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Guided Walk/Tour, from 11 May 2018, £5

'Merchants & Markets' Guided walking tour

'Merchants & Markets' Guided walking tour


From the original market place (probably the oldest permanent market in Europe), follow the trail of the Norwich Merchants who traded their wares from far and wide at the assorted markets of Norwich.

Tour leaves from outside The Forum.
To book call 01603 213999 or visit

Children welcome

Event details

Dates Times
Fri 11 May 2018 11:00
Fri 31 Aug 2018 11:00
Fri 14 Sep 2018 11:00
Tours last 90 minutes.


Adult: £5
Child 11-16 Years: £1.50
Child under 11 Years: FREE


Norwich Tourist Information Centre

01603 213999


Millennium Plain,
Bethel Street,



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Map reference: TG 228084  Lat: 52.62778 Long: 1.29099


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Self-Assessed Accessibility Details


  • 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)


  • 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


  • YesRamp to entrance
  • YesEntrance is well lit
  • YesAutomatic door at the main entrance


  • 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