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Norwich Castle, Norwich

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William the Conqueror's only castle in East Anglia, Norwich Castle is one of Norwich's 12 heritage sites. The museum holds important archaeological and historical artifacts inside its walls. The castle's galleries display ceramics, jewelry, glass, and textiles. The decorative art collection is the pride of the castle, so you might want to take extra time there. Find the history of the legendary Queen Boudica and the Vikings in the natural history gallery, and treasured paintings from Flemish artist Peter Tillemans among the art collection. One of the castle's largest collections is Margaret Fountaine's butterflies. Tour the castle and learn about its history through interactive displays. Also consider taking the separate popular tours of the dungeons and battlements. Our Norwich trip itinerary planner makes visiting Norwich Castle and other Norwich attractions simple, and helps you make a travel plan personal to you.
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  • Went here on a lovely afternoon with my partner to explore some of the history of Norwich. Norwich castle was very overpriced for what it was and completely child orientated. We also paid for the roof...  more »
  • I love taking my grand kids to the castle they are always in awe of all the things to see. My grandson went with his school to see the Egypt display and all the kids love it. 
  • I took him to a Rowdy Roman event which was a great day out for him and his granddad. Lots of things to take part in and we enjoyed a lovely lunch from the cafe. 
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  • Staff are not particularly clued up about the products they sell and soon lose interest when they realise you aren't going to part with money that day. Range of devices could be better too. Shame really as O2 is a good brand.