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First visit to Dragon Hall in its new incarnation

This was our second visit to Dragon Hall and our first since it has been in the hands of Writers... read more

Reviewed 2 January 2016
LJHutchins
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Hitchin, United Kingdom
Lovely

I attended a wedding party here and thoroughly enjoyed myself. The venue is beautiful with wooden... read more

Reviewed 12 December 2015
WorldFoodie32
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Long Stratton, United Kingdom
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9 Mar 2017
“Excellent visit”
9 Mar 2017
“Bit muddled Tour”
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Dragon Hall is a magnificent Grade 1 listed medieval trading hall in the heart of Norwich. In April 2015 it became the home of Writers' Centre Norwich. Writers’ Centre Norwich is a literature development agency based in Norwich, England’s only...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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115-123 King Street, Norwich NR1 1QE, England
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+44 1603 877177
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Reviewed 9 March 2017

Visited with vernacular architecture group, our volunteer guide was very welcoming and informative. A wonderful and interesting building well worth the visit.

1  Thank Devontraveller32
Reviewed 9 March 2017

A great bit of heritage but is sadly subject to a tour to be seen and unfortunately my tour guide was everso quiet and slow, so it was a bit boring!

Thank Kathy F
Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

Fantastic architecture and great history of Norwich can be found in dragon hall. The staff are all incredibly helpful as well

Thank Justtrytolikeme
Reviewed 6 October 2016

This outstanding Tudor Hall was built by Robert Toppes; the Richard Branson of the 15thC. Books are available locally for more details of the history and about Toppes. The Hall is located a 10 minute stroll from the city centre in a very pretty historic...More

2  Thank eileendover32
Reviewed 8 August 2016

This is a wonderful building, beautifully and sensitively restored but please note that it is now only open to the public on one day each month and on the four days of the Heritage Open Days weekend in September. Please go to the Writers' Centre...More

Thank RICHARD M
Reviewed 15 March 2016

We were absolutely fascinated by this ancient building! There's so much to look and marvel at. The museum is really interesting, spacious and accessible. You will be fascinated!

1  Thank Wendy V
Reviewed 2 January 2016

This was our second visit to Dragon Hall and our first since it has been in the hands of Writers' Centre Norwich (WCN). We took advantage of September's Heritage Open Days event to come along for a storytelling session and the launch of a local...More

2  Thank LJHutchins
Reviewed 12 December 2015

I attended a wedding party here and thoroughly enjoyed myself. The venue is beautiful with wooden beams and a nice beer garden. The toilets were very clean and the staff friendly.

Thank WorldFoodie32
Reviewed 27 August 2015

I am sure that it might be a great place to visit, but despite all current advertising and available fliers - it is now closed to visitors and now rented by some writers circle. There is no information displayed on or near the building. So...More

4  Thank Richard T
Reviewed 12 June 2015

An amazing building with such history attached to it. When you are there you really get a feel for how it was back then. It's lovely to see this building has been restored so beautifully. It can be hired out for functions at a cost....More

Thank JaxB123
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