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Norfolk Tank Museum

Station Road | Forncett St Peter, Norwich NR16 1HZ, England
+44 1508 532650
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Great place to spend 2 hours

I appreciate £8/person could be considered high for a few hours but this small museum really needs... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
emeles
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Chelmsford, United Kingdom
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Brilliant day out with my grandad

Museum fantastic Staff knowledge in the vehicle's their have on-site Climbing in and out of the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Chris W
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Open Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday Easter to October
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good23%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Station Road | Forncett St Peter, Norwich NR16 1HZ, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I appreciate £8/person could be considered high for a few hours but this small museum really needs to keep going and retain the fantastic exhibits in top condition. The Deborah tank is a superb exhibit and just shows how things began around WW1 time Its...More

Thank emeles
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Museum fantastic Staff knowledge in the vehicle's their have on-site Climbing in and out of the vehicle's was fantastic Facilities were basic but were plenty for watt you need We stayed for two hours 😀😀

Thank Chris W
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place is a little gem. A must visit. Friendly informative staff who have a passion for the tanks. It is fully submissive and the TA tank ride was a highlight, very unexpected. The archery on site was great fun for all ages. Also the...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stumbled across this place during a google search.....it’s worth a visit, the staff know their stuff and they are very happy to answer your questions. We even got to go inside the tanks...not a big place but you come away feeling like you have had...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Came in order to bring an enthusiast for a day out. He was like a pig in poo! He guided us round although the volunteers are keen to talk too. Brilliant to be able to get in, on and around exhibits. Hard not to get...More

Thank Andy W
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Reviewed 14 June 2018

Well worth the trip and excellent value! The museum is full of big boys' toys and military memorabilia with plenty of opportunities to get your hands on. After all, you're not likely to break anything. Those in attendance were friendly and knowledgeable and keen for...More

Thank David B
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Reviewed 12 June 2018

We visited the Tank Museum after seeing it on Guy Martin's programme . What a wonderful museum, the owner STEVE answered all our question, he was so knowledgeable , he was so interesting, it is his passion. Thank god for people like him. We had...More

Thank Jackie804428
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Reviewed 29 May 2018

Not an enormous museum, but I felt the price reflected this and was very reasonable. What it lacks in size, it makes up for in heart. The staff are very willing to chat and tell lots of info about their exhibits, and keen to give...More

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Reviewed 28 May 2018

Visited on a Friday with my fiancee for our tank experience for my birthday. The place is small but with a most knowledgeable guide a fantastic experience. The ability to have a conducted tour of the Deborah two was a highlight having watched the TV...More

Thank STEPHEN K
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Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

Took a three hour trip down the coast to visit this fascinating museum, check the opening times etc before you head out mind you as some exhibits do head off to various shows from time to time. All their vehicles are operational and this is...More

Thank Jako117
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christinetubby
31 March 2018|
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Response from Norma_haye | Property representative |
Hi Sorry, we don’t open Easter Sunday. We open Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday from April 3rd. We have rides each day we are open, weather-permitting.
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Jane B
28 March 2018|
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Response from Norma_haye | Property representative |
Hi, The Easter Egg Hunt is aimed at younger children and the craft activities will probably be suitable too, there is plenty of colouring available as well as making Easter bonnets. The vehicle ride is safe for all ages... More
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