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image for Guided Walk item typeThe Victorian Transformation of Lynn's North End at True's Yard Fisherfolk Museum

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Guided Walk, Mon 15 Jul 2019

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True's Yard

True's Yard

Details

Discover King's Lynn on foot with the King's Lynn Town Guides - The Victorian Transformation of Lynn's North End

A walk to mark the 150th anniversary of the Alexandra Dock (1869- 2019) which took away the ancient Fisher Fleet. Fred Savage built his New St Nicholas Ironworks adjacent to it. What were the consequences for the fisherfolk? This includes walking to Crossbank Road and Fisher Fleet before turning to visit Pilot Street - the High Street of the North End. To finish the tour at St Nicholas where the stamp of the Victorians is also evident.

The King's Lynn Town Guides give their services voluntarily. The money from the walks goes directly to conservation projects in the town.

Baby changing facilitiesCredit cards accepted (no fee)Disabled toiletsEducation/study areaFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsGift shopOn-site cateringOn-site light refreshmentsPublic toiletsWelcome HostWheelchairs availableAccepts groupsFacilities for conferencing

Children welcome

Event details

Dates Times
Mon 15 Jul 2019 19:00

Prices

Adults £5.00
Concessions £4.00
Children £1.00

Tickets are available from the Tourist Information Centre at The Custom House or from the Guide on the day.

Events at this Venue

Contact

King's Lynn Tourist Information Centre

Address

North Street,
King's Lynn,
Norfolk,
PE30 1QW

Directions

See location of True's Yard Fisherfolk Museum on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: TF 618205  Lat: 52.75818 Long: 0.39684

By Road:
Take the A47 from Norwich.

Accessible by Public Transport: 1 mile from King's Lynn station

Facilities

  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Education/study areaEducation/study area
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • On-site cateringOn-site catering
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Welcome HostWelcome Host
  • Wheelchairs availableWheelchairs available
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Facilities for conferencingFacilities for conferencing
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome