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Greater Yarmouth

Great Yarmouth is famous as a family holiday destination, bursting with fun things to do, activities for all, shows and attractions stretching along the fabled Golden Mile and the huge expanse of pristine beach

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Great Yarmouth amusements

The Golden Mile

Family-friendly attractions, amusements and arcades, top shows and events

Norfolk Broads

Norfolk Broads

The unique, man-made Broads have over 120 miles of navigable waterways

Gorleston beach

15 miles of beaches

Greater Yarmouth has a range of safe sandy beaches, including Hemsby, Winterton-on-Sea and Gorleston-on-Sea

Hippodrome Circus

Family-friendly entertainment

There's so many shows and events in Great Yarmouth, including the Britannia Pier and Hippodrome Circus

Time & Tide Museum

Award-winning museums

Great Yarmouth has a range of fascinating museums to explore, highlighting the town's rich heritage and maritime history

Great Yarmouth seafront

The fun doesn't end!

Throughout the day and evening, there's so much to do in Great Yarmouth... you'll want to stay longer

Activities, amusements and attractions

As well as being East Anglia's premier beach resort, Great Yarmouth also has a fabulous maritime heritage and a port famous for once being the hub of the herring industry.

Great Yarmouth's Golden Mile is a paradise for people who enjoy seaside entertainment at its best. Indoor and outdoor entertainment venues line the promenade and there are rides and attractions for all ages along the seafront.

You can play adventure golf, ride on giant snails, enjoy freshly-cooked doughnuts, fish and chips or an ice cream, and then head off for a ride on a scream-inducing rollercoaster or take in a superb show or go racing.

Enjoy the Golden Mile...

The Greater Yarmouth area contains wonderful countryside, charming villages, the scenic Breydon Water, and a quieter but no less appealing seaside resort in Gorleston-on-Sea and the vibrant village resort of Hemsby.

Visitors have been coming to Great Yarmouth since the late 1700s and the resort is now one of the most popular in the UK for day trips, weekend breaks and longer holidays, offering all the character of a traditional seaside trip but with a very modern twist.

There are more than 15 miles of sandy beaches within the Greater Yarmouth area, all with gentle slopes that make bathing a delight, from the marram dunes of Winterton-on-Sea and Hemsby in the north to cliff-backed Hopton-on-Sea in the south.

Visit Great Yarmouth

Places to visit in Great Yarmouth

Happiness guaranteed for the whole family

Behind the scenes in greater yarmouth

The Ringmaster

Showman's daughter

A colourful life

Food and Drink

Never turn back

Wild things

Enjoy a short break