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Guided Walk/Tour, from 16 Jun 2020, £4.50

Entrance to the Rows

Entrance to the Rows

Rows, Fishwives & Red Herrings - Guided Walk
Entrance to the Rows

In light of COVID-19, the Government is advising against all non-essential travel. Many events are temporarily closed to comply with Government guidance.

Details

The unique Great Yarmouth Rows are full of strange and sometimes macabre tales.

Our trained heritage tour guides will tell you stories of the wealthy merchants that lived at one end and of the bars and brothels that had their place at the other!

Walk through to the historic South Quay, learn more about the beautiful architecture and the rise and fall of the herring industry and its importance to the growth of the town.

Hear about the fisher girls and see where they sang, knitted and worked their passage home.

Walk Route: Town Centre to South Quay

Access: Flat but some areas are cobbled

Duration: Approximately1.5 hours

Children welcomeDisabled accessDogs accepted

Event details

Dates Times
Tue 16 Jun 2020 14:00
Sun 12 Jul 2020 14:00
Sun 2 Aug 2020 14:00
Sun 16 Aug 2020 14:00
Sun 27 Sep 2020 14:00
Tue 20 Oct 2020 14:00
Starting point for this walk is the Fisherman's Hospital.

Prices

Tickets available on the day from your tour guide.

£4.50 Adults
£2.00 Children (7-17)
Under 7 free

Address

The Fishermens Hospital,
Great Yarmouth,
Norfolk,
NR30 1ND

Facilities

  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Dogs acceptedDogs accepted

Directions

See location of The Fishermen's Hospital on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: TG 524078  Lat: 52.61010 Long: 1.72738