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An absolutely stunning building.

When it comes to The Guildhall, what's going on inside is very worth a visit, but for the lovers of... read more

Reviewed November 4, 2018
nic_gaskin
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Hertford, United Kingdom
Guildhall guidance

As part of Heritage Open Days a detailed talk about the Guildhall was offered. With the use of... read more

Reviewed September 15, 2018
DaveC774
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Norwich, United Kingdom
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Three of us went to the cafe for lunch at 1.30. Two of us wanted baked potatoes but they had run out! I decided to have the ploughman's lunch priced at £7.95 and I can honestly say it was worst ploughman's I have ever had...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed November 4, 2018

When it comes to The Guildhall, what's going on inside is very worth a visit, but for the lovers of architecture, stonework, craftsmanship and in particular the art of Flint knapping...…. my goodness, you would go a very long way to find better than here....More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed October 16, 2018 via mobile

The bottomless afternoon tea is such a great value , it was a hen party , we had as much to eat and drink as we wanted The guys really looked after us , and made us feel very special , even when we all...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 15, 2018

Arranged my hen afternoon here. Our original email when organising gave us 4 afternoon tea choices as does their menus on the website Regular afternoon tea Regular afternoon tea with Prosecco Bottomless afternoon tea Bottomless afternoon tea and Prosecco I took all 14 hens orders...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank MichelleMC011118
Reviewed October 12, 2018 via mobile

Visited the Guildhall Britannia Cafe today. What a disappointment. We waited at the counter to be told find a table and they will come to us. Sat down for a few minutes no menu anywhere. When the waitress came over she said what would you...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 9, 2018

I regret to say that Britannia Enterprises who run the Guildhall have cancelled all Monday tours with immediate effect. This is a great shame as The Guildhall is a fascinating building which has connections with almost all aspects of Norwich's history from 1404 to 1985...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank RICHARD M
Reviewed September 16, 2018

Heritage Open days in Glasgow and Newcastle were fun, but now we’re in Norfolk we are in Norfolk the experiences have become even better. This weekend we enjoyed a morning in the Guildhall (see DaveC774’s review, we were another 2 of the 12!).and had an...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 15, 2018 via mobile

As part of Heritage Open Days a detailed talk about the Guildhall was offered. With the use of visual aids and his acquired knowledge the presenter gave a good background to the history and development of the site. This has tempted us to return for...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank DaveC774
Reviewed September 14, 2018

Another great and attractive building to see (and photograph). Once also the City jail, it provides a good landmark for routes in any direction to shops, the market or to eateries

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 9, 2018 via mobile

Booked for 24 guests for a baby shower in the Heart Room. It was beautifully laid out and sympathetic to the surroundings of the stunning building. The staff were very courteous and nothing was too much trouble. Even provided us with doggie trays to take...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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I'm afraid all the regular Monday tours have been cancelled with immediate effect.
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