One of the city's most famous landmarks, Norwich Castle was built by the Normans as a Royal Palace 900 years ago. Now a museum and art gallery, it is home to some of the most outstanding collections of fine art, archaeology and natural history and is packed with treasures to inspire and intrigue visitors of all ages. In the magnificent Norman keep, models, computers, sound and video bring history to life.
Special events and workshops during school holidays.
Educational and group visits welcome.
The Paston Treasure: Riches and Rarities of the Known World is currently on display at Norwich Castle. This beautiful exhibition explores the 17th century through the single masterpiece, The Paston Treasure.
Castle Ticket (inc Special Exhibitions and Regimental Collections):
Child (4-18) £7.30
Family (1 adult) £23.30
Family (2 adults) £31.10.
Thumbnail Image: The Paston Treasure, unknown artist, Dutch School, c1663, oil on canvas © Norfolk Museums Service
Mon-Sat: from 10am–4.30pm
During peak season (27 June – 25 September) opening hours extended to 5pm
Castle Meadow, Norwich NR1 3JU