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Seven Wonders - Norwich Cathedral

10 November 2021

Built around 450BC and lasting until 391AD when the newly-Christian Romans had it closed up, the Statue of Zeus at Olympia, clad in a robe and sandals made of gold, and set in a mighty temple, soared 40 feet above his worshippers, the head almost touching the temple roof. Also soaring high above its worshippers is Norwich Anglican Cathedral, which has already lasted longer than the statue to the king of kings.

Norfolk's top 10 beaches

26 October 2021

We offer ten of the best beaches in the county for specific activities, including Holkham, Wells-next-the-Sea, Great Yarmouth, Cromer, Hunstanton. And then we tell you about a few more as well... we've got so many great beaches in Norfolk!

Norfolk's top secret beaches

26 October 2021

There are some fabulous beaches on Norfolk's 90+ miles of coast. Some attract thousands like Great Yarmouth, Holkham, Wells-next-the-Sea and Cromer. And then there are some secret ones, where you can escape the crowds and enjoy beautiful stretches of sand almost on your own. But sssssh... don't tell anyone!

The best Norfolk beaches for dogs

26 October 2021

Dogs and responsible owners are welcome on many Norfolk beaches year-round. In fact, on these beaches you’ll look positively under-dressed if you don’t have a canine friend! Check time tides as well, because many of these beaches are best at low tide.

Dippy on Tour exhibition reaches 200,000 visitors’ milestone

25 October 2021

More than 200,000 people have to date visited Dippy at Norwich Cathedral and, ahead of the iconic dinosaur’s final week, emergency services workers were treated to a special preview of the Dippy at Night farewell spectacle.

Fall for Norfolk this Autumn and head outdoors!

25 October 2021

Autumn is the time when the leaves turn golden brown, the hedgerows are full of free fruit, the annual bird migration begins and you can wrap up in woolens, scarves and hats to brave the world. The pace has slowed down and you can always find a solitary spot or a warm fire and a hot chocolate - it’s a great time to be in Norfolk.

Half-term highlights for Dippy the dinosaur’s final week at Norwich Cathedral

25 October 2021

From a light spectacular celebrating Dippy the dinosaur to the return of the GoGoDiscover T.rex sculptures – there’s lots happening to ensure the Natural History Museum’s iconic Diplodocus bids farewell to Norwich in style.

Things to do in Norfolk if it rains

21 October 2021

Norfolk is the combined sunniest/driest county in the country, but we occasionally get a little precipitation from other places as it’s passing over to go somewhere else. So, what to do when we get some liquid sunshine? Here’s some of our favourite things to do…

Fall for Norfolk with our Autumn itineraries

20 October 2021

There's still time to book an Autumn trip to Norfolk. Wrap up warm, enjoy the low-lying sun and look forward to heading outdoors. It doesn’t matter where you go across the county, we think you’ll definitely Fall For Norfolk. And here is why...

100 BRILLIANT things to do at the Norfolk coast

11 October 2021

You’re coming to the Norfolk coast and you haven’t done your research yet. Don’t despair. Let the Visit Norfolk team take you through all the best things to do while you’re here, so you don’t waste a moment. We’ve got spectacular beaches, wonderful walking and wildlife, iconic attractions and much, much more.

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