Exhibitions

In the Galleries

Current Exhibits

The Lincoln Museum and Cultural Centre has two permanent exhibitions which are always available to the public. The museum also has two rotating gallery spaces which feature new exhibits twice a year. Discover what’s on display!

Fraktur exhibit
Fraktur exhibit

Permanent Exhibit

01Fraktur

With bold pen strokes and brightly coloured nature motifs, Fraktur folk art presents a glimpse into the culture and every-day lives of early German-speaking settlers in this area. Come immerse yourself in this exquisite folk-art tradition.

Rest in Peace Exhibit
Rest in Peace Exhibit

January 2022 - August 2022

02Rest in Peace

In the 1800s, residents of Lincoln were no strangers to losing those they loved. To remember the dearly departed, our community developed intricate burial and mourning practices. Come explore how our community came together to mourn and memorialize their lost loved ones.

Gorge Unerring Beacon
Gorge Unerring Beacon

January 2022 - August 2022

03New Fraktur: "Gorge Unerring Beacon"

Meg Harder works across various disciplines to explore the transmutability of images, objects, and words. She playfully explores the formal and social qualities of Mennonite cultural artifacts, such as Fraktur folk-art. Come traverse the contemporary reimaging of this traditional folk-art form.

Our Story exhibit
Our Story exhibit

Permanent Exhibit

04Our Story

Our Story explores the history of Lincoln from early settlement to present day. Learn about early settlement, Indigenous Peoples, migration, and life in Lincoln.

Calling Career Artists

Artist Spotlight Program

Are you a career artist interested in exhibiting at the museum? Apply to our Artist Spotlight Program! The program aims to help artists grow by showcasing their work to the community.

For more information, call (905) 563-2799 or email museum@lincoln.ca. To apply, please complete the form.

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The Museum from Home

Online Exhibits

Enjoy some of the museum’s exhibitions from the comfort of your home. Check out some of our digital exhibits available on Google Arts and Culture.

Memories of Lincoln
Memories of Lincoln

Digital Exhibit

Memories of Lincoln

To celebrate Lincoln's 50th Anniversary, residents submitted their memories and photographs, creating this collection that commemorates the people and places that make our community great.

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Women of Lincoln
Women of Lincoln

Digital Exhibit

Women of Lincoln

From Wine Masters to animal activists and humanitarians, the community is rich with female leaders that inspire generations of girls growing up in Lincoln.

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