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Historical Event, Sat 1 Jun 2019


True's Yard Fisherfolk Museum

True's Yard Fisherfolk Museum


North Street,
King's Lynn,
PE30 1QW

Events at this Venue


10:30am - 2:30pm Open Day - The Pat Midgley Research Centre will be open to the public. Discover the rich source material held at the PMRC and more about family history.

11:30am & 2:30pm – 1000 years in 10 minutes! An abridged history of King’s Lynn– performed by Museum Manager – Lindsey Bavin. Suitable for all ages. Free.

12noon– Exhibition Opening The 150th Anniversary of The Alexandra Dock (1869-2019) - learn about the building of the Dock, the people who worked there and the many goods that have passed through the port throughout its illustrious history. The opening is Free to attend but afterwards there will be an entry fee of £1.00.

1pm North End Guided Tour what better way to get to know your local history than to walk the streets and see the marks our ancestors left on the landscape? Hear the remarkable stories of the people of the North End and round it all off with a cup of complimentary tea or coffee in our newly restored Georgian Tearoom. £5.00 per person.

Baby changing facilitiesCredit cards accepted (no fee)Disabled toiletsEducation/study areaFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsGift shopOn-site cateringOn-site light refreshmentsPublic toiletsWelcome HostWheelchairs availableAccepts groupsFacilities for conferencing

Children welcome

Event details

Dates Times
Sat 1 Jun 2019


See location of True's Yard Fisherfolk Museum on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: TF 618205  Lat: 52.75818 Long: 0.39684

By Road:
Take the A47 from Norwich.

Accessible by Public Transport: 1 mile from King's Lynn station


  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Education/study areaEducation/study area
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • On-site cateringOn-site catering
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Welcome HostWelcome Host
  • Wheelchairs availableWheelchairs available
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Facilities for conferencingFacilities for conferencing
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome