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Museum in King's Lynn

Lynn Museum

High points here include a large hoard of Iceni gold coins and the Seahenge Gallery, which tells the story behind the construction and preservation of the early Bronze Age timber circle which survived for 4000 years…
Modern British in King's Lynn

Market Bistro

A commitment to Norfolk ingredients has won this friendly, family-run eatery heaps of fans. Seasonal specials might include succulent local asparagus with quail egg or pan-fried haddock with pickled cockles and seaw…
Museum in King's Lynn

Stories of Lynn

A £2m revamp has seen archive sources converted into multimedia exhibits, so you'll experience the stories of local seafarers, explorers, mayors and ne'er-do-wells. It's all set in the 15th-century Guildhall and par…
Museum in King's Lynn

True's Yard

Housed in two restored fishers' cottages – the only remainder of the district's once bustling, fiercely independent fishing community – this museum explores the lives and traditions of the fisherfolk, who were packe…
Cultural in King's Lynn

King's Lynn Festival

East Anglia's most important cultural gathering, with a diverse mix of music, from medieval ballads to opera, as well as literary talks.
Church in King's Lynn

King's Lynn Minster

The patchwork of styles here includes Flemish brasses and a remarkable 17th-century moon dial, which tells the tide, not the time. You'll find historic flood-level markings by the west door.