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Address: 15 The Royal Arcade, Norwich NR2 1AQ, England
Phone Number: 44 (0) 1603 - 627889
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Mon - Sat 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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One of Norwich's most popular and cherished tourist attractions.Colman's...

One of Norwich's most popular and cherished tourist attractions.Colman's have been making fine quality mustards for over 180 years and this tradition is celebrated in Colman's Mustard Shop & Museum.We stock an extensive range of powdered and prepared mustards, including a number of specialities made exclusively for the shop and a wide selection of mustard pots and spoons, gift packs, tea towels, Colman's memorabilia and more.Our displays illustrate all aspects of the history and production of Colman's mustard, with many historic items on show such as wartime mustard tins and Art Deco mustard pots.Housed in the historic art nouveau Royal Arcade near Norwich Market, the shop is a careful replica of a Victorian trade premises."A Real Taste of Norwich's History".

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Different little attraction

Nice little museum/shop and worth a visit if you have 30 minutes to spare. Interesting history of the product and the company and some novel items available to buy. Some modern... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 4 days ago
Baggie57
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Halesowen, United Kingdom
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Halesowen, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Nice little museum/shop and worth a visit if you have 30 minutes to spare. Interesting history of the product and the company and some novel items available to buy. Some modern products as well as some old fashioned to bring memories flooding back. Helpful staff and free entry.

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Herne Bay, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Nice little shop in the mall opposite the market. You must pop in. All the usual Colemans mustards on offer with a few different flavoured non Colemans brand on offer to buy too.

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Thank Jason T
Brigg, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Some Coleman's products available lots of other people's products too. Museum is just signs on the wall and a few odd Coleman's related things.

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Thank Helen L
Sittingbourne, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very colourful shop if you like mustard...lots to see and lots to buy and many items not in every day shops

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Thank Delboy2kent
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The place is nice, but to call it a museum is a bit optimistic. It is a Colman shop that also sells other products and souvenirs, and at the rear of the shop there are a few historical artefacts and a bit of history of how they made mustard before it was mechanised. It tells how the husk of the... More 

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Thank Meg107
Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The shop is laid out is a quaint yester-year meets the modern world style and is just crammed full of many interesting and exciting meal time accompaniments. There is also a nice look at the Colman's story and how it worked within the City in years gone by to make it the brand name remembered when it comes to mustard.... More 

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Thank Richard S
Rushden, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016

Mustard must rate along side marmite in the fact that you either love,or loathe it. So to visit a place dedicated to the bright yellow material is novel in itself. Anyone who has seen the local football side take to the pitch cannot fail to note that they are decked out in the brightest of colours,and one of those is... More 

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Thank Paul W
St. Neots, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016

More a shop to sell mustard in all its many forms. This it does well enough. The education part is very limited and if you go expecting the full museum experience you will be disappointed. If you've got half an hour spare then it will fit nicely.

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Thank geoffCambs
St. Albans, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016

This is really a shop with a few displays. Nevertheless, it is interesting and the choice good on sale is diverse,

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Thank JohnDaniell
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2016

This is not a museum, it's a shop with a few display cabinets and som historical information displayed with some old colemans tins. If you love colemans mustard it's worth a trip to see all the different things on sale but this is not a museum!

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