image for Town item typeDownham Market

Town

The famous Downham Market town clock

The famous Downham Market town clock

Address

Town Centre,
Downham Market,
Norfolk,
PE38 9

Events at this Venue

date event
Sun 28 May - Sat 3 Jun Downham Market Festival
Mon 29 May Downham Market Carnival Day
Sun 13 Aug Downham Market Water Festival

Details

Dating back to Saxon times, this small hillside settlement is one of Norfolk's oldest market towns. Lying on the edge of The Fens, Downham Market is noted for its unusual 19th C. black and white clock and many attractive carrstone buildings, some showing a Dutch influence.

Directions

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Map reference: TF 610031  Lat: 52.60266 Long: 0.37680