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  • Self-assessed Accessibility Information

Museums at Night, from 19 May 2017, free entry

Museums at Night

Museums at Night


Come along and join in our annual event celebrating museums at night!

FREE entry 6-10pm (applicable on 19.05.17 only) at Time & Tide Museum, Elizabethan House Museum and Tolhouse Museum.

There is a Mutiny at the Tolhouse! The museum has been taken over by its crew and the captain is locked in the cells, can you free him before his men find out? Or will you be enticed by the crew to their side, with their cannons and weapons?

Coach parties acceptedCredit cards accepted (no fee)Disabled toiletsFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsGift shopAccepts groups

Children welcome

Event details

Dates Times
Fri 27 Oct 2017 18:00 to 22:00


Free entry

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Tolhouse Museum

01493 745526


Tolhouse Street,
Great Yarmouth,
NR30 2SH



See location of The Tolhouse Gaol on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: TG 524072  Lat: 52.60430 Long: 1.72743

By Road:
From the A47 : At Vauxhall roundabout take 2nd exit. At next roundabout take 3rd exit and follow signs for Historic South Quay.

Pay & display parking available nearby.

Parking: with charge


  • 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
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome

Self-Assessed Accessibility Details


  • 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
  • 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 the gift shop
  • YesGood contrast between the floor and walls
  • YesLift equipped with raised floor numbers or braille numbers or letters
  • YesContrast markings on clear surfaces such as glass doors
  • YesVisitor information available in large print (14pt and over)
  • YesVisitor information available in audio format


  • YesSteps to the main entrance
    • 12
      Number of steps to entrance
    • YesHandrail by steps
  • YesEntrance is well lit