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21 great sights of Norfolk!

20 July 2018

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!

21 reasons to love Norfolk

20 July 2018

There are so many reasons to love Norfolk, but we've chosen our top 21... including 90 miles of coast, Royal connections, Admiral Nelson, unique Norfolk Broads, Deep History Coast, 'Downton Abbeys', Queen Boudicca, the world's last end-of-pier theatre and so much more!

New digital trail brings Wymondham to life

20 July 2018

Hop back in time with an exciting new ‘state of the art’ trails app that has launched in Wymondham - choose between a history tour that includes Kett's Rebellion or follow Henry the Hare.

New Pensthorpe exhibit raises awareness of fragile wetlands

19 July 2018

Pensthorpe Natural Park, near Fakenham, has opened the doors to its latest new attraction, the Wetland Discovery Area, which is intended to educate visitors about the importance and fragility of wetland habitats and to inspire them to help protect them.

Norfolk's top 10 beaches

19 July 2018

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!

Family fun this Summer in Norfolk

16 July 2018

Welcome to the combined sunniest/driest county in the country – and what a great time to be here! It’s warm, the days are long and bright, the school holidays are here, and we've got everything you need for a family-friendly fun time!

Maharajah Duleep Singh painting centrepiece of Festival of Thetford and Punjab

16 July 2018

An extraordinary painting recording the life and death of Maharajah Duleep Singh by renowned British contemporary artists, The Singh Twins, is at Thetford’s Ancient House Museum as the centrepiece of a new exhibition marking the 125th anniversary of his death.

Head outdoors in Norfolk

13 July 2018

The days are warmer and longer - now is the perfect time to head outdoors to have fun. From splashing around in the sea and making sandcastles on our beautiful beaches to discovering wildlife and nature in the Broads and Brecks,or being a flaneur in Norwich, you’ll never be short of exciting adventures.

Castles in Norfolk

12 July 2018

What could be more fun than running around imagining that you’re the king of a Norfolk castle and everyone else is a jolly old rascal. There are seven in Norfolk to visit - Norwich Castle, Castle Rising, Castle Acre, Thetford Castle, Baconsthorpe Castle, Burgh Castle and Caister Castle.

Damien Hirst at Houghton Hall

12 July 2018

A series of new paintings by Damien Hirst entitled Colour Space can be seen in the State Rooms at Houghton Hall for the exhibition Damien Hirst at Houghton Hall from 25 March–15 July 2018. The exhibition includes a number of the artist’s most celebrated sculptures throughout the 18th-century house and gardens.