Galleries Tour in Norwich, Norwich

Norwich is proud of its great number of cultural sites. Home to many art galleries, you can catch a glimpse of England’s rich artistic history here. Whether you wish to purchase a work of art or learn about its history, the following tour of Norwich’s best galleries will suit your desires.
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Galleries Tour in Norwich Map

Guide Name: Galleries Tour in Norwich
Guide Location: England » Norwich (See other walking tours in Norwich)
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Sightseeing)
# of Attractions: 6
Tour Duration: 1 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 2.1 km
Author: Maia
Outpost Gallery

1) Outpost Gallery

Opened in 2004, the Outpost Gallery features contemporary art by various artists and solo exhibitions by local ones, including sculptures, paintings and photographs. Offering twelve exhibitions a year, a new one on the first day of each month, this gallery also offers a variety of art-related events.
Mandell's Gallery

2) Mandell's Gallery

Opened in 1965, Mandell’s is one of Norwich’s most significant galleries. Featuring a beautiful collection of works from English and European artists from the 19th century to today, this gallery is quite proud of its items by Jeremy Barlow and P. C. Dommerson. In addition to paintings, you will also find sculptures an photographs on display here.
Timberhill Gallery

3) Timberhill Gallery

Timberhill Gallery has a large collection of artwork, including paintings and furniture, from the 18th and 19th centuries. You will also find a beautiful collection of English porcelain and other antiques here, as well as a multitude of oil and watercolors, sculptures, clocks and exclusive items such as a late 18th century Dutch coffee pot.
Tudor Galleries

4) Tudor Galleries

Tudor Galleries houses a collection of contemporary art from the 20th century to today, including such artists as Ronald Crampton and others. Its impressive exhibitions of modern art is stunning, featuring works done in oil, watercolor and other mediums, representing a broad range of styles.
Norwich Studio Art Gallery

5) Norwich Studio Art Gallery

Talented local artist Gena Ivanov runs and works out of the Norwich Studio Art Gallery. His popular work can be found here, as well as a host of other artists’ work. You will find oil paintings depicting Norwich life and cityscapes, portraits and much more here. Its collection includes sculptures by Cherrill Edgington and nude sketches by Matthew Kleinman. It is open Tuesday through Saturday from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm.
The Home Gallery

6) The Home Gallery

The Home Gallery houses an impressive collection of contemporary works of art and all items on display are for sale as well. You will find oil and watercolor paintings, pottery, sculpture and work in many other mediums at this wonderful gallery.

Walking Tours in Norwich, England

Create Your Own Walk in Norwich

Create Your Own Walk in Norwich

Creating your own self-guided walk in Norwich is easy and fun. Choose the city attractions that you want to see and a walk route map will be created just for you. You can even set your hotel as the start point of the walk.
Shopping Streets of Norwich

Shopping Streets of Norwich

Norwich is a wonderful city with streets containing many useful shops and street vendors. If you want to get a unique souvenir or walk down a beautiful street and buy some useful merchandise, take the following tour to discover Norwich’s most popular shopping.

Tour Duration: 1 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 2.0 km
Museum Tour in Norwich

Museum Tour in Norwich

Norwich is a large, wonderful city in England with many fascinating points of interest. If you want to know more about English culture and history, be sure to check out the following tour of Norwich’s most impressive museums.

Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 3.4 km
Norwich Religious Buildings Tour

Norwich Religious Buildings Tour

Containing a wide assortment of churches and cathedrals, Norwich has much to be proud of when it comes to its religious heritage. Each one is beautifully decorated and has its own story to tell. Check out Norwich’s most fascinating religious edifices in the following tour.

Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 3.4 km
City Orientation Walk

City Orientation Walk

Norwich contains many prominent landmarks to be proud of, including a very famous theater, the Cow Tower, several parks and other interesting attractions. The following tour guide will lead you to some of Norwich’s most significant historic landmarks.

Tour Duration: 3 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 4.3 km

Tips for Exploring City on Foot at Your Own Pace

Whether you are in Norwich for a quick stopover or have a few days to see the city in more detail, exploring it on foot, at your own pace, is definitely the way to go. Here are some tips for you to save money, see the best Norwich has to offer, take good care of your feet while walking, and keep your mobile device – your ultimate "work horse" on this trip - well fed and safe.

Taking Care of Your Feet

To ensure ultimate satisfaction from a day of walking around the city as big as Norwich, it is imperative to take good care of your feet so as to avoid unpleasant things like blisters, cold or overheated soles, itchy, irritated or otherwise damaged (cracked) skin, etc. Luckily, these days there is no shortage of remedies to address (and, ideally, to prevent) these and other potential problems with feet. Among them: Compression Socks, Rechargeable Battery-Powered Thermo Socks for Cold Weather, Foot Repair Cream, Deodorant Powder, Shoes UV Sterilizer, and many more that you may wish to find a place in your travel kit for.

Travel Gadgets for Your Mobile Device

Your mobile phone or tablet will be your work horse on a self-guided walk. They offer tour map, guide you from one attraction to another, and provide informative background for the sights you wish to visit. Therefore it is absolutely essential to plan against unexpected power outages in the wrong place at the wrong time, much as to ensure the safety of your device.

For these and other contingencies, here's the list of useful appliances: Portable Charger/External Battery Pack, Worldwide Travel Charger Adapter, Power Converter for International Travel Adapter, and Mobile Device Leash.