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Exhibition, Sat 5 Aug - Sun 10 Sep 2017, free entry


Hope in the Great War

Hope in the Great War


Discover six stories of courage from around the country of ordinary people risking their lives to save others from the sea during the First World War. Find out how Henry Blogg earned his first gold medal for gallantry and the first ever RNLI bronze medals were awarded to Cromer men 100 years ago. Created by community groups, the family freindly exhibition includes a story quilt, an animation, drama and games. Find out more about the exhibition here.

Baby changing facilitiesCoach parties acceptedCredit cards accepted (no fee)Disabled toiletsEducation/study areaFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsGift shopOn-site light refreshmentsPicnic sitePublic toiletsAccepts groups

Children welcomeDisabled access

Event details

Dates Times
Sat 5 Aug - Sun 10 Sep 2017 10:00 to 16:45


Free entry

Events at this Venue

date event
Sat 5 Aug - Sun 10 Sep Hope in the Great War
Sat 23 Sep - Sun 1 Oct Capturing the Moment


The Rocket House,
The Gangway,
NR27 9ET


  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Education/study areaEducation/study area
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Picnic sitePicnic site
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Disabled accessDisabled access



See location of RNLI Henry Blogg Museum on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: TG 221421  Lat: 52.93101 Long: 1.30425

By Road:
A local authority car park on Cadogan Road charges 60p per hour and is a ten minute walk from the museum. From the car park head to your right down Cadogan Road, cross at the junction onto Hamilton road with follows onto Church Street. The third left hand turn is The Gangway. The museum is at the bottom of this steep hill on the right. There is a lift to avoid the steep descent. Disabled parking is available on the Promenade. Look at the sea and walk to right until you reach the museum.

By Public Transport:
From Cromer Station. Walk to the pier, turn right and walk along the promenade to the museum.

Accessible by Public Transport: 2 miles from Cromer station