1. East
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  3. Stalham

About Museum of the Broads

The Museum of the Broads has a fascinating collection of items and exhibits on the area's social and economic relationship with its watery landscape. There's a rich history associated with the region and plenty of learning scope in the presentations, with activities to do and interesting displays. There are special events and exhibitions.

Great efforts are made here to engage and welcome children, with them offering themed trails, puzzles, magnetic fishing, Knot Tying and opportunities to get arty, dress up, play on play boats and learn morse code!

Plus take a 50 minute trip on their Victorian steam launch or accessible electric boat with life jackets provided and friendly informed commentary. What wildlife will you see?

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The only Museum of Broadland life, its landscape, wildlife and boats.

Discover the stories of the Broads, meet Broads characters and wildlife, enjoy special exhibitions and activities for all ages.

Take a boat trip!

To really discover the Broads, its wildlife and landscape, take a trip in our Victorian steam boat or our accessible, Edwardian style electric boat.

The Museum is by the water's edge at the peaceful and historic Stalham Staithe.

Sit by the river, enjoy a picnic or buy a pannini and soak up the atmosphere. Will you see a family of swans or geese? How many boats will glide by? Discover what a historic staithe is.

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Facilities

  • TOILETS iconToilets
  • FREE_WIFI iconFree Wifi
  • GIFT_SHOP iconGift Shop
  • ACCESSIBLE_TOILETS iconAccessible Toilets
  • BABY_CHANGING iconBaby Changing
  • FOOD_AVAILABLE iconFood Available
  • WHEELCHAIR_FRIENDLY iconWheelchair Friendly
  • DOG_FRIENDLY iconDog Friendly
  • PUSHCHAIR_FRIENDLY iconPushchair Friendly
  • CARD_PAYMENTS_ACCEPTED iconCard Payments Accepted
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Opening Times

Regular Times
  • Monday, 10:00 - 16:00
  • Tuesday, 10:00 - 16:00
  • Wednesday, 10:00 - 16:00
  • Thursday, 10:00 - 16:00
  • Friday, Closed
  • Saturday, Closed
  • Sunday, 10:00 - 16:00

April - October: Sunday to Thursday 10:00 - 16:00

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Pricing & Tickets

General Admission
  • Child (4-12) : Free
  • Adult (18+-18+) : £7.00
  • Babies and Toddlers (0-3) : Free
  • Child (13-17) : £3.00

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Plan Your Visit

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Food & Drink Options

Hot/cold drinks, snacks and ice creams available. Buy panini or an afternoon tea from our caterers, Rooby's. Activities for all ages. Dogs are welcome.

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FAQs

Yes, there is parking.

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Contact Details

The Staithe
Stalham
Norfolk
NR12 9DA
England

Tel: 01692581681

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Transport Information

Buses from Norwich, Cromer, North Walsham and Wroxham.

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Last Updated: 16:56 18/09/2023

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