The north Norfolk village of Glandford is about 4 miles north west of Holt in the Glaven Valley. Glandford is very close to the coastal villages of Cley-next-the-Sea, Morston and Blakeney, and within easy drive of the Norfolk Broads and the city of Norwich.
Situated in the heart of the Norfolk countryside and close to the north Norfolk coast, The Shell Museum in Glandford is a quaint and interesting place to visit. Housed in Norfolk’s oldest purpose-built museum, a delightful small building with Dutch gables, it contains one of the finest seashell collections in the UK.
Tourist Attractions in Glandford
The Shell Museum
Church House, Glandford Norfolk
Set in the heart of the Norfolk countryside, Glandford Shell Museum is an interesting place to visit. Housed in Norfolk's oldest purpose built museum, it contains the finest seashell collection in the United Kingdom. During 2003 the museum underwent major refurbishment but it was still able to retain much of its original charm. The collection also includes items such as a piece of Pompeii and an axe head that was found near Glandford.