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Tour Guide:'City of Centuries' Guided Walking Tour of Norwich at The Forum

  • Self-assessed Accessibility Information

Tour Guide, Fri 10 Apr - Sat 31 Oct 2020

City of Centuries

City of Centuries

Details

An ideal introduction to the City of Norwich. Explore over a thousand years of history from the ancient Saxon settlement of Northwic to Viking pillaging, Norman invasion, rebellion, plague, fire and war.

Pre booking is recommended as spaces are limited on each tour. Please visit www.thenorwichshop.co.uk to book or book in person. Tours last 90 mins and leave from outside the Norwich Tourist Information Centre at The Forum.

Dogs accepted

Event details

Dates Times
Fri 10 Apr - Sat 31 Oct 2020
Tour dates:

April:
Saturdays at 11.00 am and 2.00 pm
Bank Holiday Friday 10th April at 11.00 am
Bank Holiday Monday 13th April at 11.00 am

May:
Saturdays 11.00 am and 2.00 pm
Bank Holiday Monday 25th May at 11.00 am and 2.00 pm

June:
Mondays 2.00 pm
Tuesdays & Thursdays 11.00 am
Saturdays 11.00 am and 2.00 pm

July :
Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays
11.00 am and 2.00 pm
Fridays 2.00 pm

August:
Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays
11.00 am and 2.00 pm
Fridays 2.00 pm

September:
Mondays 2.00 pm, Tuesdays & Thursdays 11.00 am, Saturdays 11.00am and 2.00pm

October:
Saturdays at 11.00 am and 2.00 pm

Prices

Adults: £7, 11-16's: £2.50, Under 11s Free

Address

Millennium Plain,
Bethel Street,
Norwich,
Norfolk,
NR2 1TF

Facilities

  • Dogs acceptedDogs accepted

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 solid
  • YesDrop-off point for guests outside entrance
  • The route from the parking area to the entrance:
    • YesHas steps and no ramp

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
  • YesGood contrast between the floor and walls
  • YesContrast markings on clear surfaces such as glass doors
  • YesBaby changing facilities
  • YesVisitor information available in large print (14pt and over)

General

  • YesSeating available for visitors with limited mobility
  • YesClear signage
  • YesEffective lighting for visually impaired visitors
  • YesGood colour/tonal contrast for visually impaired visitors
  • YesRoutes/pathways suitable for wheelchair users or visitors with limited mobility
  • YesDisplays at suitable height for wheelchair users / children
  • YesAudible alarm system
  • YesVisual alarm system

Entrance

  • YesRamp to entrance
  • YesEntrance is well lit
  • YesAutomatic door at the main entrance

Food

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