Lynn Museum

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Visit the home of Seahenge - the astonishing Bronze Age timber circle uncovered on a Norfolk beach. Learn how these ancient timbers amazingly survived for 4,000 years and about the people who crafted them. Browse around the 'West Norfolk Story', imagine yourself a pilgrim in the thriving medieval port of King's Lynn or riding a colourful galloper in a Victorian fairground. Lots of activities for all the family, including a free audio guide.

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Opening hours

Tuesday - Saturday: 10am - 5pm

Please telephone for opening times over Christmas and New Year.

Admission charges

Adult: £3.95
Concession*: £3.40
Young Person (4-16): £2.30
Museums Pass holders, Friends of Lynn and under 4s free. Discounts for groups, ring 01553 780980 for details.

*Concession: Visitors with disability, unwaged, over 65's and students.

Free admission for all visitors from October - March.


  • Museums Association

Collection details

Archaeology, Weapons and War, Natural Sciences, Costume and Textiles, Decorative and Applied Art, World Cultures, Fine Art, Coins and Medals, Personalities, Archives, Science and Technology, Social History, Maritime

Events details are listed below. You may need to scroll down or click on headers to see them all. For events that don't have a specific date see the 'Resources' tab above.

Curiosity Killed the Cat

  • 13 May 2016 5-7pm

Adventurous visitors can see the museum as never before at this secret-cinema-style event culminating in a special film screening. Cathead, made by Lynn Museum Youth Forum in 2014, was inspired by one of Lynn Museum’s most beloved objects. Suitable for visitors over the age of 12.

Suitable for

  • 11-13
  • 14-15
  • 16-17
  • 18+


Free, but advanced booking is essential. Call 01553 775001 or email


Lynn Museum
Market Street
King's Lynn
PE30 1NL




01553 775001

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