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image for Festival item typeHeritage Open Days 2019 at The Forum

  • Self-assessed Accessibility Information

Festival, Fri 13 - Sun 22 Sep 2019, free entry

Heritage Open Days

Heritage Open Days

Details

Heritage Open Days is England's largest festival of history and culture, bringing together over 2,000 organisations, 5,000 events and 40,000 volunteers. Here in Norfolk and Norwich places throw open their doors to celebrate Norfolk's heritage, community and history. It’s your chance to see hidden places and try out new experiences – and it’s all FREE.

The Norfolk brochure can be downloaded at http://bit.ly/hods2019brochure

Children welcome

Event details

Dates Times
Fri 13 - Sun 22 Sep 2019
Times vary per venue.

Prices

Free entry

All events are free, some may require pre-booking tickets.

Also at this Venue

Events at this Venue

date event
Fri 6 Sep The Norwich Abseil 2019
Sun 8 Sep The Stunning Autumn Wedding Fair
Fri 13 - Sun 22 Sep Heritage Open Days 2019

Address

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

Facilities

  • Children welcomeChildren welcome

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