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Thursford

| One mile off the A148, Fakenham NR21 0AS, England
+44 1328 878477
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Traditional British Entertainment!

Goodness Gracious me! What a Brilliant Show! What a jewel hidden away in Norfolk! The lights the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
irenerainbow99
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Hitchin, United Kingdom
First Visit to the Christmas Show

Myself and my parents had never attended a Christmas show here before, so we were very much looking... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Emma L
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Leicester, United Kingdom
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  • Very good14%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
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Visited by over 5.4 million people. The Thursford Collection - The sights, sounds and sensations of the golden age of steam are never forgotten. Climb on board and enjoy all the fun of the fairground on our traditional carousels and gondola...more
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Hours Today: 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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| One mile off the A148, Fakenham NR21 0AS, England
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+44 1328 878477
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"winter wonderland"
in 55 reviews
"christmas show"
in 161 reviews
"west end"
in 66 reviews
"singers and dancers"
in 40 reviews
"robert wolfe"
in 41 reviews
"magical journey"
in 29 reviews
"fairground rides"
in 47 reviews
"christmas lights"
in 33 reviews
"wurlitzer organ"
in 30 reviews
"christmas spirit"
in 26 reviews
"second half"
in 35 reviews
"wonderful christmas"
in 16 reviews
"father christmas"
in 21 reviews
"mulled wine"
in 18 reviews
"evening performance"
in 12 reviews
"traction engines"
in 40 reviews
"year after year"
in 14 reviews
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Goodness Gracious me! What a Brilliant Show! What a jewel hidden away in Norfolk! The lights the action! worth every penny we paid to go on a coach from Hitchin in Hertfordshire! So good we are going again this year!

1  Thank irenerainbow99
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Myself and my parents had never attended a Christmas show here before, so we were very much looking forward to it. That didn't fail! It was an amazing show and we absolutely loved it. They even came through the audience. The shops surrounding the theatre...More

Thank Emma L
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The day we went was hot and sunny, we listened to the worlitzer , did a back stage tour, saw lots of steam engines and saw the most magical Christmas childrens area. I always thought Thursford was just the winter show but it definitely is...More

Thank glenisann
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Reviewed April 13, 2018

Amazing steam collection and fairground memorabilia.Good shops.Try to arrange your visit to coincide with Robert playing the organ -his footwork has to be seen to be believed.

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Reviewed April 12, 2018 via mobile

We have booked and received our tickets for 2018 .when work told me i could not have one of my days hol i .rang thursford to ask if i could change the tickets to a Friday .they have some seats left .they said no .it...More

Thank Deborah M
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Reviewed April 8, 2018 via mobile

On the outside it was raining, it was miserable, it was damp, on the inside it was warm, welcoming and wonderful. Robert Wolfe’s two Wurlitzer shows are well worth the visit alone, even the kids (6mth - 11yrs) has a great time being captivated by...More

Thank P M
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Reviewed April 6, 2018

You can easily spend a couple of hours here especially kids. There old electronic organs that play at 1130, then a live show at 12 to a black and white movie, features some beautiful steam trains, old carousels and old pianos. Its very pretty inside...More

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Reviewed March 27, 2018

What a top show really enjoyed the whole day in thursford..great little build up to Christmas everyone should visit here at least once...but I'll be back this year. Fabulous...

Thank Cheryl H
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Reviewed March 20, 2018

boring !boring!boring!The performers were having a wonderful time but no audience participation at all .Penguins tripping about the stage what was all that about.People praised the show up and said you must go well i will not be going again obviously running out of ideas.

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Reviewed March 19, 2018

fabulous show...much better than i could have imagined. wonderful, talented cast, so hard working...A slight downsize was the very expensive food/drink..advise to eat before getting there

Thank lindieuk
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BrendaRose2014
December 24, 2017|
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Response from 509rjd | Reviewed this property |
Hi,about 1'500 per show.well worth booking for 2018
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December 14, 2017|
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Response from darcyflorrie | Reviewed this property |
Only 20 mins drive from the best beach in the country at wells next the sea
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Susan M
December 12, 2017|
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Response from GEORGE1234186411 |
Hi just been to the show went last year also, no you will only need your coat to walk to and from your car/coach lovely and warm inside, try to go to the grotto only £5.00 each do not forget your camera for the grotto you... More
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