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image for Educational Visits item typeEducational Visits at Bressingham Steam and Gardens

  • Norfolk Tourist Attractions Association member
  • Self-assessed Accessibility Information

Educational Visits

NTAA MEMBER

Bressingham Steam and Gardens

Bressingham Steam and Gardens

Details

Bressingham has one of Europe's leading steam collections. Take a ride on our Victorian Gallopers, journey over 5 miles on our three narrow-gauge steam railways. Wander through 16 acres of beautiful gardens or visit the only official Dad's Army exhibition in existence.

GROUP TRAVEL FACILITIES: Minimum group size -12, pre-booking required, free coach parking, driver / organiser incentives, shop, full catering facilities.

SUGGESTED LENGTH OF VISIT: 4 hours.

MEALS: 200 covers Typical meal prices - morning coffe £2.50, table d'hôte lunch £7.50, afternoon tea £4.50

Baby changing facilitiesCoach parties acceptedCredit cards accepted (no fee)Disabled toiletsFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsGift shopOn-site cateringOn-site light refreshmentsPicnic sitePublic toiletsRegional Tourist Board MemberWelcome HostWheelchairs availableAccepts groupsFacilities for conferencingFacilities for corporate hospitality

Disabled Access to all but one gallery, no gravel paths.

Opening details

March - October, 10.30am - 5pm - all gardens, steam museums and rides.

Prices

2012 GROUP RATES:

Adults £8.50, seniors £8.50, children £7

Address

Thetford Road,
Bressingham,
Diss,
Norfolk,
IP22 2AA

Location

Directions

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Map reference: TM 081806  Lat: 52.38386 Long: 1.05638

By Road:
A11 to Thetford, take A1066 to Diss. Bressingham is on this road 2.5 miles from Diss. From north - A140 to Diss then A1066.

Parking: free

Facilities

  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • On-site cateringOn-site catering
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Picnic sitePicnic site
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Regional Tourist Board MemberRegional Tourist Board Member
  • Welcome HostWelcome Host
  • Wheelchairs availableWheelchairs available
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Facilities for conferencingFacilities for conferencing
  • Facilities for corporate hospitalityFacilities for corporate hospitality

Disabled Access to all but one gallery, no gravel paths.

Self-Assessed Accessibility Details

Parking

  • YesDesignated parking for guests with disabilities
    • YesWithin 50 metres approx. of entrance
  • The surface of the car park and pathway leading to entrance:
    • Yesis solid
  • YesDrop-off point for guests outside entrance
  • The route from the parking area to the entrance:
    • YesIs flat (i.e. without steps)

Public Areas

  • Level access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift:
    • YesFrom the entrance to reception / ticket area
    • YesTo a specially adapted public toilet suitable for wheelchair users
    • YesTo the gift shop
  • YesGood contrast between the floor and walls
  • YesBaby changing facilities
  • YesVisitor information available in large print (14pt and over)

General

  • YesSeating available for visitors with limited mobility
  • YesEffective lighting for visually impaired visitors
  • YesWheelchairs provided
    • YesFree
  • YesRoutes/pathways suitable for wheelchair users or visitors with limited mobility
  • YesDisplays at suitable height for wheelchair users / children

Entrance

  • YesEntrance is well lit

Food

  • YesLevel access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift to cafeteria
  • YesGood contrast between the floor and walls
  • Restaurant / cafe provide meals for visitors with special dietary requirements:
    • YesSugar free (diabetic)
    • YesGluten free (coeliacs)
    • YesLactose free (dairy free)
    • YesNut free
    • YesAdditive free
    • YesVegetarian
    • YesVegan
  • YesSeating suitable for wheelchair users, ie moveable and good height for person sitting in a wheelchair
  • YesHigh chairs for children
  • YesChildren's menu