CAISTER ROMAN SITE
Caister-on-Sea

Description
The remains of a Roman site, possibly a fort, including part of a defensive wall, a gateway and buildings along a main street.

Location
On A149 coastal road, north of Great Yarmouth. Bus Great Yarmouth Transport, Eastern Counties. Station: Great Yarmouth 3m.

Opening Times
Any reasonable time

Disabled Access
Unconfirmed

Admission Price
Free

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CASTLE ACRE: BAILEY GATE
Castle Acre

Description
The north gateway to the medieval planned town of Acre with flint towers.

Location
Off A1065 Fakenham to Swaffham Road. At east end of Stocks Green.

Opening Times
Any reasonable time

Disabled Access
Unconfirmed

Admission Price
Free

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CASTLE ACRE CASTLE
Castle Acre

Description
The remains of a Norman manor house, which became a castle with earthworks, set by the side of the village.

Location
Off A1065 Fakenham to Swaffham road.

Opening Times
Any reasonable time

Disabled Access
Unconfirmed

Admission Price
Free

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CASTLE ACRE PRIORY
Castle Acre, Tel 01760 755394

Description
Priory built for Clunaic order monks. Extensive remanis include chapel and 15th-century gatehouse. Phone for details of special events.

Location
Off A1065 Fakenham to Swaffham Road.

Opening Times
Daily, 1 Apr-31 Oct - 10-6. Wed-Sun, 1 Nov-31 Mar

Disabled Access
Yes, ground floor and grounds only. Audio tours for visually impaired and those with learning difficulties.

Admission Prices
£2.75/£2.10/£1.40

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CASTLE RISING CASTLE
Castle Rising, PE31 6AH, Tel 01553 631330

Description
A fine mid 12th-century domestic keep, set in the centre of massive defensive earthworks, once palace and prison to Isabella, "She-Wolf" dowager Queen of England. The keep walls stand to their original height and many of the fortifications are intact.

Location
Between Hunstanton and King's Lynn on A149. Bus: Eastern Counties. Station: King's Lynn 4.5m

Opening Times
22 March-31 Oct: daily, 10-6 (6/dusk in Oct). 1 Nov-31 Mar: Wed-Sun, 10-4 (Closed 24-26 Dec). Closed 1-2 in winter

Disabled Access
Yes. Exterior only. Toilets for disabled

Admission Prices
£2.10/£1.60£1.10

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CHURCH OF THE HOLY SEPULCHRE
Thetford

Description
The ruined nave of a priory church of the Canons of the Holy Sepulchre, the only surviving remains in England of a house of this order.

Location
On west side of Thetford, off B1107. Bus: From surrounding areas. Station: Thetford, 0.45m

Opening Times
Any reasonable time

Disabled Access
Unconfirmed

Admission Price
Free

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CITY OF NORWICH AVIATION MUSEUM
Old Norwich Road, Horsham St Faith, NR10 3JF, Tel 01603 625309

Description
Several aircraft on display, some of which the public can enter to experience conditions air crew operate in.

Location
Off A140 Norwich to Aylsham road

Opening Times
All year, Easter-Oct daily 10-5. Nov-Mar, Wed, w/ends 10-4

Disabled Access
Yes. Assistance available

Admission Prices
Unconfirmed

 

 

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COWTOWER
Norwich

Description
A circular brick tower, which once formed part of the 14c city defences.

Location
Norwich, A11. Near cathedral. Bus: From surrounding areas. Station: Norwich 0.5m

Opening Times
Any reasonable time

Disabled Access
Unconfirmed

Admission Price
Free

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CREAKE ABBEY
North Creake, NR21 9LF

Description
The ruins of an Augustinian abbey.

Location
On B1355 between Fakenham and Burnham Market. Bus: Wells Community Bus

Opening Times
Any reasonable time

Disabled Access
Unconfirmed

Admission Price
Free

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CROMER MUSEUM
East Cottages, Tucker Street, Cromer, NR27 9HB, Tel 01263 51343

Description
19th-century fishermen's cottages is home to a museum featuring exhibits of Victorian Cromer and collections of local natural history, archaeology, social history and geology.

Location
A148/A149 coastal road

Opening Times
All year, Mon-Sat 10-5, Sun 2-5. Closed Mon 1-2

Disabled Access
Unconfirmed

Admission Prices
Unconfirmed

 

 

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