We are a charity, run by volunteers to raise funds and provide support for The Collection Museum, The Usher Gallery and the Museum of Lincolnshire Life.The Friends of Lincoln Museum & Art Gallery subscribe to theBritish Association of Friends of Museums (BAfM).
Registered Charity No.507636
The Collection: The archaeological collection covers 300,000 years of history from the earliest inhabitants of Lincolnshire to the Eighteenth Century. Some highlights of the collections are prehistoric finds from the River Witham, treasures from Anglo-Saxon burials and finds from Lincoln's rich Roman, Viking and Medieval heritage.The Usher Gallery: A wide-ranging collection of fine and decorative art including paintings by Turner, Lowry, Stubbs, Reynolds, De Wint and by contemporary artists such as Grayson Perry, Edward Allington Terry Frost and Edmond De Waal. The Gallery also houses James Usher’s notable collection of watches and fine collections of clocks and 18th century Derby porcelain.The Museum of Lincolnshire Life: A rich social history collection which reflects the culture of Lincolnshire and its people from 1750 to the present day. The collection of agricultural and industrial machinery, including a WW1 tank, display the contribution Lincolnshire’s engineering industries made to the County’s prosperity.