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The Forum

The Forum 2 Millennium Plain | Bethel Street, Norwich NR2 1TF, England
+44 1603 727950
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Good place to start exploring Norwich

Very central and had Tourist Information. Pleasant place to have coffee and watch the world go by... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Clary1310
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Kelso, United Kingdom
Best library I have ever seen

The forum is a great place to go if you have some spare time left. The Library is literally huge... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Marcoreviewsbond
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Zug, Switzerland
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The Forum, Norwich, is one landmark destination with a unique mix of community resources, visitor experiences and conference, meeting and event facilities.Attracting over 2.5 million people each year, The Forum is home to an innovative programme of events and activities, many of which are free to enjoy. Inside The Forum, DON'T MISS Fusion, Europe's largest permanent digital gallery, which is free to enter. You can join a BBC Tour and go behind the scenes at the region's BBC TV and radio studios.You will also find the Millennium Library, two restaurants including PizzaExpress and a range of further education and advice services. Norwich Tourist Information Centre is also located at The Forum.Outside The Forum, Millennium Plain, Theatre Plain and The Forum Amphitheatre, host a year-round programme of community activities and popular events which lend The Forum a distinctly European atmosphere. The Forum's stunning open spaces and digital facilities are also available for hire by business and organisations looking for conference, meeting and training venues with a difference.
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The Forum 2 Millennium Plain | Bethel Street, Norwich NR2 1TF, England
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+44 1603 727950

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Reviewed 2 days ago

Very central and had Tourist Information. Pleasant place to have coffee and watch the world go by. Close to market and theatre.

Thank Clary1310
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The forum is a great place to go if you have some spare time left. The Library is literally huge, and has a big choice of books on every topic! There are some nice restrooms 🚽 and a nice souvenir shop. 😉👌🏼 Hope you'll enjoy...More

Thank Marcoreviewsbond
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The library and BBc are housed here. There is also a Pizza Express and a very large coffee shop. It is a modern, light public building and every time we have been to Norwich there is always an exhibition or some kind of event on...More

Thank JonNewcastle
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Always something going on outside or just through the doors, clean toilet facilities and breast feeding friendly for my wife and baby twins. Also, Pizza Express is probably the best restaurant chain pizza joint.

Thank SmartDamo
Reviewed 16 July 2017

The building is architectural great, inside are coffee shop restaurant and weekends something always happening within. The library is great for local information and the USAF Museum is amazing

Thank marco_polo066
Reviewed 8 July 2017

I love the forum, especially the space created by the open architecture. There is a well appointed libray. There is always something going on there, from art exibitions to Jazz nights and dance classes

Thank cargocycles
Reviewed 21 June 2017

Called today to park the car and sample the ambience of the location just a relaxing place to go to for peace and tranquility

Thank Brian B
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

Our plan for our final day of our Norfolk holiday was to drop off our bags at the luggage lockers at the Forum and explore the historical and cultural sights of the city of Norwich. Unfortunately the luggage lockers are closed indefinitely due to 'heightened...More

1  Thank Jess C
Reviewed 2 June 2017

What a lovely space this has turned into...there is something different happening all the time. Recently they had a very large model of the moon and deckchairs for people to sit relax and gaze at the moon. Before that was an exhibition of local art....More

Thank Sue D
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

I love relaxing in The Forum. You can pick up a book in the library, chill in the cafe or take a relaxed lunch in Pizza Express with great city views. The glass front is my favourite feature here and just makes the place even...More

Thank thehippieinme
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kernow47
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Response from Mike S | Reviewed this property |
I can't actually remember seeing any restriction, but doesn't help you..... When I went a couple of months ago a dog was sat with it's lead outside the Tourist Information where someone had put a water bowl. That seems OK... More
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