We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

“State of the art”
Review of The Forum

The Forum
Ranked #14 of 151 things to do in Norwich
Certificate of Excellence
More attraction details
Attraction details
Owner description: The Forum, Norwich, is one landmark destination with a unique mix of community resources, visitor experiences and conference, meeting and event facilities.Attracting over 2.5 million people each year, The Forum is home to an innovative programme of events and activities, many of which are free to enjoy. Inside The Forum, DON'T MISS Fusion, Europe's largest permanent digital gallery, which is free to enter. You can join a BBC Tour and go behind the scenes at the region's BBC TV and radio studios.You will also find the Millennium Library, two restaurants including PizzaExpress and a range of further education and advice services. Norwich Tourist Information Centre is also located at The Forum.Outside The Forum, Millennium Plain, Theatre Plain and The Forum Amphitheatre, host a year-round programme of community activities and popular events which lend The Forum a distinctly European atmosphere. The Forum's stunning open spaces and digital facilities are also available for hire by business and organisations looking for conference, meeting and training venues with a difference.
Reviewed April 8, 2012

All I wanted was some tourist advice but ended up reading, surfing the net and buying birthday cards!

Thank NaomiLilSmith
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Write a ReviewReviews (351)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language

318 - 322 of 351 reviews

Reviewed April 1, 2012

Very good Pizza Express and lots of cultural stuff going on

Thank Joya G
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed March 31, 2012

Light and airy, often has exhibitions on. Fully library service, tourist information office, cafe and restuarant. An ideal hub for the city centre.

Thank UK_Baseball_Fans
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed February 27, 2012

Ordered pizza before a visit to the Theatre Royal and had to ask continuosly when it would arrive. Eventually when it did we had to leave it as we were due at the show.

Thank Lynne B
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed February 24, 2012

The forum is a brilliant piece of architecture, light and airy and thoroughly modern, yet somehow it fits right in with the ancient city of Norwich.

It houses the busiest public library outside London, the local BBC studios, and an excellent coffee house and pizza restaurant.

The foyer area frequently features arts and crafts exhibitions: Norwich is a seething hive of cultural and artistic, creative activity, from the world class furniture designer John Barnard (johnbarnard.co.uk) to stone masons, calligraphists, dancers, musicians, painters, weavers. The Forum is the focus for this activity.

1  Thank LesRugbymenIrlandais
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.

Travelers who viewed The Forum also viewed

 

Been to The Forum? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing