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Time and Tide Museum

Blackfriars Road, Great Yarmouth NR30 3BX, England
+44 1493 743930
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Pity some of it was shut for filming, nevertheless ..

Unfortunately The Rows section of the museum was closed for filming Captain Manby, but the rest was... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Sue W
Blairgowrie, Scotland, United Kingdom
Like many others

Have now visited countless numbers of these "museums" around the country as every seaside resort... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Broadstairs, United Kingdom
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Blackfriars Road, Great Yarmouth NR30 3BX, England
+44 1493 743930
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Unfortunately The Rows section of the museum was closed for filming Captain Manby, but the rest was very interesting. The smell of kippers was wonderful and some of the exhibits were very atmospheric. There were lots of things for children to do, including a Punch...More

Thank Sue W
timet123, Admin Assistant at Time and Tide Museum, responded to this review

Hello, Many thanks for your review. We are sorry to hear of your disappointment at being unable to see the Rows area of the museum during your visit. If you would like to send an email to Yarmouth.museums@Norfolk.gov.uk I can arrange to send you a...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have now visited countless numbers of these "museums" around the country as every seaside resort seems to have one. This one is similar to many others but with a local twist which is interesting.

Thank penfolds_bin_95
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are in Great Yarmouth and you have a few hours to spare please go to this interesting place. It has something for every body and the staff are lovely. Excellent value for money and a great restaurant on site as well.

Thank Steve R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really great museum, bigger than it looks on the outside with loads of interesting exhibits. A lot is related to the herring industry; they have recreated a little street to show how people lived, smoke houses and boats. There are also sections regarding Great Yarmouth...More

1  Thank Lesley B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went here having seen the reviews and it is as good as stated. A very good set of displays, all very informative, interesting and impressive. Great Yarmouth history are wrapped up in a great building. Well worth £5.70 entrance fee. We were there for over...More

Thank BT3rd
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Really lovely museum. Lived in the area all my life and never visited this museum. It's a hidden gem in the back streets of Yarmouth. The building was once a smoke house and the smell in still,there giving it a very authentic feel. The reconstructions...More

Thank Linda H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A great day out, showing history of life in Great Yarmouth. Spent 4 hours and could have stayed longer. Well worth the low cost entry fee.

Thank 660Judy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited the museum and found it to be a very interesting with well displayed permanent exhibitions as well as a temporary display on the Titanic. Easy to access with something to please everyone. The reconstruction of The Rows was fabulous. Very informative and friendly...More

Thank 265suec2016
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really good museum. Lots to see and enjoyable for children and adults. A very interesting building which was previously used to smoke herring. You can still smell the smoke upstairs even though it hasn't been used for decades and since been converted into a museum....More

Thank 2014Bucks
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went here on a (one of many) rainy day in Great Yarmouth and were not disappointed. A comprehensive history of the herring industry complete with authentic fish smell still lingering from the premises use as a processing plant many years ago. This is without...More

Thank Paul O
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Mary S
How much is admission
23 February 2017|
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Response from timet123 | Property representative |
Admission prices up to 31 March 2017 are - Adult £5.50, Concession £5.20, Young person (4-18) £4.40, Family ticket (1 adult + children) £14.00, Family ticket (2 adults + children) £18.70, Twilight ticket (one hour before... More
Susan J
Is there wheelchair access? Is there wheelchair access ?
19 January 2017|
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Response from timet123 | Property representative |
Hello, The museum is fully accessible by wheelchair with a lifts to ground floor in reception and to the first floor also. If you have any further queries please let us know or telephone reception on (01493) 743930 - option... More
Hi could you tell me how much tickets prices are please and is there a family ticket for two adults a 5 month old and a 3 year old toddler thanks
8 July 2015|
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Response from timet123 | Property representative |
Hello - apologies for delay in reply. Under 4's are free admission - so you would only need to pay for two adults. Prices below for info - Adult £5.20, Conc. £4.70, Child (4-18) £3.90, Family (1 adult + all children... More