Accessibility

The Engine Shed prides itself on being accessible to everyone.


If there is some information that is not covered below, or you would like to arrange specific requirements for your visit please contact our Reception team by telephone on 01522 886006 or you can email [email protected]

Please note that we require notification of accessibility needs seating requests 7 days prior to the event you wish to attend.

Facilities

The Engine Shed – this is the main room that is located on the ground floor. When the Platform is not open for a viewing area, we will have an area reserved for those who require seating. You will need to book this 7 days prior to the event and it is booked on a first come first served basis. The entrance is located out the front of the Engine Shed, underneath the neon sign, opposite the university library.

The Platform – this is the more intimate room that is located above the main room. We have stairs as the main point of access, there is also an elevator for those who need it. If you require to use the Platform as a viewing area, please contact Reception beforehand. Once the venue has opened, please speak to a member of the venues, events or security team and they will take you to the viewing platform ahead of the show. The entrance for The Platform is to the left of our Reception up the stairs, which is next to our Tower Bar.

Access

Should you require early access due to standing difficulties, please contact us beforehand and we will be able to accommodate this for you.

Parking

We do not have specific venue parking, however there is a university carpark opposite the venue and plenty of local car parks around Lincoln.

Carer Ticket Scheme

The majority of our events permit the carer ticket scheme. You can purchase these from our Reception or from SEE tickets on 0871 244 9718. You will need to demonstrate proof of need with identification.

Ticket Purchasing

Tickets can be purchased online from this website from the event section, from our Reception/ Box Office during 9am – 5pm Monday to Friday and from SEE tickets over the phone.

We do not offer tickets to be collected at box office, unless there are extreme circumstances. Tickets are non-refundable unless the event is cancelled.

Please note that we require notification of accessibility needs seating requests 7 days prior to the event you wish to attend.

Use of Strobe Lighting / Effects and Other Stage Effects

Strobe lighting, smoke machines, lighting that produces stroboscopic effects and other stage effects may be used during the shows and events in our venues.