The Memorial Library occupies 185m2 - with a collection of 4,000 books covering all aspects of American life and culture, with approximately a quarter related to the role of the 2nd Air Division, US 8th Army Air Force in World War II. Shrine area - reflecting its war memorial status, with the 2nd Air Division Roll of Honour which lists the 6,900 Airmen who died in action. A mural, 9m long depicts aspects of the 'Friendly Invasion', and there are models of assembly ships and paintings of aircraft and wartime life, plus an interactive video display.
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The Memorial Library is on the ground floor of the Norfolk & Norwich Millennium
Library in The Forum building, situated in the very centre of Norwich on Millennium
Plain (pedestrianised area), between Bethel Street and Theatre Street. You will find us next to City Hall above the market place and opposite the church of St Peter Mancroft.
Check out The Forum website http://www.theforumnorwich.co.uk for parking information,
Maps and public transport links.
By Public Transport:
From Second Air Division Memorial Library the nearest station is Norwich station.
: 2 miles from Norwich station
- Baby changing facilities
- Cash Point
- Disabled access
- Disabled toilets
- Facilities for educational visits
- Public toilets
- Telephone (public)
- Accepts groups
- Children welcome
- Dogs not accepted (except guidedogs)
- Guided tours for individuals
- Guided tours for groups
- Smoking not allowed