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Norfolk & Norwich Tourist Attractions

Norfolk is bursting with entertainment, with so many places to visit. For those seeking peace and tranquility there are magnificent stately homes and halls, all with spectacular gardens. For those with an interest in history, Norfolk has many museums, including Norwich Castle and Keep. For the younger visitor, there is a zoo, wildlife parks and centres, as well as many other attractions to keep children of all ages entertained for hours.

For the railway enthusiast, Norfolk has a full-sized steam railway, a narrow-gauge heritage railway that runs through nine miles of beautiful countryside and an eleven mile ride which links two of Norfolk’s towns using heritage diesel railcars. There is also a steam museum which houses large and small engines, traction engines and a large Victorian steam roundabout. Norfolk also has its own greyhound and horse-racing stadiums as well as amusements for those partial to a flutter.

Norfolk has something for everybody; you will find that there is so much to see and do you will want to come back time and time again. To select an attraction, use the left hand navigation or the map below.

 Maddermarket Theatre

Maddermarket Theatre

This unique and intimate theatre is internationally renowned with a programme by top British and international playwrights. Located in St John's Alley and signposted from Norwich City centre market square.

 Norwich Puppet Theatre

Norwich Puppet Theatre

Norwich Puppet Theatre offers a unique experience to visitors, with a regular programme of performances and children's puppet-making workshops. Housed in a converted medieval church this is one of only two dedicated medieval puppet theatres in England.

 Lynn Museum

Lynn Museum

Explore the glories of the restored chapel building after the museum's £1 million re-development. Until August 2007 enjoy a fascinating exhibition, 'The Changing Face of Lynn', which charts the story of the town over the last 200 years. From September 2007, discover the 'West Norfolk Story' through a series of major new displays. In early 2008, wander through the new 'Seahenge Gallery' and admire the 4000 year old Bronze Age timber circle.