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The City of Norwich

Norwich CathedralNorwich is a medieval city rich in history and beautiful architecture. There is much to see and do with some great shops, stylish cafés and plenty of cultural activities.

Norwich Cathedral

No visit to Norwich would be complete without visiting it's historic cathedral. Built by the Normans in 1096 Norwich cathedral was constructed out of flint and mortar and then finished with creamy coloured limestone transported from Caen in Normandy. The cathedral is set in beautiful grounds with it's own herb garden and a maze. The cathedral is open daily to visitors.

Norwich Lanes

The Lanes are a series of cobbled medieval streets situated in Norwich’s beautiful historic quarter, packed with small boutiques and independent shops the Lanes offer a unique shopping opportunity.

Norwich Castle

Norwich CastleConstructed by order of William the Conqueror nearly 900 years ago Norwich castle was originally built as a motte and bailey castle. Today the castle houses a museum and art gallery and is one of the city's most famous landmarks.