Explore more about Norfolk’s recent past from local metal detectorist groups. Go behind the scenes at the Norfolk Collections Centre and discover the West Runton Mammoth!
Take a guided tour around the Norfolk Collections Centre, where Norfolk Museum Service keeps some of the larger items from its reserve collections.
See a range of fascinating objects including the tusk of the West Runton Mammoth and hear more about this fascinating local discovery from David Waterhouse, Curator of Natural History.
Get creative with lots of family activities including Art Attack! and the Norfolk County Council Family Learning team.
NORWICH & DISTRICT GOAT CLUB SHOW PHOTO ALBUM
Photography: Ashley Gray, Friends of Gressenhall webmaster
DOWN ON GRESSENHALL FARM
Left: Our own two 'Poldarks' – Adriaan (left) and Matt (right) – with scythes having been cutting hay in the orchard; Centre: Trojan and Farm volunteers collecting hay from our orchard to be delivered to the farm; Right: our Red Poll Cow enjoying the fruits of their labour (Hay in rack).
Photography: Mike Crisp, Assistant Farm Officer
Their stories are told using original accounts, plus amazing collections, so that you can discover more about life in Gressenhall workhouse and the role it played for families who had fallen on hard times. Also you will find out what it was like when it became an old people's home in the 20th century. So, do come along and preview this exciting gallery.
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