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Historic Smokehouse - Great Yarmouth Potteries

Off Trinity Place 18 Blackfriars Road, Great Yarmouth NR30 3RA, England
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local history

This is a rather out of town venue bit worth a visit. Parking is fine and of no problem.T there is... read more

Reviewed April 13, 2017
Colombo B
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Gorleston-on-Sea, United Kingdom
Heritage at its best

Visit this wonderful place every year and will continue to do so. A treasure of a place with in the... read more

Reviewed September 26, 2016
Shazron M
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Great Yarmouth, United Kingdom
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Apr 13, 2017
“local history”
Sep 26, 2016
“Heritage at its best”
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Off Trinity Place 18 Blackfriars Road, Great Yarmouth NR30 3RA, England
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Reviewed April 13, 2017

This is a rather out of town venue bit worth a visit. Parking is fine and of no problem.T there is a lot to learn about Great Yarmoouth here.

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Reviewed September 26, 2016 via mobile

Visit this wonderful place every year and will continue to do so. A treasure of a place with in the Historical wall of Great Yarmouth. Very welcoming people and a Great cuppa tea, and full of history.

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Reviewed September 18, 2016

I have been visitng Yarmouth for many years and now live here, but only recently got round to visiting the Pottery. I've known that its a visitor attraction for a few years now, although had not realised that there was a museum as well! For...More

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Reviewed August 27, 2016 via mobile

We happened to spot the sign and popped in, & were pleasantly surprised. Lot of history with the people there telling us loads of facts about the place.

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Reviewed August 11, 2016 via mobile

Had such an amazing time here very helpful my kids loved it.very friendly Thankyou so much xx would definitely recommend it to anybody

Thank Katrina C
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Reviewed August 4, 2016

13 year old daughter had a good time, we did the quiz going around you will get so much from the visit, the staff are lovely and a reasonable priced gift shop.

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Reviewed August 4, 2016

i found the smokehouse very interesting learning about the history of great yarmouth and the fisher people , how they used to gut the fish and also the potteries and chatting to Ernie who regaled us with tales of the past and showed us some...More

Thank Tony K
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Reviewed June 17, 2016 via mobile

I cannot recommend this place enough! Me and a colleague supported three of our customers with learning difficulties here and they loved every second! From the wonderful friendly staff to the making of their pots they couldn't have been better. Ernie was an absolute gem...More

Thank Danny S
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Reviewed June 10, 2016

We spent a couple of hours here with two children (aged 3 1/2 and 6) and had a great time. There's lots of artefacts (for example a prison door from the middle ages or part of a whales skull) scattered, somewhat at random, around and...More

Thank Alfred A
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Reviewed June 3, 2016

I had often wondered how the fishing industry worked in this area, and when my wife took me to the Historic smokehouse, I was fascinated by the exhibits, and the excellent information provided by the staff. I had a long conversation with one of the...More

Thank Mike L
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Angela S
August 30, 2016|
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Response from pittzilla | Reviewed this property |
no, no need to pre book
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quaddie
November 18, 2015|
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Response from childsgyp | Property representative |
We are open tues wed thurs 9.30 to 3pm till the 18th december museum entrance price from £3.50
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