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Thursford Collection
VistEngland VAQASEDP Tourism in Norfolk AwardsNorfolk Tourist Attractions Association member

Thursford Green, Thursford, Norfolk, NR21 0AS, Tel: 01328 878477

Thursford Collection is open during the summer as a working museum of mechanical organs, Wurlitzer shows, silent movies, old fashioned fairground carousels, static displays of fairground & road engines & all kinds of related memorabilia.

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  • Rail station: Kings Lynn (26 miles)
  • Parking: free
  • Children welcome
  • Disabled access
 
 
 
Tolhouse Museum
Self-assessed Accessibility Information

Tolhouse Street, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, NR30 2SH, Tel: 01493 858900

Visit one of the UK's oldest gaols, dating back to the 12th century. See the original cells and discover the fate of the thieves, smugglers, witches, pirates and murderers who were confined here.

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  • Rail station: Yarmouth Vauxhall (1 mile)
  • Parking: with charge
  • Children welcome
  • Disabled access
 
 
 
Salt Of The Earth 09

Salt House, near Cross Street, Blakeney, Norfolk, UK, Tel: 01263 741081

An annual exhibition of contemporary art in the stunning historic setting of St Nicholas Church in Salthouse, overlooking the North Norfolk marshes and coast, runs from 2 July to 2 August 2009. The exhibition features 50 artists.

 
 
Row Houses
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South Quay, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, NR30 2RQ, Tel: 01493 857900

Great Yarmouth Row Houses: Experience the sights and sounds of yesterday's Great Yarmouth. Visit these unique and vividly presented houses, one set in 1870 and the other in 1942, just before the incendiary bombing.

 
 
 
RAF Bircham Newton Heritage Museum

The National Construction College, Bircham Newton, NW Norfolk, PE31 6RB

The Heritage Museum was established to conserve and display the memorabilia of the former RAF station and its satellite airfields. The Heritage Room was first opened in 2005 and is open to the public on a regular basis.

 
 

Church House, Glandford, Holt, Norfolk, NR25 7JR, Tel: 01263 740081

Visit the Glandford Shell Museum. Sir Alfred Jodrell built this charming Victorian museum for his unique collection of sea shells. Little has changed here for almost 100 years.

 
 
 
The Muckleburgh Collection
VistEngland VAQASNorfolk Tourist Attractions Association member

Weybourne Military Camp, Weybourne, Holt, Norfolk, NR25 7EG, Tel: 01263 588210

The Muckleburgh Military Collection is Norfolk's largest working Museum of military vehicles including tanks, guns & a large range of other weapons. It is located at Weybourne Military Camp which can trace its history back to 1588.

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  • Rail station: Weybourne (1 mile)
  • Children welcome
  • Disabled access
 
 
 
RAF Air Defence Radar Museum
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Neatishead, Nr Horning, Norwich, Norfolk, NR12 8YB, Tel: 01692 631485

History of Air Defence and Radar from 1935 housed in 1942 radar building and showing original Cold War Operations Room.

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  • Rail station: Wroxham/Hoveton (3 miles)
  • Parking: free
  • Children welcome
  • Disabled access
 
 
 
Bircham Windmill
VistEngland VAQASNorfolk Tourist Attractions Association member

Snettisham Road, Great Bircham, King's Lynn, Norfolk, PE31 6SJ, Tel: 01485 578393

A family run attraction with something for everyone. Bake some bread, climb the mill, tearooms, bakery, shop, garden and animals.

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  • Rail station: King's Lynn (12 miles)
  • Parking: free
  • Children welcome
 
 
 

Saturday Market Place, King's Lynn, Norfolk, PE30 5DQ, Tel: 01553 774297

 
 
Gressenhall Farm & Workhouse
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Gressenhall Farm & Workhouse, Gressenhall, Dereham, Norfolk, NR20 4DR, Tel: 01362 860563

Enjoy a day out to remember exploring this unique museum and historic farm set amidst fifty acres of beautiful Norfolk countryside.

 
 
 
2nd Air Division Memorial Library

The Forum, Millennium Plain, Norwich, Norfolk, NR2 1AW, Tel: 01603 774747

Library dedicated to the 6,900 American airmen of the 2nd Air Division killed in action during WW2 flying from airfields in Norfolk and Suffolk.

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  • Rail station: Norwich (2 miles)
  • Parking: with charge
  • Children welcome
  • Free entry
  • Disabled access
  • Guided tour(s)
 
 
 

Visitor Centre, Brandon Country Park, Bury Road, Brandon, Suffolk, IP27 0SU, Tel: 07709 236446

 
 
Strumpshaw Old Hall Steam Museum

Strumpshaw Old Hall, Low Road, Strumpshaw, Norfolk, NR13 4HR, Tel: 01603 714535

Many steam engines, beam engines, mechanical organs, narrow gauge railway and a working toy train for children. There is also a cafe, gift shop, picnic area and free parking.

 
 
 

The Raveningham Centre, Beccles Road, Raveningham, Norfolk, NR14 6NU, Tel: 01362 692985

 
 
Cromer Museum

East Cottages, Tucker Street, Cromer, Norfolk, NR27 9HB, Tel: 01263 513543

A late-Victorian fisherman's cottage.

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  • Rail station: Cromer (0 mile)
  • Children welcome
  • Disabled access
 
 
 
Burston Strike School

Burston, Diss, Norfolk, IP22 5TP

Scene of the longest strike in British history which lasted 25 years.

 
 
 
Maritime Exhibition

King's Lynn Tourist Information Centre, Custom House, Purfleet Quay, King's Lynn, Norfolk, PE30 1HP, Tel: 01553 763044

Visit King's Lynn's most famous landmark, The Custom House and discover the town's colourful maritime history. Occasional special exhibitions.

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  • Rail station: King's Lynn (1 mile)
  • Children welcome