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  • Self-assessed Accessibility Information

Children's Activity Event, Thu 24 Aug 2017


The Wind Energy Museum and The Bear Cave present our Teddy Bear Picnic.

A day of fun and adventure, where you can explore the grounds of the Wind Energy Museum. We will have games, stalls, bouncy castles, refreshments and crafts.

The Bear Cave will be on hand with their large range of amazing furry friends, make your own bear for just £10, or for £15 you can buy a bear with a parachute backpack and watch them jump from our Newark Wind Pump. We will also be running a teddy bear zip line, is your bear brave enough £1 a go.

All money raised will go towards Thurne Windmill which currently needs a repaint.

Event details

Dates Times
Thu 24 Aug 2017 11:00 to 16:00

Events at this Venue


Wind Energy Museum



Marsh Road (Off Staithe Road),
Repps With Bastwick,
Great Yarmouth,
NR29 5JU



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Map reference: TG 414172  Lat: 52.69875 Long: 1.57210

By Road
Follow A149 towards Repps with Bastick. When reaching Repps turn left into Church Road, stay on this road past the church and then turn right onto Staithe Road. Once in Staithe Road continue along until you come to a sharp right hand bend - the museum is sharp left up the slope and along the track

Parking: free

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 grass
  • YesDrop-off point for guests outside entrance
  • The route from the parking area to the entrance:
    • YesIs flat (i.e. without steps)


  • YesLevel access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift to cafeteria
  • YesGood contrast between the floor and walls
  • YesMenus available in large print (14pt and over)
  • Restaurant / cafe provide meals for visitors with special dietary requirements:
    • YesGluten free (coeliacs)
    • YesLactose free (dairy free)
    • YesVegetarian
  • YesSeating suitable for wheelchair users, ie moveable and good height for person sitting in a wheelchair

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
  • YesVisitor information available in audio format


  • YesRoutes/pathways suitable for wheelchair users or visitors with limited mobility
  • YesDisplays at suitable height for wheelchair users / children