Tourism, Museums and The Arts

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Get Wild About The Earth at our latest free Discover day this month

The next amazing Discover event is taking place on Saturday 29 April from 11am to 4pm. Aimed at families with…

6 April 2023
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X Factor and Strictly Come Dancing star to headline Normanby Hall’s Party in the Park

X Factor and Strictly Come Dancing finalist, Fleur East will top the bill at Normanby Hall’s hotly anticipated Party in…

30 March 2023
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Government cash to create children’s science and technology centre in heart of Scunthorpe

A new science and technology centre for children and families will be created with £2.5m Government levelling-up cash confirmed. Repairs…

9 March 2023
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Children to unleash their vision of the future of our nature and landscapes

Local pupils will be using real museum exhibits and the powers of art and imagination to create an exciting new…

24 January 2023
Photograph of Cllrs Rob Waltham and John Davison, pictured with Ann Liles, author of the 'Dreaming with the Ancestors' poem, from the 'Of Earth and Sky' installation
Levelling-up: major boost for arts and heritage in North Lincolnshire as government cash tripled to £1.1m

The arts and heritage sector across North Lincolnshire is to get a massive £1.1m funding boost – creating new jobs…

11 November 2022
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Unleash your creativity at Normanby Hall’s free No Limits Festival

Families can get hands-on with dozens of fun, free activities when the first ever No Limits Festival blasts into Normanby…

21 September 2022
Graphic promoting The Baths Hall's new comedy night. Text reads "Baths Laughs" in illuminated letters, with a picture of a microphone
The Baths Laughs: See the rising stars of comedy at The Baths Hall’s new comedy night

People will soon be able to see rising stars of the UK comedy scene when a brand new comedy club…

7 September 2022
Photo of a girl drawing on the ARTivities graffiti wall at 20-21 Visual Arts Centre
School’s out! Boredom-busting activities to keep the kids entertained this summer

School’s out and across North Lincolnshire young people can look forward to a fun-packed summer full of exciting activities. North…

28 July 2022
Two young girls and their grandparents gaze at an archeology exhibit in North Lincolnshire Museum
Win fantastic prizes on the Visit North Lincolnshire Summer Trail

Dudley Bear is off on his summer holidays – and he wants everyone to come and join him! The North…

27 July 2022
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Go wild as Wildlife Day returns to Waters’ Edge in Barton

Waters’ Edge Visitor Centre and Country Park will be taken over by all creatures, great and small on Sunday 31…

19 July 2022
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Visit the Vikings! Free activities bring history to life at North Lincolnshire Museum’s family fun day

Families will be able to get hands-on with dozens of fun, free activities at North Lincolnshire Museum’s Living History Day…

18 July 2022
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Banksy works to feature in world famous street art exhibition coming to Scunthorpe

Families will be able to enjoy rarely seen works by some of the world’s most famous artists as part of…

15 July 2022
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Barton’s Baysgarth House re-opens with summer fun for the whole family

Visitors to Barton-upon-Humber can enjoy two special exhibitions when Baysgarth House re-opens over the summer months. The first exhibition opens…

22 June 2022
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Free fun-filled family event celebrates the armed forces community

This year’s North Lincolnshire Armed Forces Day on Saturday 18 June is set to be bigger and better than ever…

9 June 2022
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Shop local: new Barton-upon-Humber Market launches this weekend

People will be able to buy mouth-watering food and handmade gifts when a new Barton-upon-Humber market opens this weekend. The…

5 May 2022