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Museum - Industrial, from 10 Aug 2017

Wind Energy Museum - Morse Collection

Wind Energy Museum - Morse Collection

Details

The Wind Energy Museum - Morse Collection at Repps with Bastwick near Great Yarmouth is the only historical collection of wind engines in Britain, demonstrating the history of Norfolk drainage, with an example of a working scoop wheel.

Examples are also held of pumps from America & Australia. Fascinating collection.

Event details

Dates Times
Sat 28 - Mon 30 Oct 2017 11:30 to 16:00
Public open days listed. £3.00 entry. (Under 10's free)

Please contact directly for details of other special event days.

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Events at this Venue

date event
Sat 28 - Mon 30 Oct Wind Energy Museum - Morse Collection
Tue 31 Oct Halloween Party
Sat 18 Nov Quiz & Chilli Nights

Address

Marsh Road (Off Staithe Road),
Repps With Bastwick,
Great Yarmouth,
Norfolk,
NR29 5JU

Location

Directions

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Map reference: TG 414172  Lat: 52.69875 Long: 1.57210

By Road
Follow A149 towards Repps with Bastick. When reaching Repps turn left into Church Road, stay on this road past the church and then turn right onto Staithe Road. Once in Staithe Road continue along until you come to a sharp right hand bend - the museum is sharp left up the slope and along the track

Parking: free

Self-Assessed Accessibility Details

Parking

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

Food

  • YesLevel access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift to cafeteria
  • YesGood contrast between the floor and walls
  • YesMenus available in large print (14pt and over)
  • Restaurant / cafe provide meals for visitors with special dietary requirements:
    • YesGluten free (coeliacs)
    • YesLactose free (dairy free)
    • YesVegetarian
  • YesSeating suitable for wheelchair users, ie moveable and good height for person sitting in a wheelchair

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
  • YesVisitor information available in audio format

General

  • YesRoutes/pathways suitable for wheelchair users or visitors with limited mobility
  • YesDisplays at suitable height for wheelchair users / children