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Castle Keep

Norwich, England
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A beautiful castle and well preserved artefacts and lots of well written historic literature about... read more

Reviewed 16 January 2018
cherrypotts
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Norwich, United Kingdom
Excellent complement to the Castle visit

The Castle Keep was an excellent complement to the visit to the Castle itself - the exhibits were... read more

Reviewed 11 October 2017
GRAHAMMMCFARLANE
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Bedford, United Kingdom
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“great museum” (3 reviews)
“galleries” (2 reviews)
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Reviewed 16 January 2018

A beautiful castle and well preserved artefacts and lots of well written historic literature about. I have not been here in years but was at a loose end so decided to stroll around Norwich and found myself drawn here. I am a massive Tudor fan...More

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Reviewed 11 October 2017

The Castle Keep was an excellent complement to the visit to the Castle itself - the exhibits were well presented, good artefacts and sensitively curated - highly recommended.

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Reviewed 12 July 2017

I true gem, Norwich castle is beautiful and very well presented. The exhibits are excellent, and exxibitions are well thought out

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Reviewed 7 June 2017

We found all the displays were wonderful and the history of the area and England in general to be fascinating - as an Australian living in England, I still have a lot to learn about English history

Thank Peter R
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Reviewed 3 April 2017

If you have an hour to spare whilst in Norwich this is time well spent here. An interesting look back at the castle keep with lots of artefacts on display and excellent exhibits with informative narratives. Lots to see in the new sections too. Could...More

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Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

It was two months ago when I had the pleasure of spending an evening in the Castle Keep in Norwich. And it was free - but you'll have to pay!!! A friend has his Christmas bash in a historic building each year, and it was...More

Thank Barrie L
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Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

Despite a heavy price tag (£8.50 per head without discounts), this is a very impressive building and the history of Norwich and surrounding area is told through activities, displays, films, guides and reconstructions. The great hall is amazing in detail and scale, while the galleries...More

Thank Ashley D
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Reviewed 10 October 2016

The upper floor takes the form of a balcony off which there are several interesting niches one of which is a set up as a privvy, no doubt to the amusement of younger visitors. Another is the 'Bigod Arch', which at one time was the...More

Thank Ken C
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Reviewed 28 March 2016

We enjoyed visiting this historic site as there is so much to see and do, especially for children and adults alike, many artefacts to discover when looking round, such a lot to see and well worth the money, a must in Norwich

Thank Kevin M
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Reviewed 11 April 2015 via mobile

Our first visit to the keep and very pleasantly surprised at the standard of the displays. The art galleries in particular were outstanding. Just a pity staff and parents think it is acceptable for young children to shout and scream in an art gallery. Plenty...More

Thank Martin L
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