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Museum - Industrial:Wind Energy Museum - The Morse Collection at Wind Energy Museum-The Morse Collection

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Museum - Industrial, next open Thu 4 Jun - Sat 26 Sep 2020, £4.50-£5

Wind Energy Museum

Wind Energy Museum

Details

Reopen in 2021.

The Wind Energy Museum is home to the only historical collection of its kind, you can explore two hundred years of our wind power history in one place.

There are informative, educational guided tours, children's activities to suit all ages. Victorian Workshop demonstrations, friendly staff, refreshments from Les's Larder and shop. This is all set in a peaceful and safe 2.5 acre site down on the marsh.

We are disabled friendly - the museums indoor areas are suitable for wheelchair users, we have a fully disabled toilet and the outdoor areas are laid to lawn.

Parking is free and in the grounds.

Opening details

Season Dates Opening Hours
Thu 4 Jun - Sat 26 Sep 2020 Thu - Sat 11:00 to 16:00

Prices

CLOSED UNTIL 2021 Open Days
Adults £5
Children £3.50
Concessions £4.50

Under 5's FREE

Annual membership £10

Also at this Venue

Address

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

Directions

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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

By bus:
Number 6 bus comes from Great Yarmouth to Stalham and stops at Repps with Bastwick - it is then a 40 minute walk

By boat:
Moor at Potter Heigham and head along the riverbank away from the village.
Moor at Thurne/Thurne Mill and head along the Weavers Way towards Potter Heigham - this is approx. a 35-45 minute walk.

Parking: free

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

Food

  • 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

General

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