Historic sites

St Benet's Abbey

St Benet’s Abbey is a ruined abbey of the Order of Saint Benedict, situated on the River Bure within The Broads and can only be accessed by footpath or boat.

 

http://stbenetsabbey.org/

The Broads Museum

Open daily, from 23 March to 30 October 2016. The waterside museum of Broadland life is based at the historic and picturesque Stalham Staithe. A family friendly site with plenty trails and activities for children. Why not bring a picnic to enjoy by the river and make a day of it. Well behaved dogs on leads are welcome.

http://www.museumofthebroads.org.uk/

Stalham Firehouse Museum

Stalham Firehouse opened in 1833 and is understood to be one of the oldest organised fire brigades in Britain. Visit the wonderful collection of historical fire brigade related items including an original horse drawn pump engine. Volunteers are on hand with a good humoured wealth of knowledge to guide, explain and enhance your visit.

http://www.stalhamfirehousemuseum.co.uk/

RAF Radar Museum Neatishead

The museum, which is located on the site of the world’s longest continuously operating radar site, provides a unique window into the history of radar and is a great day out in Norfolk, for all the family. The museum is located at Neatishead, close to Horning and the Broads. The museum has 20 exhibition rooms and as part of the visit offers talks on the early development of Radar and the Cold War.

www.radarmuseum.co.uk