A Day Out at Norwich Castle
With so much on offer inside it’s striking walls and located in the city centre you will enjoy a day out at Norwich Castle and keep coming back for more. Walking up the incline will truly take your breath away when this magnificent castle comes into view as it sits proudly in Norwich’s skyline.
Start a day out at Norwich Castle by stepping into the doors of this historic landmark and spend your time taking the time the full appreciate the galleries and exhibits on display.
From the Norman Castle Keep, to Boudica and the Romans and then back in time to the Egyptians you certainly won’t be disappointed with the artefacts that reside in the castle. From real mummies to a prison you are spoilt for choice and don’t forget to check out the Natural History and art galleries as well.
During a day out at Norwich Castle, once you have explored the castle exhibits, you may want to continue your day out at Norwich Castle by full immersing yourself into history with a guided tour.
They will need to be pre booked and some may cost extra but they are certainly worth it. Do you dare take a tour of the infamous dungeons located in the castle bowels? Or take the 62 steps up to see the whole city of Norwich in all its glory? If crime and punishment isn’t quite to your taste then a tour of the fighting gallery may interest you, or perhaps you want to learn how the knights guarded the Normal keep from invaders?
You will feel as though you went back in time to relive it through their eyes on your day out at Norwich Castle.
After travelling through the ages and exploring each nook and cranny of the castle you will no doubt want a bite to eat! The castle has an on-site café that has a mouth-watering selection of food and drink on offer.
Their famous home made quiche and scones have quite the reputation so be sure to try one of each on your day out at Norwich Castle.
The Gift Shop
As your day out at Norwich Castle draws to a close pop in and grab a memento from your day in the gift shop. Packed with local craft gifts, Roman Coins, and everything a little knight in the making may need everyone will be sure to pick something up to remind them of their day out at Norwich Castle.
Finally, just before you hop back into the car to head home have a walk around the beautiful castle gardens and experience the sun going down over the beautiful city of Norwich. It is the perfect way to end your day at Norwich Castle.