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.
Castle Ticket (inc Special Exhibitions and Regimental Collections):
Child (4-18) £7.30
Family (1 adult) £23.30
Family (2 adults) £31.10.
Please note: Essential repairs are being carried out to the lift between Castle Gardens and Castle Mound, these works are expected to be completed by early summer 2019. Step-free access is available to Castle Mound via Castle Gardens, Farmers Avenue or Castle Mall.
Mon-Sat: from 10am–4.30pm
During peak season (27 June – 25 September) opening hours extended to 5pm
Castle Meadow, Norwich, NR1 3JU