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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.

North coast road trip

11 October 2021

Let’s take a trip along the A149 coastal road, from Hunstanton to Cromer, that takes in the gently undulating landscape, pretty coastal villages, flint cottages and lots of welcoming pubs and restaurants… or to get closer still, follow the Norfolk Coast Path.

Spectacular farewell for the Natural History Museum’s iconic Dippy

6 October 2021

There are just under five weeks left of Dippy the dinosaur’s stay at Norwich Cathedral and plans are now being put in place for a spectacular farewell for the Natural History Museum’s iconic Diplodocus cast – with emergency services workers being invited to a very special preview of the event.

Help protect Norfolk’s wonderful sand dunes

5 October 2021

Beach-goers are being urged to ‘Respect and Protect’ Norfolk's sand dunes, with some simple tips that can help make a huge difference. Dunes play a vital role in protecting people from floods by creating natural barriers to storms, as well as being home to a wide range of plants and animals. But with more and more people visiting Norfolk’s coast, dunes can get damaged.

Discover our top 10 secrets of Norfolk

4 October 2021

Of course we’re very proud of the fantastic visitor offering we have in Norfolk and will happily tell you about it until the cows come home. But then there are some other tucked-away spots that you may not have known about and get less attention. Here are some of our favourites, including Felbrigg's Pyramid Mausoleum, Oxburgh Hall's Priest Hole, cathedral graffiti, Deep History Coast and the world's longest chalk reef.

Fall for Norfolk this Autumn and head outdoors!

4 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.

The best Norfolk beaches for dogs

4 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.

Gressenhall welcomes back the annual autumn Apple Day festival

30 September 2021

Gressenhall Farm and Workhouse is delighted to welcome back Apple Day, their annual autumn celebration, on Sunday 17 October. This event looks at celebrating this beloved fruit and all things autumn, with a display of heritage apple varieties; traditional skilled crafts and demonstrations, hands-on activities and delicious appley treats.

21 great sights of Norfolk!

29 September 2021

Norfolk has some stunning scenery, both at the coast and in the countryside. Visit Cromer, Great Yarmouth and Hunstanton. See stately homes at Holkham, Houghton, Sandringham, Blickling, Felbrigg and Oxburgh. In no particular order, here's our top 21 must-see great sights in Norfolk. A week won't be enough to see them all!

Things to do in Norfolk if it rains

29 September 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…

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