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Strangers' Hall Museum

Charing Cross, Norwich NR2 4AL, England
+44 1603 667229
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An extraordinary glimpse into several centuries worth of Norfolk history

An extraordinary glimpse into several centuries worth of Norfolk history up to the Tudor period... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
SussexBloke
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Bognor Regis, United Kingdom
More than a museum

Strangers' Hall is a rambling slice of history with something for everyone - including a whole room... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
clarejhoward
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Norwich, United Kingdom
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Charing Cross, Norwich NR2 4AL, England
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+44 1603 667229
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"different periods"
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"knot garden"
in 7 reviews
"from room to room"
in 5 reviews
"stairs to climb"
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"rabbit warren"
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"tudor period"
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"historic house"
in 4 reviews
"well worth a visit"
in 15 reviews
"peaceful garden"
in 3 reviews
"different eras"
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"old building"
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"tudor times"
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"interesting rooms"
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"opening times"
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"higgledy piggledy"
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"nooks and crannies"
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"hour before closing"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

An extraordinary glimpse into several centuries worth of Norfolk history up to the Tudor period. The building has to been added to over the years - you can move from period to period imagining the people who were there at the time with the aid...More

1  Thank SussexBloke
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Strangers' Hall is a rambling slice of history with something for everyone - including a whole room full of antique toys, another where you can touch everything and learn how to make a Tudor bed. Things to look at everywhere - masses of detail and...More

Thank clarejhoward
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a fascinating house that is very much more than appears from the outside. The house was built and lived in from the 14th century and has Tudor, Jacobean and Georgian Architecture. It is well laid out and very good for children as it...More

2  Thank 2up2togo
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Lovely self guided tour of this manor. All very well kept and gives an excellent idea of life in England through the centuries.

Thank TrineLovheim
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Reviewed 13 June 2018

This is a wonderful old building that functions as a historic home and museum for diverse curiosities. If you are economical, that would be me, you present yourself one hour before closing time and ask for the Twilight rate, a fraction of the usual entrance...More

Thank John M
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Reviewed 10 June 2018

A very surprising and well worth a couple of hours of your time very interesting.check when open first.

Thank peter w
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Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

Strangers' Hall is only open on Wednesdays and Sundays, and requires more time than you think. It appears small from the outside, and even once inside. But it is a delightful rabbit warren constructed in different periods, with vastly different architecture and decorations. The guide...More

1  Thank Vernonia
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Reviewed 7 April 2018

It was a great visit. I actually learnt stuff. The guide was so passionate and that is what I like to see. Would go again.

Thank silversh0es
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Reviewed 22 March 2018

Charming little museum full of interesting bits of history! The staff were lovely! Very helpful ladies full of information. If you're in Norwich, it's worth popping in for a visit.

Thank Allison L
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Reviewed 2 December 2017

The atmosphere of this museum took you back in time and you are actually allowed to feel the fabrics, especially in the bedrooms. So much bigger than it looks, a tardis

Thank RhoJD
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