts

Businesses come together to boost £180m tourism sector

Tourism businesses from across North Lincolnshire came together at Normanby Hall on Friday 8 March to launch a new partnership aimed at boosting the area’s tourism. The North Lincolnshire Tourism Partnership aims to grow the thriving visitor economy, enhance the…

1 week ago
Normanby Hall Country Park reveals exciting line-up of events

Normanby Hall Country Park has an action packed programme of family friendly events taking place throughout 2019. From exciting new events like the Normanby Country Fayre to returning favourites, The Outdoor Cinema and Hall-oween Spooktacular, you’ll be spoilt for choice.…

2 weeks ago
Prehistoric sea monster found in North Lincolnshire

In the summer of 2018, parts of a fossilised Pliosaur skeleton were found buried in land operated by building materials supplier, CEMEX. The remains of this savage predator – a prehistoric sea monster that lived over 155 million years ago…

4 weeks ago
Go Behind the Screens of your favourite films and TV shows at new Normanby exhibition

Step ‘Behind the Screens’ and get up close to some of the best costumes from film and television at Normanby Hall’s new exhibition. Opening on Saturday 2 March, Behind the Screens features costumes worn by Orlando Bloom in Pirates of…

4 weeks ago
Comedy sketch to tour North Lincolnshire

A hilarious production of theatre is set to sweep through North Lincolnshire in March as part of LiveLincs’ spring season of events. Out of Chaos Theatre Company presents – Unmythable, a show that weaves all the greatest Greek myths into…

1 month ago
After 35 years, couples can tie the knot at iconic Scunthorpe church once again

Built in 1890, the Grade II* listed former St John’s Church will host wedding ceremonies again from April after being licensed as part of 20-21 Visual Arts Centre. The church last held wedding ceremonies in 1983, before closing its doors…

1 month ago
New visitor centre opens its doors

Bottesford and Yaddlethorpe Coffee Shop and Visitor Centre opened its doors today (Friday 15 February 2019). North Lincolnshire Council invested £350,000 in the centre, located in Bottesford Beck Linear Park, just off Messingham Road. The centre is home to information…

1 month ago
Hansel and Gretel comes to Barton

A lively show of dance, centred on one of the best-loved fairytales of all time is coming to Barton Assembly Rooms this spring as part of LiveLincs’ latest programme of events. Hansel and Gretel will be shown at Barton Assembly…

1 month ago
Plan your perfect wedding at Normanby Hall

Normanby Hall Country Park is hosting a Wedding Fayre on Sunday 17 February from 12pm to 3pm to help couples plan their big day. At the Wedding Fayre, you will meet the team and a range of fantastic local suppliers.…

2 months ago
Spring into action with Normanby’s New Year, New Me event

Normanby Hall Country Park is helping you kick-start your New Year’s resolutions this year with their free New Year, New Me event on Sunday 27 January from 11am to 3pm. You’ll be able to get top tips on achieving your…

2 months ago
20-21 Visual Arts Centre is ‘Waking the Witch’ with new exhibition

20-21 Visual Arts Centre is exploring the worlds of witchcraft and wizardry with their new exhibition, ‘Waking the Witch’, which opens at the centre on Saturday 19 January 2019. The exhibition reflects the British Isles’ strong relationship to magic and…

2 months ago
Brigg Farmers’ Market this weekend

🎅 The final Brigg Farmers’ Market of the year is on Saturday December 22 – and it is always a wonderful event! Full of bustling Christmas cheer, you will be able to pick up sackfuls of fresh festive produce and some beautiful…

3 months ago
Festive market at Normanby Hall

Explore Normanby Hall Country Park this Christmas and visit the traditional festive market on Sunday 16 December with a range of stalls from local producers. With lots of festive spirit in the air at Normanby Hall, it’s going to be…

3 months ago
Community Champions are recognised

The 2018 Community Champion Awards at The Baths Hall, Scunthorpe has now come to a close after 23 awards were presented to well-deserving winners this evening (22 November). Take a look at the full list of winners and runners-up, including…

4 months ago
Help us shape the future of tourism in North Lincolnshire

Visit North Lincolnshire are looking for tourism businesses across our area to come together and work in partnership to make North Lincolnshire the best place to visit. We want to launch a Tourism Partnership to create a thriving visitor economy,…

4 months ago