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Thursford Collection

Thursford Collection is open during the summer as a working museum of mechanical organs, Wurlitzer shows, silent movies, old fashioned fairground carousels, static displays of fairground & road engines & all kinds of related memorabilia.

Thursford Green, Thursford, Norfolk, NR21 0AS

tel: 01328 878477

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The museum draws together an impressive collection of exhibits to tell the story of Charles Burrell and Son, a name once famous throughout the world.

Minstergate, Thetford, Norfolk, IP24 1BN

tel: 01842 751975

 
Fishermen's Heritage Centre

The Centre is housed in part of the historic Fishing Sheds on West Cliff.

West Cliff, Sheringham, Norfolk, NR26 8

tel: 01263 824187

 
Strangers' Hall Museum

Home to wealthy merchants and mayors when Norwich was in its heyday, this beautifully preserved building dates back to 1320.

Charing Cross, Norwich, Norfolk, NR2 4AL

tel: 01603 667229

 

The Old Chapel, Potash Farm, Hethel, Nr Wymondham, UK

tel: 01953 607147

 

Cromer Lifeboat Station was established in 1804 as part of the Norfolk Shipwreck Association & taken over by the RNLI in 1857. The station has a remarkable history of wartime rescues with 139 taking place between 1939-45, saving 450 lives.

Cromer Lifeboat Station, Cromer Pier, The Esplanade, Cromer, NR27 9HE

tel: 01263 512237

 
Ancient House Museum of Thetford Life

The atmospheric crooked house tells the remarkable story of Thetford and the Brecks. Discover rich collections alongside audio guides, films and animations.

White Hart Street, Thetford, Norfolk, IP24 1AA

tel: 01842 752599 

 
True's Yard Fisherfolk Museum

Located in the heart of the North End, True’s Yard Fisherfolk Museum is a fantastic way to learn about the heritage of King’s Lynn & its people. See how the Northenders lived before relaxing in our Georgian Tearoom.

North Street, King's Lynn, Norfolk, PE30 1QW

tel: 01553 770479

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How Hill National Nature Reserve

This tiny marshman's cottage situated on the River Ant, was home for a whole family in Victorian times. See how they lived and the tools they used for working on the marshes. The cottage also has information and displays.

How Hill National Nature Reserve, Ludham, Norfolk, NR29 5PG

tel: 01603 756096

 

Amber displays from around the world. Amulets and beads from pre-historic times. Exhibition of inclusions in amber. Modern amber goods from the Baltic region.

2 Fishers Lane, Norwich, Norfolk, NR2 1ET

tel: 01603 627347

 
William Marriott Museum

The William Marriott Museum building houses many artefacts, documents and other bygones from the age of steam in East Anglia.

Holt Station, Cromer Road, Holt, Norfolk, NR25 6QA

tel: 01263 820800

 

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

tel: 01553 774297

 
Time & Tide Courtyard Demonstration

Time & Tide in Great Yarmouth is set in one of the UK's best preserved Victorian Herring curing works, and tells the story of the area from its ice age origins to the present day. Experience the heady atmosphere of a 1950's fish wharf.

Time and Tide Museum, Blackfriars Road, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, NR30 3BX

tel: 01493 743930

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Wherry Yacht Charter

Enjoy sailing on a traditional wherry yacht. Bookings for up to 12 people for a day, week-end or full week.

Wroxham, Norfolk, NR12 8TL

tel: 01603 781475

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Many steam engines, beam engines, mechanical organs, narrow gauge railway and a working toy train for children. There is also a cafe, gift shop, picnic area and free parking.

Strumpshaw Old Hall, Low Road, Strumpshaw, Norfolk, NR13 4HR

tel: 01603 714535

 
RNLI Henry Blogg Museum

This inspiring museum tells the story of Henry Blogg 'the greatest lifeboatman of all time'. Together with his crew, he risked his life to rescue 873 people from the sea.

The Rocket House, The Gangway, Cromer, Norfolk, NR27 9ET

tel: 01263 511294

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Bridge Street, Downham Market, Norfolk, PE38 9DW

 

WW2 themed station, tea rooms and museum. Picnic area, orchard and footpaths. Open Sundays and Bank Holidays, Easter to September.

Holt Road, North Elmham, Norfolk, NR20 5LE

tel: 01362 668181