Essential information

Come and explore one of the most intriguing and atmospheric buildings in Norwich, home to wealthy merchants and mayors since 1320.

The essentials

  • School visits must be booked in advance
  • Teacher-led visit: two hours
  • Maximum group size 60 pupils
  • Learning events and resources: key stages 1 and 2
  • Free entry for Norfolk Schools, other schools £2.10 per child

Museum overview

  • Home to mayors and merchants since 1320
  • Historic room settings, including Tudor great hall, toy room, Georgian dining room and vaulted undercroft
  • Delightful 17th century knot garden
  • Museum shop with pocket money items (on days when the museum is open to the public)

Parking

  • Drop-off point a minute’s walk away on Charing Cross

Facilities for schools

  • Education Room
  • Indoor picnic area
  • Garden for summer picnics

Access

  • Strangers’ Hall is not accessible for wheelchair users as there are steps to every floor. Please contact us to discuss access needs.

Bookings and information