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Museum, next open Mon 1 Feb - Mon 31 Oct 2016, £2.50-£3.95

Norfolk & Nelson Museum

Norfolk & Nelson Museum


The Nelson Museum in Great Yarmouth offers you the chance to find out more about local hero, Admiral Lord Nelson, and the times in which he lived.

Disabled accessDisabled toiletsFacilities for educational visitsPicnic sitePublic toiletsRegional Tourist Board MemberAccepts groups

Children welcomeDisabled accessGuided tours for groupsSmoking not allowedFacilities for hearing impairedFacilities for visually impaired

Opening details

Season Dates Opening Hours
Mon 1 Feb - Mon 31 Oct 2016 Mon - Fri 10:00 to 16:00 | Sat - Sun 13:00 to 16:00


2016 Admission prices:

Adult £4.25 (16 and over)
Child £2.50 (3 - 15)
Family ticket £12.95 (2 + up to 4)
Concession £3.75 (OAPs, students etc)

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Nelson Museum

01493 850698


26 South Quay,
Great Yarmouth,
NR30 2RG



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Map reference: TG 524071  Lat: 52.60379 Long: 1.72666

By Road:
From the A47 go straight across the 1st roundabout and take right at the next one (signposted Historic South Quay). Continue as the road bears left onto Hall Quay and onto South Quay as you drive with the river on your right and town hall on your left. We are just after Yarmouth Way and the library.


  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • Picnic sitePicnic site
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Regional Tourist Board MemberRegional Tourist Board Member
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Guided tours for groupsGuided tours for groups
  • Smoking not allowedSmoking not allowed
  • Facilities for hearing impairedFacilities for hearing impaired
  • Facilities for visually impairedFacilities for visually impaired

Self-Assessed Accessibility Details


  • YesDesignated parking for guests with disabilities
    • YesWithin 50 metres approx. of entrance
  • The surface of the car park and pathway leading to entrance:
    • Yesis solid
  • The route from the parking area to the entrance:
    • YesIs flat (i.e. without steps)

Public Areas

  • Level access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift:
    • YesFrom the entrance to reception / ticket area
    • YesTo a specially adapted public toilet suitable for wheelchair users
    • YesTo the gift shop
  • YesGood contrast between the floor and walls
  • YesContrast markings on clear surfaces such as glass doors
  • YesBaby changing facilities
  • YesVisitor information available in large print (14pt and over)


  • YesSteps to the main entrance
    • 2
      Number of steps to entrance
  • YesRamp to entrance
  • YesEntrance is well lit


  • YesSeating available for visitors with limited mobility
  • YesClear signage
  • YesEffective lighting for visually impaired visitors
  • YesRoutes/pathways suitable for wheelchair users or visitors with limited mobility
  • YesDisplays at suitable height for wheelchair users / children
  • YesAudible alarm system