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Attraction Information

National Centre for Writing is a dynamic literature house for contemporary writing, based in the magnificent medieval Dragon Hall in the centre of Norwich.

NCW works with hundreds of young people and families every year to support a life-long love of writing, ideas and books. We run family-friendly storytelling sessions and hands-on crafty activities; relaxed creative writing holiday workshops led by experienced tutors; and trips and tours of Dragon Hall for school’s groups.

There’s lots on for adults too! From creative writing workshops and courses to book groups, author events, and residencies for writers and literary translators across the world. Our doors are open to everyone, in person and online, throughout the year. Visit the NCW website for more information about what’s on.
Parking/Public Transport
Parking for disabled badge holders is available on King St, and occasionally at the rear of the building. Please contact us in advance if you would like to request a space in our rear car park, as spaces are limited.

General parking for visitors is not available on site. The nearest public car parks are Rouen Road, NR1 1QU (two minutes’ walk) and Rose Lane, NR1 1PY (five minutes’ walk). Norwich bus station is a 12 minute walk, and Norwich train station is a 6 minute walk.
Suggested Time
Up to one hour
Ticket Options
Pre-book only
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Opening Times

Monday: 09:00-17:00

Tuesday: 09:00-17:00

Wednesday: 09:00-17:00

Thursday: 09:00-17:00

Friday: 09:00-17:00

Saturday: 09:00-17:00

Sunday: 09:00-17:00

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Pricing & Tickets

Varies according to activity. Many family events are pay what you can, adults go free.

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FAQs

Yes, there is parking nearby.

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Contact Details

115-123 King St, Norwich NR1 1QE, UK
norwich
Norfolk
NR1 1QE
England

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