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Gaywood Clock

Lynn Road, Gaywood, King’s Lynn, Norfolk, PE30 4PR

The Gaywood Clock was erected in 1920 by local people in memory of the fallen.

 
 

Dereham Lane, Crane's Corner, Great Fransham, Norfolk, NR19 2HX, Tel: 01362 687116

Visit this working forge set in the heart of the Norfolk countryside where William Crane started in 1865 to become one of the biggest trailer makers in England.

 
 
 
Happisburgh Lighthouse

Lighthouse Lane, Happisburgh, Norwich, Norfolk, NR12 0PY

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  • Rail station: North Walsham (6 miles)
  • Parking: free
  • Children welcome
  • Guided tour(s)
 
 
 
King's Lynn Air Raid Shelter

Tuesday Market Place, King's Lynn, Norfolk, PE30 1JJ

Two structures, which have lain hidden beneath the Tuesday Market Place in King's Lynn, would have provided protection to people during the Second World War.

 
 
Historic Castle Acre walks

Castle Acre, King's Lynn, Norfolk, PE32 2XD, Tel: 07885 240603

Walks around the beautiful and ancient village, led by a guide (organised by the Friends of Castle Acre Church). Walks will generally take place on Saturday mornings and on the dates and times found at; http://www.historiccastleacre.com

 
 

Norfolk, NR14 6BU, Tel: 01603 756094

The original wooden Hardley Cross was erected here in 1543, marking the ancient boundary of the legal powers of the City of Norwich and the Borough of Great Yarmouth on the River Yare.

 
 
 

William White Place, Gas Hill, Norwich, Norfolk, NR1 4LH, Tel: 01603 213434

One of the earliest purpose-built artillery blockhouses in England, this brick tower was built in about 1398-9 to command a strategic point in Norwich’s city defence.

 
 
Greyfriars Tower

St James Street, King's Lynn, Norfolk, PE30 5EZ, Tel: 01553 763044

Greyfriars Tower is the last significant remaining part of a friary established in the 1230's by a group of Franciscan Friars (followers of St Francis of Assisi).

 
 
The South Gate

London Road, King's Lynn, Norfolk, PE30 5SX, Tel: 01553 763044

Situated by the River Nar, is the most impressive and still extant part of Lynn's defensive fortifications.

 
 

Cockthorpe Road, Langham, Norfolk, NR25 7BP, Tel: 01328 830348

 
 
Maritime Trail

King's Lynn Town Centre, King's Lynn, Norfolk, PE30 1HP, Tel: 01553 763044

King's Lynn welcomes a new permanent trail within the town, taking each visitor through the town's amazing maritime history.

 
 
Trinity Guildhall

Saturday Market Place, King's Lynn, Norfolk, PE30 5DQ

The King's Lynn Town Hall (The Trinity Guildhall) is a truly magnificent building in King's Lynn. Dating back to 1421, when the Hall of the Trinity Guild was rebuilt after a fire, the Town Hall is the perfect venue for a variety of events.

 
 
Tasburgh Hillfort

Near Tasburgh church, Tasburgh, Norfolk, UK

Remains of an earthworks fort, probably Iron Age, with the parish church standing within it. Interpretation panels explain the fort and the church.

 
 
 
Walsingham Abbey Grounds
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Common Place, Walsingham, Norfolk, NR22 6BP, Tel: 01328 820510

Set in the picturesque village of Little Walsingham, the Abbey Grounds contain the ruins of the famous Augustinian Priory.

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  • Rail station: King's Lynn/Norwich (25 miles)
  • Parking: with charge
  • Children welcome
  • Disabled access
 
 
 
Castle Acre: Bailey Gate

Fiddlers Hill, Castle Acre, KING'S LYNN, Norfolk, PE32 2BH, Tel: 01223 582700

The delightful village of Castle Acre boasts an extraordinary wealth of history and is a very rare and complete survival of a Norman planned settlement, including a castle, town, parish church and associated monastery.

 
 

The Sandringham Estate, Estate Office, Sandringham, King's Lynn, Norfolk, PE35 6EN, Tel: 01485 543637

 
 
Caistor Roman Town

Caistor St Edmund, Norwich, Norfolk, UK

The site of Venta Icenorum, the Roman capital of Norfolk. The Roman fortifications can be seen in several places.

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  • Rail station: Norwich (4 miles)
  • Parking: free
  • Free entry
 
 
 

Dilham Hall, Dilham, Norfolk, NR28 9PN, Tel: 01692 536777

Grade II listed remains of a tower, said to be part of gatehouse dating from 15th century and believed to have formed part of the wall of a fortified house.