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Explore with the Experts - Forestry

Tuesday 19th June

11am & 12noonDiscover the fascinating world of forestry at Holkham on this special interest tractor trailer tour. Holkham Head Forester, Harry Wakefield, …

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Guided Walking Tours of Norwich

Tuesday 19th June

Our City of Centuries walking tour will give you a fascinating introduction to the history of Norwich. The ancient settlement known as Northwic was first …

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Guided Walking Tour of Norwich

Tuesday 19th June

Architects & Architecture will introduce you to some of the finest buildings in Norwich. The tour focuses on the talents of architects such as Thomas …

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Orchestre Poly-Rhythmo

Tuesday 19th June

Undisputed kings of voodoo music, Benin’s Orchestre Poly-rythmo are, at five decades, the oldest active African orchestra and one of Africa’s most prolific …

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Norwich Castle: Workshops for Adults – Castle Art

Wednesday 20th June

Session times: 11am - 12.30pm & 1pm - 2.30pmJoin our experienced tutor Garry Pereira and experiment with media, techniques and styles.Adult £6.50, …

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Deer Discovery Walk

Wednesday 20th June

Join a guided walk to learn some interesting facts about the herd of deer in Holkham park. Discover how the behaviour of the beautiful fallow deer change with …

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Fingers Crossed – ‘Sirens’ EP Launch

Friday 20th July

Following a short break Fingers Crossed are back with their debut EP “Sirens”.After returning from their slumber and selling out the B2 the band are now …

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Dr. Zeeman’s Catastrophe Machine by Martin Figura

Wednesday 20th June

Tilt and Partners present a new one-person show written and performed by Martin Figura Doctor Zeeman’s Catastrophe MachineWhat can be retrieved from …

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Guided Walking Tour of Norwich

Thursday 21st June

Norwich - A City of Centuries The ancient settlement of Northwic was first recorded in Saxon times. Over a thousand years later the City has survived Norman …

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Butterfly Treasure Hunt

Thursday 21st June

How many butterflies can you find? A fun trail around Norwich to support The Benjamin Foundation, finishing with a gourmet BBQ in the beautiful Rooftop …

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PONY UP presents Sink Ya Teeth

Thursday 21st June

Join Norwich based electronic duo Sink Ya Teeth to celebrate the release of their self-titled debut album, out 1st June. Maria Uzor and Gemma Cullingford …

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Guided Walking Tour

Friday 22nd June

The Cathedral Close is one of the largest and probably the loveliest in England. In the shadows of the Cathedral spire, graceful buildings cluster around green …

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Sainsbury Centre: Artist-led tours of the building

Friday 22nd June

See the Sainsbury Centre with fresh eyes with this series of artist-led explorations of the building. On Friday 1 June James Epps leads a tour of the Sainsbury …

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The Evolution of Man

Friday 22nd June

Following the success of their sell out show “ODYSSEY” in 2017, Legacy Dance Company UK are delighted to be returning to Norwich Playhouse for 2 nights to …

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Finn Doherty

Friday 22nd June

Finn Doherty is an 18 year old, alternative solo artist.Nearly 18 months after the release of his debut, Heritage & Parenting, Finn will be launching his …

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Derren Brown: Underground

Tuesday 19th June - Saturday 23rd June

Direct from the West End, the multi-award winning master of mind-control and psychological illusion returns to amaze, astonish and enthral audiences with his …

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Postcards for Peace Exhibition

Tuesday 12th June - Saturday 23rd June

Exhibition of weaving, glass, mosaics, ceramics and photography by refugees and asylum

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A Month of Sundays at Sewell Barn Theatre

Thursday 14th June - Saturday 23rd June

This play by Bob Larbey (‘The Good Life’) provides witty yet perceptive insights on the timeless themes of awkward family relationships, dependable …

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Guided Walking Tour of Norwich

Saturday 23rd June

Join our knowledgeable guide for the City of Centuries walking tour. The ancient settlement of Northwic was first recorded in Saxon times. Over a thousand …

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St Benet's Abbey Boat Trip and Tour

Saturday 23rd June

Boat trip from Fairhaven Garden to St Benet's Abbey with a 45 minute guided tour of the abbey. (Please note this trip is not suitable for wheelchair users due …

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Amazona's 10th Birthday Celebration

Saturday 23rd June

It'sss going to be Braziliant!A day filled with exciting activities including crafts, face painting and competitions!Admission: Adult £11.50, Child (4-16 …

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Twist

Saturday 23rd June

Presented with echoes of Pulp Fiction, Twist is edgy, slick, stylish and cool. Tarantino meets British farce in the comedy thriller that will have you …

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Academy of St Thomas Midsummer Concert

Saturday 23rd June

Mozart Violin Concerto on A MajorHaydn Symphony No 22Bartok Rumanian Folk DancesJacob Overture for StringsClio Gould Violin/DirectorTickets £17, £14,

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Africa by Night

Saturday 23rd June

This once-a-year evening event includes a feast of entertainment, raising funds for wildlife conservation.*Free entry to Annual and 2 Year Pass

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Fleetwood Bac

Saturday 23rd June

FLEETWOOD BAC are the world’s first and best Fleetwood Mac Tribute Band, endorsed by Mick Fleetwood himself, the only Mac tribute to authentically replicate …

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Soul Heaven

Saturday 23rd June - Sunday 24th June

We continue our residency at OPEN Norwich with another line-up of UK House & Disco royalty guaranteed to get your groove on! Soul heaven continues to be at …

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Diss Cyclathon 2018

Sunday 24th June

Returning for its third year, the Diss Cyclathon and Nine Town Sportive are back!From the 5, 10 and 15 mile family friendly routes to the 25, 50 and 100 mile …

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Chris Ramsey: (The Just Happy To Get Out Of The House Tour)

Sunday 24th June

Plus support from Carl Hutchinson.Critically acclaimed and award-winning stand up comedian, host of his own TV entertainment show and Stand Up show on Comedy …

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Rhythm of the Dance

Sunday 24th June

This stunning Irish spectacular is a fully live show that celebrates Irish culture through music and dance, featuring world champion dancers, a traditional …

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Live Music at The Rooftop - Grant Ley

Sunday 24th June

Originally from Nottingham, UK, Grant has always surrounded himself with music. However, he only first picked up a guitar in 2011, playing his first live show …

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Open-air Concert – Lionel Richie

Sunday 24th June

International superstar Lionel Richie will return to the UK in 2018, with his ‘All The Hits’ tour at Holkham Hall on Sunday 24th June. Very special guest, …

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Little Tots Creative Play: Lights and Boxes

Monday 25th June

Explore a world full of lights, boxes and other magical surprises. What will you discover together?A playful workshop that will transport you into a magical …

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Norwich Guided Walking Tour

Monday 25th June

The ancient settlement of Northwic was first recorded in Saxon times. Over a thousand years later the City has survived Norman invasion, rebellion, plague, …

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Explore with the Experts – Game and Conservation

Tuesday 26th June

11am & 12noonDiscover more about gamekeeping and conservation with Holkham’s Head Keeper on this special interest tractor trailer tour. Learn about the …

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Guided Walking Tour

Tuesday 26th June

Norwich - City of Centuries  The ancient settlement of 'Northwic' was first recorded in Saxon times. Over a thousand years later the City has survived Norman …

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Norwich Castle Tuesday Talk: The World in a Painting: introducing The Paston Treasure

Tuesday 26th June

Attend a talk with Dr Francesca Vanke, Keeper of Art, as she introduces the magnificent painting The Paston TreasureBooking not required. Talk included in …

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Hidden Passages and Servants’ Stairs: Behind the Scenes Tours of Holkham Hall

Wednesday 27th June

Behind the grand state rooms that the public normally see, hidden from view, lie a labyrinth of corridors and stairways. Servants could come and go throughout …

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Evening Cruise to St Benet's Abbey

Wednesday 27th June

Evening cruise along the River Bure to view St Benet's Abbey, returning for a warming hot chocolate in the tearoom.  Includes garden entry from 10am.Book in …

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Champagne Dinner

Thursday 28th June

Throughout 2018 Bishop’s Restaurant will be holding themed evenings from countries around the World. The menu for each evening will consist of specially …

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Reserve Ramble

Thursday 28th June

Lady Anne's DriveJoin one of our Wardens on a guided walk around the Holkham National Nature Reserve, the rich variety of wildlife at Holkham NNR means that …

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Guided Walking Tour of Norwich

Thursday 28th June

The ancient settlement of Northwic was first recorded in Saxon times. Over  thousand years later the City has survived Norman invasion, rebellion, plague, …

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Walled Garden Ramble

Thursday 28th June

Join one of our gardeners for a guided walk to explore the seen and unseen areas of the 6 acre walled garden. A great chance to find out more about what the …

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Royal Drawing School Young Artists Exhibition at Norwich Cathedral

Tuesday 19th June - Thursday 28th June

A selection of drawings from the Royal Drawing School’s Young Artists programme for 10 to 18 year olds. Featuring work from the Norwich Drawing Club which is …

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Royal Norfolk Show

Wednesday 27th June - Thursday 28th June

The Royal Norfolk Show is the county’s biggest event of the year. It attracts tens of thousands of visitors from all over the UK. It’s a time to see …

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Guided Walking Tour

Friday 29th June

Past the old warehouses and docks of a bygone age, the River Wensum meanders its way through some of the loveliest scenery in Norwich. Our Tales of the …

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Last Friday: Art for Lunch: Bone and Ivory

Friday 29th June

Join one of our guides for an informative talk on an artist, object or aspect of the Robert and Lisa Sainsbury Collection.Small, exquisite objects require …

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County Lines

Friday 29th June

A play aimed at raising awareness around the Criminal Exploitation Children and Young

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Tim Key: Megadate

Friday 29th June

A brand new 70 minutes, blending poeticals, talking, standing, spotlights, cables, Kronenburg, foot-stamping and old school wistfulness.Edinburgh Comedy Award …

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The Luna Cinema - Pretty Woman

Friday 29th June

Back for Summer 2018, The Luna Cinema will once again transform the beautiful grounds of the walled garden into the ultimate setting for two nights of classic …

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Open Air Cinema – Pretty Woman

Friday 29th June

Pretty Woman, walking down the street…Join us Friday night and watch the romance unfold for an unlikely duo. Will love conquer all as the pair try and bridge …

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Guided Walking Tour

Saturday 30th June

The ancient settlement of 'Northwic' was first recorded in Saxon times. Over a thousand years later the City has survived Norman invasion, rebellion, plague, …

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St Benet's Abbey Boat Trip and Tour

Saturday 30th June

Boat trip from Fairhaven Garden to St Benet's Abbey with a 45 minute guided tour of the abbey. (Please note this trip is not suitable for wheelchair users due …

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Dinos at Night

Saturday 30th June

Once a year Roarr! Dinosaur Adventure opens its gates in the evening to allow guests to come and experience the adventure and excitement through to dusk.  …

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Move Your Body

Saturday 30th June

Award Winning Lowestoft based dance school are back at Norwich Playhouse with another exhilarating show.Showcasing all our students hard work throughout the …

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Pizza and Prosecco Festival

Saturday 30th June

Welcome to the Pizza & Prosecco FestivalThe ultimate food pair party is coming to your city after a sold out 2017 tour across the UK.  Get your slice of …

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The Luna Cinema - Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone

Saturday 30th June

Back for Summer 2018, The Luna Cinema will once again transform the beautiful grounds of the walled garden into the ultimate setting for two nights of classic …

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Open Air Cinema – Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone

Saturday 30th June

All aboard the Hogwarts Express as we join Harry, Ron and Hermione in their very first year at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. Will they find the …

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Wymondham Music Festival

Friday 22nd June - Sunday 1st July

Wymondham Music Festival is two weeks of music making for all ages in a beautiful historic Norfolk market town just 10 miles from Norwich. Crossing all genres …

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Summer Concert – Norwich Clarinet Quartet

Sunday 1st July

Norwich Clarinet Quartet perform light classics, spicy ‘salon’ and ‘café’ music, bandstand pops, jazz standards and  contemporary original  music …

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South Norfolk on Show

Sunday 1st July

Don’t miss our spectacular event here at South Norfolk House. From stalls and activities, to stage performances and a bouncy castle, we have something for …

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Sunday Studio

Sunday 25th March - Sunday 1st July

Sundays: 25 March, 6 May, 3 June, 1 JulyFor Sunday Studio we invite families to join an artist who offers us a new technique or an interesting combination of …

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Sunday afternoon riverside walk and cafe

Sunday 1st July

Holiday makers and locals are invited to discover a scenic riverside walk just 6 miles south east of Norwich and to enjoy quality tea or coffee and cakes in a …

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Jazz Picnic at The Plantation Garden

Sunday 1st July

Join us for an evening of music & fun withThe He-Hews “Sophisticated silliness from flapper to disco with a New Orleans twist”Bring your own picnic, …

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Little Tots Puppet Making: Bugs and Mini Beasts

Monday 2nd July

Our favourite creepy crawlies are coming out to play! Make a lovely lady bird or a crawling caterpillar.Led by our expert workshop team these sessions give …

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Home Education Workshop: Once Upon a Time

Monday 2nd July

We’ll be looking at characters from classic stories - fairy tales, legends and myths.Term-time sessions for children in Alternative or Home Education to make …

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Guided Walking Tours

Monday 2nd July

The ancient settlement of 'Northwic' was first recorded in Saxon times. Over a thousand years later the City has endured and survived Norman invasion, …

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Walking Women

Tuesday 3rd July

Do you love walking but don’t like to venture too far alone? Would you like to be sociable while enjoying the spectacular Holkham Estate? If so, come and …

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Norwich Castle Tuesday Talk: Refuge, Royalty and Ruin: the nine seventeenth century Paston properties in Norfolk

Tuesday 3rd July

Attend a talk with Dr Rob Knee, Chairman, Paston Heritage Society.Booking not required. Talk included in

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Guided Walking Tours of Norwich

Tuesday 3rd July

The ancient settlement of Northwic was first recorded in Saxon times. Over a thousand years later the City has survived Norman invasion, rebellion, plague, …

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Guided Walking Tour of Norwich

Tuesday 3rd July

Once one of the most populous and congested areas of Norwich, flood, fire and plague have left a fascinating hotpotch of heritage from medieval times to the …

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Guided Walking Tours of Norwich

Wednesday 4th July

Norwich - City of Centuries The ancient settlement of 'Northwic' was first recorded in Saxon times. Over a thousand years later the City has survived Norman …

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Evening Canoe Paddle

Wednesday 4th July

Bring a picnic and enjoy a gentle summer evening paddle along Broadland waterways with Free Spirit Canoe Tours. Small groups. No experience necessary. All …

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Gin Tasting Experience

Wednesday 4th July

Join Jarrolds for an evening of summery gin delights.Everybody loves a sip of gin or two, and with this gin tasting experience, you’ll learn all about this …

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Guided Walking Tours of Norwich

Thursday 5th July

The ancient settlement of 'Northwic' was first recorded in Saxon times. Over a thousand years later the City has survived Norman invasion, rebellion, plague, …

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Love Music Live

Thursday 5th July

IEM in partnership with Norfolk Music Hub present an evening of live performances from your local Norfolk secondary schools that have been involved in the IEM …

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Who, Me.

Thursday 5th July

Doctor Who is about to face his greatest challenge: his number one fan.Rob Lloyd (BBC America's Doctor Who: Earth Conquest) is putting the Doctor on trial.Not …

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The Weird and Wacky Plants Project by Mr Plant Geek

Thursday 5th July

To welcome our new friends The Plant Den to the store, we are holding an exciting evening for all you green fingers out there!For over 20 years, Michael …

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Walk on the Wild Side with Wildlife Warden Trevor 'Tabs' Taberham

Friday 6th July

Take a walk on the wild side  with Tabs, our Wildlife Warden and get inside knowledge of what makes the woodland garden such a unique environment with diverse …

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Tales from the Paston Letters - Guided Walking Tour

Friday 6th July

2018 is the 600th anniversary of the first Paston letter.  Tales from the Paston Letters includes Norwich during the Wars of the Roses and gives an insight …

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The Sainsbury Centre speaks

Friday 6th April - Friday 6th July

As part of our 40th anniversary celebrations, we are hosting a series of talks given by members of Sainsbury Centre staff, about a favourite artwork, or a …

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Guided Walking Tour of Norwich

Friday 6th July

The ancient settlement of 'Northwic' was first recorded in Saxon times. Over a thousand years later the City has survived Norman invasion, rebellion, plague, …

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Elephant Parade, Funfair and Festival Bar

Friday 6th July

Celebrating Circus 250 and opening this year’s Lord Mayor’s Celebrations, five life-sized elephant puppets parade from Gaol Hill to the Circus Big Top in …

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Guided Walking Tour of Norwich

Saturday 7th July

The ancient settlement of 'Northwic' was first recorded in Saxon times. Over a thousand years later the City has survived Norman invasion, rebellion, plague, …

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Game, Set & Match

Saturday 7th July

Come celebrate the start of Wimbledon with selection of Artisan finger sandwiches with tennis themed desserts.Taking place in the grandeur of our former Bank …

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Norwich Castle: Workshops for Adults – Castle Writers

Saturday 7th July

Join our experienced author Amanda Addison in an informal and supportive class. Suitable for beginners or improvers.  Tickets: Adult £8, Concession £7.50, …

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St Benet's Abbey Boat Trip and Tour

Saturday 7th July

Boat trip from Fairhaven Garden to St Benet's Abbey with a 45 minute guided tour of the abbey. (Please note this trip is not suitable for wheelchair users due …

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NNF18: Nathan Coley

Tuesday 15th May - Saturday 7th July

Nathan ColeyTuesday 15 May – Saturday 7 July 2018Open Tuesday to Saturday, 12 noon to 5pm. East Gallery, Norwich University of the Arts and a church venue …

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Lord Mayors Procession

Saturday 7th July

The circus is coming to town! A cacophony of all things circus, including five life sized elephant puppets, billowing flags, clowns, jugglers, dancers and …

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Chapelfield Gardens: Live Music, Funfair and Festival Bar

Saturday 7th July

Up the tempo with some of the best festival sounds in the region on the Maui Waui Stage in the Big Top. BBC Music Introducing present up and coming bands on …

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Shrek The Musical

Tuesday 26th June - Sunday 8th July

Join Shrek, (Steffan Harri) and his loyal steed Donkey as they set off on a quest to rescue the beautiful Princess Fiona (Amelia Lily) from her tower, guarded …

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What the Ladybird Heard

Tuesday 3rd July - Sunday 8th July

Two crafty robbers, one tiny ladybird, and a whole farmyard of fun!Hefty Hugh and Lanky Len have a cunning plan to steal the farmer's fine prize cow. But they …

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Gin Festival Norwich 2018

Friday 6th July - Sunday 8th July

The UK's first, biggest and best gin festival is making a visit to Norwich and we're bringing an enormous variety of different gins with us! As well as the …

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Lord Mayors Celebration with a Circus 250 theme "The Circus Comes to Town"

Friday 6th July - Sunday 8th July

The weekend of the Lord Mayor’s Celebrations is always huge fun, however for 2018 there is an added circus element. Norwich has a significant circus heritage …

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Summer Concert – The Seldom Scene

Sunday 8th July

The Seldom Scene playing music from the fifties to the noughties.Free concert in the tearoom picnic

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Norwich Puppet Theatre in the Bishop's Garden

Sunday 8th July

Join Norwich Puppet Theatre for a special day in the beautiful setting of the Bishop's Garden, Norwich. Enjoy showings of Like a Tree and join in the puppet …

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Norfolk County Youth Orchestra

Sunday 8th July

Norfolk County Youth Orchestra (NCYO) present their final performance for the 2017-18 season, in which some players will be taking centre stage as soloists in …

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Guided Walking Tours of Norwich

Monday 9th July

The ancient settlement of 'Northwic' was first recorded in Saxon times. Over a thousand years later the City has survived Norman invasion, rebellion, plague, …

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Norwich Castle Tuesday Talk: The Paston Treasure and the Dutch Connection

Tuesday 10th July

Attend a talk with Dr Andrew Moore, Guest Curator.Booking not required. Talk included in

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Guided Walking Tours of Norwich

Tuesday 10th July

The ancient settlement of 'Northwic' was first recorded in Saxon times. Over a thousand years later the City has survived Norman invasion, rebellion, plague, …

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Guided Walking Tour of Norwich

Tuesday 10th July

Past the old warehouses and docks of a bygone industrial age, the River Wensum meanders its way through some of the loveliest scenery in Norwich. Tales of the …

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Hidden Passages and Servants’ Stairs: Behind the Scenes Tours of Holkham Hall

Wednesday 11th July

Behind the grand state rooms that the public normally see, hidden from view, lie a labyrinth of corridors and stairways. Servants could come and go throughout …

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Guided Walking Tours

Wednesday 11th July

Norwich - City of Centuries The ancient settlement of 'Northwic' was first recorded in Saxon times. Over a thousand years later the City has survived Norman …

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Evening Canoe Paddle

Wednesday 11th July

Bring a picnic and enjoy a gentle summer evening paddle along Broadland waterways with Free Spirit Canoe Tours. Small groups. No experience necessary. All …

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Norwich Castle: The Paston Treasure Exhibition Tours

Thursday 12th July

Join Dr Francesca Vanke, Keeper of Art, for an informative tour of our new exhibition ‘The Paston Treasure: Riches and Rarities of the Known World’The tour …

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Guided Walking Tour

Thursday 12th July

The ancient settlement of 'Northwic' was first recorded in Saxon times. Over a thousand years later the City has survived Norman invasion, rebellion, plague, …

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Fauna

Thursday 12th July

Multi-award winning show that has thrilled audiences around the world as five international performers balance, tumble, jump and fly. Transforming their bodies …

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Guided Walking Tour of Norwich

Friday 13th July

Tales of the Riverside Past the old warehouses and docks of a bygone industrial age, the River Wensum meanders its way through some of the loveliest scenery …

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Treasured Manuscripts – A Closer Look

Friday 13th July

The Story of Book ProductionUsing volumes collected by Thomas Coke, you will explore the history of book production from early manuscripts to the first …

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Guided Walking Tour of Norwich

Friday 13th July

The ancient settlement of 'Northwic' was first recorded in Saxon times. Over a thousand years later the City has survived Norman invasion, rebellion, plague, …

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The Hogwallops – Lost in Translation Circus

Friday 13th July

Norwich’s very own ‘good old fashioned contemporary circus’ troupe have toured the Hogwallops around Europe and the UK. Now this colourful, loud and …

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Circus Cabaret Lates

Friday 13th July

A late night superior spectacular of showmanship, circus, variety, humour and music with renowned and celebrated performers from around the world.Adult £12, …

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Shakespeare Festival 2018

Friday 13th July - Saturday 14th July

The UK’s premier all male theatre company, The Lord Chamberlain’s Men, return to Norwich Cathedral to perform Shakespeare’s spellbinding …

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Yoga Day at Barnham Broom - July 2018

Saturday 14th July

Yoga day experience with Jacqui Sutton: Light lunch and refreshments provided.A complete Yoga practice to release stress, enhance flexibility, improve …

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Some Mothers Do 'Ave 'Em

Tuesday 10th July - Saturday 14th July

Hilarious mishaps and DIY disasters are bringing the house down, quite literally, as Some Mothers Do ‘Ave ‘Em hits the road with Joe Pasquale (New …

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Elly Griffiths Book and Signing

Saturday 14th July

After the success of Elly Griffiths' last visit to the store, Jarrold are pleased to be welcoming her back for a signing of the paperback version of The Dark …

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Outdoor Circus Fun

Saturday 14th July

Outdoor Circus Fun with drop-in workshops and circus skills instruction for all

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The Hogwallops – Lost in Translation Circus

Saturday 14th July

Norwich’s very own ‘good old fashioned contemporary circus’ troupe have toured the Hogwallops around Europe and the UK. Now this colourful, loud and very …

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Guided Walks of Norwich

Saturday 14th July

The ancient settlement of 'Northwic' was first recorded in Saxon times. Over a thousand years later the City has survived Norman invasion, rebellion, plague, …

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St Benet's Abbey Boat Trip and Tour

Saturday 14th July

Boat trip from Fairhaven Garden to St Benet's Abbey with a 45 minute guided tour of the abbey. (Please note this trip is not suitable for wheelchair users due …

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Superstructures on the Move: a tour of Cambridge and Suffolk buildings with Alan Powers

Saturday 14th July

Programmed in association with the Twentieth Century Society, architectural historian Alan Powers will lead a tour of Superstructures of the eastern region. …

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Knee Deep – Casus

Saturday 14th July

Now in its 7th wildly successful year, four performers from one of Australia’s leading circus companies explore the boundaries of strength and fragility. …

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Zoo Do - The Big Birthday Bash

Saturday 14th July

This once-a-year evening event includes a feast of entertainment, raising funds for wildlife conservation.Free entry to Annual and 2 Year Pass

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Circus Cabaret Lates

Saturday 14th July

A late night spectacular of showmanship, circus, variety, humour and music with renowned and celebrated performers from around the world.Adult £12, Concession …

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Chapelfield Summer Circus

Wednesday 11th July - Sunday 15th July

Celebrating Circus250 Lost in Translation Circus present a Big Top style tent with a hand-picked selection of international contemporary circus shows, all …

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SIX

Wednesday 11th July - Sunday 15th July

From Tudor queens to pop princesses, the six wives of Henry VIII sing their way out of the history books and into the spotlight.Following an acclaimed sold out …

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NNF18: Damien Hirst at Houghton Hall: Colour Space Paintings and Outdoor Sculptures

Sunday 25th March - Sunday 15th July

Damien Hirst At Houghton HallColour Space Paintings& Outdoor SculpturesSunday 25 March – Sunday 15 July 2018See website for opening hoursHoughton Hall, …

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Outdoor Circus Fun

Sunday 15th July

Outdoor Circus Fun with drop-in workshops and circus skills instruction for all

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Summer Concert – The Classic Dixieland Trio

Sunday 15th July

The Classic Dixieland Trio play a selection of favourites from the golden age of popular music and jazz standards with a Dixieland feel.  Free concert in the …

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The Oak Circus Community Cabaret

Sunday 15th July

The Oak Circus Centre presents a cabaret show featuring their own students and those of partner organisations alongside circus professionals, to demonstrate …

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Guided Walking Tours of Norwich

Monday 16th July

The ancient settlement of 'Northwic' was first recorded in Saxon times. Over a thousand years later the City has survived Norman invasion, rebellion, plague, …

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Wildlife Canoe Trail

Monday 16th July

Uncover the secret of Fairhaven's waterways and get close to our wildlife with this guided exploration of the broad with Free Spirit Canoe Tours.  No …

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Norwich Castle Tuesday Talk: The Mystery of the Musical Instruments: A Puzzle of the Paston Treasure

Tuesday 17th July

Attend a talk with David van Edwards, lute maker, lutenist and historian.Booking not required. Talk included in

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Guided Walking Tours of Norwich

Tuesday 17th July

Explore the atmosphere of some of the many hidden alleys, courts and lanes within our fine medieval city. Passageways through the Past walking tour is a …

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From the Collection

Wednesday 18th April - Wednesday 18th July

As part of our 40th anniversary celebrations, we are launching a series of artist-led workshops in response to the Robert and Lisa Sainsbury Collection. These …

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Guided Walking Tours of Norwich

Wednesday 18th July

The ancient settlement of 'Northwic' was first recorded in Saxon times. Over a thousand years later the City has survived Norman invasion, rebellion, plague. …

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Evening Canoe Paddle

Wednesday 18th July

Bring a picnic and enjoy a gentle summer evening paddle along Broadland waterways with Free Spirit Canoe Tours. Small groups. No experience necessary. All …

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Norwich Medieval Mystery Plays 2018 (Part 1)

Wednesday 18th July

Norwich Medieval Mystery Plays 2018Adapted and directed by Peter BeckJoin us for an art-form which has delighted audiences since medieval times. Each part is …

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Guided Walking Tours of Norwich

Thursday 19th July

The ancient settlement of 'Northwic' was first recorded in Saxon times. Over a thousand years later the City has survived Norman invasion, rebellion, plague. …

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OPEN at the Big Top

Thursday 19th July

Celebrating 250 years of the circus, our young people have come together to create a showcase celebrating the amazement and wonder experienced within the big …

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Mini Studio

Friday 16th March - Friday 20th July

Fridays: 16 March, 20 April, 18 May, 15 June, 20 July At Mini Studio we are led by curiosity, the sense of touch, and our desire to follow what happens when …

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Guided Walking Tour of Norwich

Friday 20th July

Norwich was once home to over 700 pubs, taverns and alehouses. This tour will take you around some of them, exploring their names and origins, the people who …

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Guided Walking Tour of Norwich

Friday 20th July

The ancient settlement of 'Northwic' was first recorded in Saxon times. Over a thousand years later the City has survived Norman invasion, rebellion, plague. …

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Thornyclod’s Crafty Kitchen

Monday 4th June - Friday 20th July

The Thornyclod Spider is cooking up a storm in BeWILDerwood!It’s the perfect time of year to run wild in the woods! Can you solve the Muddle Maze and find …

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Fiddler on the Roof

Friday 20th July

The story centres on Tevye, the dairyman, a father who, like the other fathers in the small village of Anatevka, has raised his children to uphold the Jewish …

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Little Mix - The Summer Hits Tour 2018

Saturday 21st July

Little Mix will be gracing Earlham Park for one night on their incredible Summer 2018 Tour of the UK!

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Love From A Stranger

Tuesday 17th July - Saturday 21st July

A whirlwind romance with a handsome and charming stranger sweeps Cecily Harrington off her feet and she recklessly abandons her old life to settle in the …

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Story Pot

Saturday 21st April - Saturday 21st July

Saturdays: April 21, 28, May 5, 12, 19, 26, June 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, July 7, 14, 21Free gallery storytelling session for familiesCome and cook up a story in the …

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Guided Walking Tours of Norwich

Saturday 21st July

The ancient settlement of 'Northwic' was first recorded in Saxon times. Over a thousand years later the City has survived Norman invasion, rebellion, plague. …

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Guided Walking Tours of Norwich

Saturday 21st July

The ancient settlement of 'Northwic' was first recorded in Saxon times. Over a thousand years later the City has survived Norman invasion, rebellion, plague. …

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St Benet's Abbey Boat Trip and Tour

Saturday 21st July

Boat trip from Fairhaven Garden to St Benet's Abbey with a 45 minute guided tour of the abbey. (Please note this trip is not suitable for wheelchair users due …

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Norwich Medieval Mystery Plays 2018 (Part 2)

Saturday 21st July

Norwich Medieval Mystery Plays 2018Adapted and directed by Peter BeckJoin us for an art-form which has delighted audiences since medieval times. Each part is …

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The Pantaloons' As You Like It

Saturday 21st July

The critically-acclaimed Pantaloons present their innovative and hilarious open-air version of Shakespeare’s timeless comedy, with folky, foot-stomping live …

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The Wedding Present

Saturday 21st July

The Wedding Present have had eighteen UK Top 40 hit singles… not bad for a band that has, from its inception, stubbornly refused to play the record …

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Summer Concert – Hellesdon and Sprowston Brass Band

Sunday 22nd July

Hellesdon and Sprowston Brass Band.  Free concert in the tearoom picnic

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We’re Going on a Minibeast Hunt!

Saturday 21st July - Sunday 22nd July

Summer has officially started and Africa Alive! are celebrating with a weekend of beautiful butterflies, dazzling dragonflies and marvellous

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Norwich Castle Tuesday Talk: rethinking the African Presence in the Paston Treasure

Tuesday 24th July

Attend a talk with Dr Esther Chadwick, Monument Trust Print Curator, British Museum.Booking not required. Talk included in

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Guided Walking Tours of Norwich

Tuesday 24th July

The ancient settlement of 'Northwic' was first recorded in Saxon times. Over a thousand years later the City has survived Norman invasion, rebellion, plague. …

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OUT140: The Play

Tuesday 24th July

Part of Creative Pride 18, celebrating the 10th anniversary of Norwich Pride Could you tell your coming out story in 140 characters or less? Hundreds of …

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Wild Wednesday

Wednesday 25th July

Family event, wild and crafty fun in the garden.Included in garden entry price, adult £6.85, concessions £6.60, children £3.95 and free to Fairhaven members …

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Guided Walking Tours of Norwich

Wednesday 25th July

The ancient settlement of 'Northwic' was first recorded in Saxon times. Over a thousand years later the City has survived Norman invasion, rebellion, plague. …

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Evening Canoe Paddle

Wednesday 25th July

Bring a picnic and enjoy a gentle summer evening paddle along Broadland waterways with Free Spirit Canoe Tours. Small groups. No experience necessary. All …

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Evening Cruise to St Benet's Abbey

Wednesday 25th July

Evening cruise along the River Bure to view St Benet's Abbey, returning for a warming hot chocolate in the tearoom.  Includes garden entry from 10am.Book in …

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You've Changed

Wednesday 25th July - Thursday 26th July

Part of Creative Pride 18, celebrating the 10th anniversary of Norwich PrideYou’ve Changed, Kate O’Donnell It’s fourteen years since Kate transitioned …

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Reserve Ramble

Thursday 26th July

Wells, Beach RoadJoin one of our Wardens on a guided walk around the Holkham National Nature Reserve, the rich variety of wildlife at Holkham NNR means that …

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Skills Workshop: Sewing

Thursday 26th July

In this workshop, artist Becca Barry will be teaching techniques for hand-sewing. Don’t worry if you are new to hand-sewing, this is an opportunity to learn …

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Norwich Castle: The Paston Treasure Exhibition Tours

Thursday 26th July

Join Dr Francesca Vanke, Keeper of Art, for an informative tour of our new exhibition ‘The Paston Treasure: Riches and Rarities of the Known World’The tour …

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Guided Walking Tour of Norwich

Thursday 26th July

The ancient settlement of 'Northwic' was first recorded in Saxon times. Over a thousand years later the City has survived Norman invasion, rebellion, plague. …

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Wildlife Canoe Trail

Thursday 26th July

Uncover the secret of Fairhaven's waterways and get close to our wildlife with this guided exploration of the broad with Free Spirit Canoe Tours.  No …

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Norwich Castle: Workshops for Adults – Castle Writers Masterclass

Thursday 26th July

Join our experienced author Amanda Addison as you take The Paston Treasure as an inspirational writing tool. The day includes supportive critique, set …

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Free tours of historic Britons Arms Coffee House

Friday 27th July

Norfolk Day 2018 EventTwo tours of the historic Britons Arms Coffee House will take place on Norfolk Day. Choose between 10.30am and 3.00pm. Tours can take up …

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Free Backstage Walking Tour at Norwich Theatre Royal

Friday 27th July

Norfolk Day 2018 EventStand in the spotlight of East Anglia’s premier performance venue and experience first-hand the set, stage and the sights and sounds of …

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Norfolk Day and Edmund Paston's Tombland Tales

Friday 27th July

Norfolk Day 2018 EventCharity Coffee morning and costumed talk – “EDMUND PASTON'S TOMBLAND TALES”.To celebrate Norfolk Day and the Paston Footprints 600, …

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Guided Walking Tour of Norwich

Friday 27th July

The Cathedral Close is one of the largest and certainly the loveliest in England. In the shadows of the Cathedral, its graceful old buildings cluster around …

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Skills: Pop-up Characters

Friday 27th July

Explore simple paper sculpting with artist Roberta Wood. Learn various cutting and folding techniques to make your own moving pop-up character.Art Skills is a …

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Last Friday: Art for Lunch: Oceans Apart

Friday 27th July

Join one of our guides for an informative talk on an artist, object or aspect of the Robert and Lisa Sainsbury Collection.This talk will explore contrasting …

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Norwich Castle: The Paston Puzzle

Thursday 26th July - Friday 27th July

To coincide with our fabulous new exhibition, ‘The Paston Treasure: Riches and Rarities of the Known World’, we are running interactive investigative drama …

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Thatching Awareness Event

Friday 27th July

Free entry to listen to local thatcher, Nick Walker, talk through the thatching of medieval churches.The Churches Conservation Trust own two thatched churches …

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Norfolk Day at Holkham Hall

Friday 27th July

Come along to help us celebrate the inaugural Norfolk Day, a chance for you to show your love for this county and celebrate with some traditional games and …

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I Spy Friday

Friday 27th July

Family event, I spy in the woods, following the clues to lead you to hidden treasure.Included in garden entry price, adult £6.85, concessions £6.60, children …

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Norfolk Day City Sightseeing Tour - FULLY BOOKED

Friday 27th July

Norfolk Day 2018 EventWhat better way to celebrate Norfolk Day than with an open-top double decker bus tour around Norwich city centre with historical …

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Triorca Orchestra

Friday 27th July

Norfolk Day 2018 EventTriorca international youth orchestra is made up of the most talented young musicians from Norfolk, England; Vojvodina, Serbia and …

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La Voix: Hello La Voix!

Friday 27th July

Part of Creative Pride 18, celebrating the 10th anniversary of Norwich PrideLa Voix is the larger than life Star from Absolutely Fabulous The Movie, …

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Stephen Bailey

Friday 27th July

Part of Creative Pride 18, celebrating the 10th anniversary of Norwich PrideMeet your new potty-mouthed best friend, who supported Katherine Ryan and Jenny …

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Theatre Crafts and Tales

Saturday 28th July

An opportunity for families to join these celebrations through theatre crafts and storytelling. Join us for a riot of rainbow-related craft activities. Make …

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Family Art Day

Saturday 28th July

To celebrate the 40th anniversary of the Sainsbury Centre, we are holding a day of family activities in and around the building. These will include creative …

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Guided Walking Tours of Norwich

Saturday 28th July

The ancient settlement of 'Northwic' was first recorded in Saxon times. Over a thousand years later the City has survived Norman invasion, rebellion, plague. …

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Norwich Castle: Science Shorts

Saturday 28th July

Join us for some exciting Science Shorts every Saturday throughout the summer holidays.To tie in with our fun summer holiday activities, Science Shorts are …

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St Benet's Abbey Boat Trip and Tour

Saturday 28th July

Boat trip from Fairhaven Garden to St Benet's Abbey with a 45 minute guided tour of the abbey. (Please note this trip is not suitable for wheelchair users due …

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Flanders and Swann

Saturday 28th July

Having delighted audiences across the globe for the past decade, the Rolls Royce of Flanders and Swann shows returns!Join multi award-winning comedian Tim …

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Damien Hirst's Hymn at the NUA

Monday 26th March - Sunday 29th July

 Damien Hirst’s monumental anatomical sculpture, Hymn (1999–2005), will be shown at Norwich University of the Arts (NUA) from March 26th to July 29th.The …

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My First Circus: The Circus Child

Thursday 26th July - Sunday 29th July

Jack and Jess wander around the old disused circus that they grew up in. The smells of greasepaint and sawdust fill the air, magically they journey back to …

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The Norwich Soul Train

Saturday 28th July - Sunday 29th July

A night train taking you on an uplifting journey filled with Funk, Soul, Disco and Motown classics, leading you along the tracks and grooves with those licks …

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Summer Concert – The Busketeers of Sheringham

Sunday 29th July

The Busketeers of Sheringham, a 7 piece band performing to raise money for the charity East Anglian Air Ambulance featuring a variety of popular music from the …

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Norwich Vegans Summer Festival 2018

Sunday 29th July

After the huge successes of the first three Christmas Markets and a very successful first Summer Fayre, the Norwich Vegans 2nd Annual Summer Fayre …

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Preloved Vintage Kilo

Sunday 29th July

Brought to you by Preloved Vintage Wholesale. Come straight to the wholesaler for bargain prices!6 Tonnes of Preloved retro and vintage clothing at £15 per …

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International Tiger Day

Sunday 29th July

Join us for a day of ‘ferocious fun’ for our annual tiger

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Guided Walking Tours of Norwich

Monday 30th July

The ancient settlement of 'Northwic' was first recorded in Saxon times. Over a thousand years later the City has survived Norman invasion, rebellion, plague. …

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Interactive Art Display by David Shenton

Sunday 1st July - Tuesday 31st July

Local artist and cartoonist, David Shenton, has been published in national journals and British newspapers for over forty years. His style is humorous, fun and …

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Guided Walking Tours of Norwich

Tuesday 31st July

The ancient settlement of 'Northwic' was first recorded in Saxon times. Over a thousand years later the City has survived Norman invasion, rebellion, plague. …

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Summer MagiMation

Monday 30th July - Tuesday 31st July

Are you interested in film or animation? Do you like making plasticine models or drawing cartoons? Then our MagiMation workshops are for you!Led by filmmaker …

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Norwich Castle: Sound Scramble

Monday 30th July - Tuesday 31st July

To coincide with our fabulous new exhibition, ‘The Paston Treasure: Riches and Rarities of the Known World’, this fun activity will see if you can match …

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Norwich Castle: The Paston Puzzle

Monday 30th July - Tuesday 31st July

To coincide with our fabulous new exhibition, ‘The Paston Treasure: Riches and Rarities of the Known World’, we are running interactive investigative drama …

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Scavenger Hunt

Tuesday 31st July

Family event, scavenger hunting in the woods. Fit as many tiny objects as you can into a small container. Included in garden entry price, adult £6.85, …

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Field to Fork Tractor Trailer Tour

Wednesday 25th July - Wednesday 1st August

11am, 12noon, 1.30pm, 2.30pm, 3.30pmFarming without having to put your wellies on! Families, hop aboard a fascinating tractor trailer tour after a visit to …

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Puppet Making Workshop: Robots

Wednesday 1st August

Buttons, gadgets, aerials and more. Make a metallic mate from the future!Inspired by the puppets used in the Theatre’s performances, these workshops give …

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Family Workshop: Jumble Puppets

Wednesday 1st August

Mounds and mounds of materials for you to mix up and create your own new and exciting characters together. A fun-packed workshop where children, mums, dads, …

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Guided Walking Tours of Norwich

Wednesday 1st August

The ancient settlement of 'Northwic' was first recorded in Saxon times. Over a thousand years later the City has survived Norman invasion, rebellion, plague. …

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Norwich Castle: Treasure!

Wednesday 25th July - Wednesday 1st August

Summer Holiday fun!A treasure trove of crafts and activities throughout the summer holidays – find out about The Thomas Browne Connection, travel Around the …

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Puppet Making Workshop: Heroes and Villains

Thursday 2nd August

Inspired by characters from comic books and films, create your very own superhero on a mission to save earth. Or perhaps you'd rather make a villain, on a …

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Relaxed Family Workshop: Furry Friends

Thursday 2nd August

This workshop is all about texture! We’ll have lots of furry, slippery and velvety fabrics for you to make with. A fun-packed workshop where children, mums, …

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Guided Walking Tours of Norwich

Thursday 2nd August

The ancient settlement of 'Northwic' was first recorded in Saxon times. Over a thousand years later the City has survived Norman invasion, rebellion, plague. …

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Carnivore Grill Night

Thursday 2nd August

Calling all carnivores!Watch a butchery demonstration by the master butchers of Coxfords of Aylsham, followed by a platter of barbequed and roast & cured …

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Puppet Making Workshop: Unicorns

Friday 3rd August

Beautiful creatures with silvery manes and magical powers... Who doesn't like unicorns?Inspired by the puppets used in the Theatre’s performances, these …

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Guided Walking Tour of Norwich

Friday 3rd August

Norwich is a City of Literature and famous for many local writers over the years.Words and wanderings walking tour will uncover their stories and the places …

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Guided Walking Tour of Norwich

Friday 3rd August

The ancient settlement of 'Northwic' was first recorded in Saxon times. Over a thousand years later the City has survived Norman invasion, rebellion, plague. …

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Family Day: Trolls!

Saturday 4th August

See Garlic Theatre’s yucky troll in action in The Three Billy Goats Gruff, then create your own hairy beasties to terrorise unsuspecting passers-by!In the …

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The Three Billy Goats Gruff

Saturday 4th August

This is the simple story of three hungry goats and a grumpy old troll, told with a gentle ecological message.  Watch out for the dance of the goats, the …

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Guided Walking Tour of Norwich

Saturday 4th August

The ancient settlement of 'Northwic' was first recorded in Saxon times. Over a thousand years later the City has survived Norman invasion, rebellion, plague. …

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Norwich Castle: Science Shorts

Saturday 4th August

Join us for some exciting Science Shorts every Saturday throughout the summer holidays.To tie in with our fun summer holiday activities, Science Shorts are …

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The Floyd Effect

Saturday 4th August

The music of Pink Floyd as it was meant to be heardThe Floyd Effect is renowned for the remarkable accuracy with which it performs the music of Pink Floyd.All …

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OPEN House #OH5

Saturday 4th August

#OH5 will celebrate the music of 8 great bands from our region across 2 rooms of our former bank and now host to The Open Youth Trust.4 bands in our Club and 4 …

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Free Admission Days at Museum of Norwich and Strangers' Hall

Tuesday 24th July - Sunday 5th August

Courtesy of the Norwich Freemen enjoy free entry to both the Museum of Norwich at the Bridewell and Strangers’ Hall for 2 weeks this summer 2018.Please check …

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Sunday afternoon riverside walk and cafe

Sunday 5th August

Holiday makers and locals are invited to discover a scenic riverside walk just 6 miles south east of Norwich and to enjoy quality tea or coffee and cakes in a …

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Dippy's Birthday Party Week

Monday 30th July - Monday 6th August

Our very own dinosaur Dippy is having a birthday party and everyone is invited!It’s Dippy the Dinosaur’s Birthday and we are having an Hawaiian themed …

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Little Tots Puppet Making: Teddy Bears' Picnic

Monday 6th August

If you go down to the woods today... join us for some wonderful teddy bear fun in the summer holidays! Bring your bear and make them a puppet friend.Led by our …

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Guided Walking Tours of Norwich

Monday 6th August

The ancient settlement of 'Northwic' was first recorded in Saxon times. Over a thousand years later the City has survived Norman invasion, rebellion, plague. …

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Walking Women

Tuesday 7th August

Do you love walking but don’t like to venture too far alone? Would you like to be sociable while enjoying the spectacular Holkham Estate? If so, come and …

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Guided Walking Tours of Norwich

Tuesday 7th August

The ancient settlement of 'Northwic' was first recorded in Saxon times. Over a thousand years later the City has survived Norman invasion, rebellion, plague. …

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Norwich Castle: The Paston Puzzle

Monday 6th August - Tuesday 7th August

To coincide with our fabulous new exhibition, ‘The Paston Treasure: Riches and Rarities of the Known World’, we are running interactive investigative drama …

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Victorian Criminals on Trial

Wednesday 8th August

Visit our historic courtroom and watch a re-enactment of a real life trial from the 1800s performed by Springboard East Theatre Company. Suitable for …

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Norwich Castle: Treasure!

Thursday 2nd August - Thursday 9th August

Summer Holiday fun!A treasure trove of crafts and activities throughout the summer holidays – find out about The Thomas Browne Connection, travel Around the …

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Whole Day Workshops: All at Sea

Tuesday 7th August - Thursday 9th August

These full-day workshops give children the opportunity to make and play with puppets at the Theatre for a whole day. During each themed week we’ll spend a …

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Tales from the Paston Letters - Guided Walking Tour

Friday 10th August

2018 is the 600th anniversary of the first Paston letter.  Tales from the Paston Letters includes Norwich during the Wars of the Roses and gives an insight …

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Beauty and the Beast: The Big Summer Production Performances

Friday 10th August

The culmination for two weeks hard work and a lot of fun. Fifty young people under the guidance of our wonderful creative team to bring the story of Beauty …

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World Lion Day

Friday 10th August

Join us for our ‘roarsome’ annual lion

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Common People Summer Party

Friday 10th August - Saturday 11th August

After the success of two sold-out shows in 2018, the Common People Summer Party returns and will include DJ Flob behind the decks and live music from The …

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Family Day: Pirates!

Saturday 11th August

Ah-har! Jump aboard our puppet pirate ship with The Hunting of the Snark, followed by a workshop where we’ll be making pirate puppets inspired by the quirky …

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The Hunting of the Snark

Saturday 11th August

An eccentric old pirate sails to a strange island with a Barrister, a Baker and a Beaver. They’re hunting for the mysterious Snark - but the Captain’s …

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Norwich Castle: Science Shorts

Saturday 11th August

Join us for some exciting Science Shorts every Saturday throughout the summer holidays.To tie in with our fun summer holiday activities, Science Shorts are …

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Norwich Castle: Sound Scramble

Monday 13th August - Tuesday 14th August

To coincide with our fabulous new exhibition, ‘The Paston Treasure: Riches and Rarities of the Known World’, this fun activity will see if you can match …

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Norwich Castle: The Paston Puzzle

Monday 13th August - Tuesday 14th August

To coincide with our fabulous new exhibition, ‘The Paston Treasure: Riches and Rarities of the Known World’, we are running interactive investigative drama …

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Puppet Making Workshop: Dinosaurs and Dragons

Wednesday 15th August

We're making some scaley beasts in this workshop - will they have big teeth and spikes? Or maybe a long neck and beautiful wings? Create your own fearsome (or …

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Puppet Making Workshop: Ninjas

Thursday 16th August

Ninja's are masters of disguise. Make yourself a stealthy hero with the skills to surprise!Inspired by the puppets used in the Theatre’s performances, these …

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Children's Workshop: Wildlife

Friday 17th August

Snuffly hedgehogs and sneaky foxes, tiny mice and bouncy rabbits. Make an puppet inspired by the British countryside.Inspired by the puppets used in the …

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Norwich Castle: Treasure!

Friday 10th August - Friday 17th August

Summer Holiday fun!A treasure trove of crafts and activities throughout the summer holidays – find out about The Thomas Browne Connection, travel Around the …

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Modern Musical Theatre

Monday 13th August - Friday 17th August

Join us  to discover what it means to be a musical theatre performer in the 21st Century, in this intense but fun week.Musicals have changed and developed …

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Susannah and the Sunflower

Saturday 18th August

Susannah loves flowers but why does nothing grow in her garden! Could it be that she is hopeless at gardening? Is she overrun by snails? or is there a bigger …

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Family Day: Shadow Gardens

Saturday 18th August

A day of shadowy fun, with Ripstop Shadow Theatre’s Susannah and the Sunflower followed by a shadow puppetry workshop, where we will be creating beautiful …

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Norwich Castle: Science Shorts

Saturday 18th August

Join us for some exciting Science Shorts every Saturday throughout the summer holidays.To tie in with our fun summer holiday activities, Science Shorts are …

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Little Tots Creative Play: Dough Island

Monday 20th August

A wonderland in dough! Join us on a squelchy, squishy island made of salt dough, all ready for you to decorate with trees, buildings and maybe even …

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Norwich Castle: Sound Scramble

Monday 20th August

To coincide with our fabulous new exhibition, ‘The Paston Treasure: Riches and Rarities of the Known World’, this fun activity will see if you can match …

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Victorian Criminals on Trial

Wednesday 22nd August

Visit our historic courtroom and watch a re-enactment of a real life trial from the 1800s performed by Springboard East Theatre Company. Suitable for …

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Norwich Castle: Workshops for Adults – Castle Art Masterclass

Wednesday 22nd August

Join our experienced artist Garry Pereira for our Castle Art Masterclass. Referring to objects from the Paston Treasure, learn how to prepare and work oil …

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An Evening on the Broads with SiMBiOSiS Jazz and Blues Band

Thursday 12th July - Thursday 23rd August

Listen to Chris Simmons and his band perform classic Jazz and Blues from the deep American south and other popular tunes of the period played in the New …

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Natalie Knowles - The Portraits

Tuesday 7th August - Thursday 23rd August

Natalie Knowles shows fourteen hyper-realistic pen and pencil portraits, tours de force of mark-making, produced when she was aged

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Whole Day Workshops: Enchanted Lands

Tuesday 21st August - Thursday 23rd August

These full-day workshops give children the opportunity to make and play with puppets at the Theatre for a whole day. During each themed week we’ll spend a …

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Modern Musical Theatre

Monday 20th August - Friday 24th August

Join us  to discover what it means to be a musical theatre performer in the 21st Century, in this intense but fun week.Musicals have changed and developed …

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The Children in the Moon

Saturday 25th August

They had no idea where they came from. All they knew was that they lived on the hill, and that the old man of the hill called them Zack and Lil. This is the …

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Family Day: Nursery Rhyme Time

Saturday 25th August

Enjoy a day of puppets and poetry, as you watch The Children in the Moon, a tale inspired by a classic verse, and make characters from your favourite nursery …

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Norwich Castle: Science Shorts

Saturday 25th August

Join us for some exciting Science Shorts every Saturday throughout the summer holidays.To tie in with our fun summer holiday activities, Science Shorts are …

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Norwich Castle: Treasure!

Saturday 18th August - Saturday 25th August

Summer Holiday fun!A treasure trove of crafts and activities throughout the summer holidays – find out about The Thomas Browne Connection, travel Around the …

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Sushi & Sake Festival

Saturday 25th August - Sunday 26th August

Showcasing some of the best Regional and National Sushi restaurant brands, with tastings, masterclasses and more. Japanese Beers, Cocktails and Sake will be …

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Singin' In The Rain

Wednesday 22nd August - Sunday 26th August

Triple award-winning theatre company, Sound Ideas will return to Norwich Playhouse this August with seven performances of the splash-hit classic Singin’ In …

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All About Dogs Show

Sunday 26th August - Monday 27th August

If you love your dog, you will love this show!Bring your family and your dog along to two days filled with competitions & prizes, canine shopping, advice …

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Skills: Painting Places

Tuesday 28th August

Landscape painting - create a piece of artwork in its own right or paint the backdrop for a puppet show! Art Skills is a series of fun, hands-on workshops for …

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Skills: Painting Puppets

Tuesday 28th August

We’ll be painting characters for a puppet show using a range of painting techniques. Art Skills is a series of fun, hands-on workshops for aspiring young …

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Boogie on the Broads

Wednesday 4th July - Wednesday 29th August

Enjoy fun music whilst travelling on the county's most beautiful waterways.

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Pond Dipping

Tuesday 29th May - Wednesday 29th August

Tuesdays 29th May, 31st July, 7th August, 14th August, 21st August, 28th August & 4th September.Wednesdays 30th May, 25th July, 1st August, 8th August, …

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Skills: Drawing Techniques

Wednesday 29th August

At this session create your own dynamic drawings and discover new techniques to help improve your skills from shading, ways to create texture and using …

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Hidden Passages and Servants’ Stairs: Behind the Scenes Tours of Holkham Hall

Wednesday 29th August

Behind the grand state rooms that the public normally see, hidden from view, lie a labyrinth of corridors and stairways. Servants could come and go throughout …

Behind the Scenes Tour

Hidden Passages and Servants’ Stairs: Behind the Scenes Tours of Holkham Hall

Wednesday 29th August

Behind the grand state rooms that the public normally see, hidden from view, lie a labyrinth of corridors and stairways. Servants could come and go throughout …

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Skills: Drawing Shadows

Wednesday 29th August

Explore how to draw bold shapes to create translucent shadow puppets. Art Skills is a series of fun, hands-on workshops for aspiring young artists to discover …

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An Evening on the Broads with the Norfolk Dixieland Jazz Band

Thursday 5th July - Thursday 30th August

Enjoy music and the open water!

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Reserve Ramble

Thursday 30th August

Lady Anne's DriveJoin one of our Wardens on a guided walk around the Holkham National Nature Reserve, the rich variety of wildlife at Holkham NNR means that …

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Skills: Collage Mini Theatres

Thursday 30th August

Collage is a great technique to produce wonderful, colourful creations which can be 2D or 3D. Using a host of materials, experiment with different collage …

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Skills: Collage Puppets

Thursday 30th August

Collage is a great technique to produce wonderful, colourful creations which can be 2D or 3D. Using a host of materials, experiment with different collage …

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Norwich Castle: Track Your Tree

Thursday 30th August

To coincide with our fabulous new exhibition, ‘The Paston Treasure: Riches and Rarities of the Known World’, we have teamed up with Norfolk Record Office. …

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Summer Holiday Activities

Wednesday 25th July - Friday 31st August

A huge range of fun and engaging activities for children aged 4-6 and 7-12 this Summer holiday.All sessions start at 10amPrices: 2-day activities = £30 + …

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Skills: Clay

Friday 31st August

We’ll start the session by learning about simple modelling and surface decoration. Then it’s your chance to create a model head on an armature, a …

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CHALLENGE 50!

Wednesday 1st August - Friday 31st August

Join us for a summer of fun and activities at Africa Alive! -  Can you complete all 50 challenges that Reggie has

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Lightscape

Friday 31st August

Lightscape take to the Banking Hall for their biggest headline show to dateIn support of their latest single 'Circles' taken from the EP of the same name, the …

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The Swing Caravan

Friday 31st August

Against a backdrop of steam-train rhythms and smooth basslines, The Swing Caravan bring together roaring guitars and an enchanting clarinet to create a …

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Blue Sky

Saturday 4th August - Saturday 1st September

Saturdays: 4, 11, 18, 25 August, 1 SeptemberFree drop-in family activities. Every Saturday during the holidays, an artist will be on hand to help you use our …

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Norwich Castle: Science Shorts

Saturday 1st September

Join us for some exciting Science Shorts every Saturday throughout the summer holidays.To tie in with our fun summer holiday activities, Science Shorts are …

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The Acting Company 8-12yrs

Tuesday 28th August - Saturday 1st September

Acting Company 8-12 yearsThis course gives you the opportunity to be part of an actors company and experience what it is like to produce a show in just one …

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The Acting Company 13-17yrs

Tuesday 28th August - Saturday 1st September

Acting Company 13-17 yearsThis course gives you the opportunity to be part of an actors company and experience what it is like to produce a show in just one …

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The Plantation Garden Summer Music Program - Sunday Teas

Sunday 27th May - Sunday 2nd September

Join us for tea, coffee & home-baked cakes served 2pm - 4pm every Sunday from 27 May to 2 September. There will be live performances from local musicians. …

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Norwich Thai Festival

Saturday 1st September - Sunday 2nd September

A two day event to experience the taste of Thailand this summer at Eaton Park, Norwich is brought to you by Magic of Thailand.Treat yourself to a weekend …

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Superstructures: The New Architecture 1960-1990

Saturday 24th March - Sunday 2nd September

This exhibition marks the 40th anniversary of the opening of the Sainsbury Centre for Visual Arts, the first public building designed by the world-renowned …

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Walking Women

Tuesday 4th September

Do you love walking but don’t like to venture too far alone? Would you like to be sociable while enjoying the spectacular Holkham Estate? If so, come and …

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Norwich Castle Tuesday Talk: Robert Paston and Alchemy: the search for the philosopher’s stone

Tuesday 4th September

Attend a talk with Dr Francesca Vanke, Keeper of Art.Booking not required. Talk included in

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Norwich Castle: The Paston Puzzle

Monday 3rd September - Tuesday 4th September

To coincide with our fabulous new exhibition, ‘The Paston Treasure: Riches and Rarities of the Known World’, we are running interactive investigative drama …

Field to Fork Tractor Trailer Tour

Field to Fork Tractor Trailer Tour

Monday 3rd September - Wednesday 5th September

11am, 12noon, 1.30pm, 2.30pm, 3.30pmFarming without having to put your wellies on! Families, hop aboard a fascinating tractor trailer tour after a visit to …

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Dylan Moran: Dr Cosmos

Monday 3rd September - Wednesday 5th September

BAFTA and Perrier award winning comedian Dylan Moran embarks on his brand new tour - Dr Cosmos.  Moran will offer his unique take on love, politics, misery …

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Summer Days at Pensthorpe Natural Park

Wednesday 25th July - Wednesday 5th September

Head outside and create some memories at Pensthorpe Natural Park this summer.Explore the far reaches of the reserve, find out about some of Pensthorpe cutest …

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The Paston Treasure – a detective story in a painting

Wednesday 5th September

A talk, a tour and discussion with exhibition curator Francesca Vanke and writer Ruthie Collins, whose murder mysteries feature a museum curator. Explore …

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Norwich Castle: Treasure!

Monday 27th August - Wednesday 5th September

Summer Holiday fun!A treasure trove of crafts and activities throughout the summer holidays – find out about The Thomas Browne Connection, travel Around the …

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The One WIth The Friends Pub Quiz - Monica’s Quiz

Thursday 6th September

Oh. My. God. It’s the quiz that’s guaranteed to find the biggest Friends fan.The One With The Pub Quiz is an evening of singing Smelly Cat, downing …

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Tales from the Paston Letters - Guided Walking Tour

Friday 7th September

2018 is the 600th anniversary of the first Paston letter.  Tales from the Paston Letters includes Norwich during the Wars of the Roses and gives an insight …

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Friday 7th September

What if you woke up one morning and realised that your life was actually a computer game? Your Dad just died, your Uncle's married your Mum and is hell bent on …

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