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Address: Norwich, England

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An interesting display of the history and art of Norwich

The upper floor takes the form of a balcony off which there are several interesting niches one of which is a set up as a privvy, no doubt to the amusement of younger visitors... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Ken C
Boston, United Kingdom
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Boston, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The upper floor takes the form of a balcony off which there are several interesting niches one of which is a set up as a privvy, no doubt to the amusement of younger visitors. Another is the 'Bigod Arch', which at one time was the main entrance to the castle keep. It features carving including hunting scenes. A room off... More 

Thank Ken C
Great Yarmouth, United Kingdom
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87 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 28, 2016

We enjoyed visiting this historic site as there is so much to see and do, especially for children and adults alike, many artefacts to discover when looking round, such a lot to see and well worth the money, a must in Norwich

Thank Kevin M
Norwich, United Kingdom
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124 reviews
36 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 11, 2015 via mobile

Our first visit to the keep and very pleasantly surprised at the standard of the displays. The art galleries in particular were outstanding. Just a pity staff and parents think it is acceptable for young children to shout and scream in an art gallery. Plenty to see and do for s couple of hours at least.

Thank Martin L
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99 reviews
62 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 172 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 23, 2015 via mobile

Visited a little while back but didn't get time to review. Great day out, and with the improvements to the main keep and animal gallery there is so much more for families to do. Loads to see and a fantastic cafe too at really reasonable prices. Love it!

1 Thank Mikee T
Lowestoft, United Kingdom
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76 reviews
37 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 28, 2014

Bequtiful little garden it in the heart of the city, quiet little getaway to have lunch or enjoy the sun x

Thank MrsSalmon04
Norwich, England, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
10 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 5, 2013 via mobile

I love going here for a day out its nice just to learn about the history of Norwich even though I live in Norwich. I went with my friend and we had a very good time, a must do is the dungeons and walk on top of the roof as you can see a lot of Norwich up there on... More 

1 Thank Nathan R
Beverley, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 30, 2013 via mobile

Thoroughly enjoyed the castle on our first trip to Norwich. Lots to see and experience for the young historian. Food in the cafe was lovely and service very efficient

Thank Beverley C
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113 reviews
24 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 19, 2013

£7 entry for adults, NOT including the battlements or dungeons tours. The Norman Keep is interesting if you're interested in Normal architecture. The galleries are interesting if you happen to be interested in: -- teapots -- stuffed animals -- Cameroonian wood carvings -- the Norwich School of artists -- Boudica and the Icenii -- reproductions of things now in the... More 

2 Thank JdeP
Norwich, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 28, 2013

Standing on a high mound above the city an imposing sight, now a museum with many interesting exhibits from the earliest times to today.

Thank Malcolm021
Mariestad, Sverige
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606 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 173 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 26, 2013

The castle is located in the centre of Norwich, close to the shops and you can walk from the railwaystation if you come by train. The castle musuem is really good and there is also a café with sandwiches and homemade soup of the day for reasonable prices. It's quite a big museum at the castle and I recommend a... More 

Thank Marie-Louise K

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