Nelson Museum, Great Yarmouth

4.2
#7 of 14 in Museums in Great Yarmouth
Nelson Museum is located in Great Yarmouth. Arrange your visit to Nelson Museum and discover more family-friendly attractions in Great Yarmouth using our Great Yarmouth journey builder site .
Create an itinerary including Nelson Museum
map
Nelson Museum Reviews
Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.0
102 reviews
Google
4.6
TripAdvisor
  • Quite a small museum on the quayside, but really interesting, there is a "gun room" as on the gun deck of the Victory, with sound effects as if in battle. Don't miss the multi panel display in the bac...  more »
  • Very interesting & showing a lot of maps, costumes & paintings. Time well spent learning about the history of this great man.  more »
  • We arrived at the museum at 4.30 only to be told by a grumpy man-we shut in half an hour. My husband asked Will we be able to get round the museum in that time. He replied Yes and charged all three of...  more »
Google
  • Good To Learn A Lot About The Man Very Interesting And Has A Good Layout With Information Board To Help
  • Geared for the younger crowd. Limited otherwise. If you know nothing about Nelson it is worth a visit. Great staff/volunteers.
  • Wowwwwww if you like history and learning this is the place too go. Will be going back as there was sooo much too take in in a small place
  • Brilliant interesting place so much to see
  • This was real helpful

Plan your trip to Great Yarmouth

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Where to stay in Great Yarmouth

Stay along the city's main pedestrian promenadeto be near the main attractions. A B&B near the central beach, close to the mouth of the promenade, is an ideal spot for views and access to attractions. For a quiet stay, consider lodging farther inland in one of the renovated Victorian buildings.
Live like a local, find unique places to stay
Millions of travel reviews on TripAdvisor

Plans in Great Yarmouth by other users

13 days in England BY A USER FROM SLOVENIA April, kids, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, kids, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 5 days in Norfolk BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM February, culture, historic sites, museums, shopping, hidden gems PREFERENCES: February, culture, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 5 days in Norfolk BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM April, popular PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in Great Yarmouth BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 5 days in Norfolk BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM April, museums, popular PREFERENCES: April, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 4 days in East Anglia BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM May, teens, kids, popular PREFERENCES: May, teens, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 7 days in Norfolk BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES April, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 3 days in Great Yarmouth BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM February, teens, popular PREFERENCES: February, teens ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 5 days in Norfolk BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, outdoors, popular PREFERENCES: August, outdoors ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 22 days in Norfolk BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM May, outdoors, beaches, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, outdoors, beaches, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 3 days in Great Yarmouth BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM April, popular PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 15 days in Norfolk BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES February, fast-paced, popular PREFERENCES: February ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Fast-paced
View more plans