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Spellbinding & Quirky

If there were only more places to visit like this across the country and thank heavens it isn't... read more

Reviewed 1 November 2018
Kirkby Stephen, United Kingdom
Wonderful visit to this hidden gem

I have visited here a few times now and always have a great day out. Real authentic old house with... read more

Reviewed 19 October 2018
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Reviewed 1 November 2018

If there were only more places to visit like this across the country and thank heavens it isn't National Trust, as one reviewer requested, as they'd polish, preen and ruin it with corporate claptrap. Strangers' Hall is an unpretentious, fascinating blend of historical town house...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank MidwichCuckoo
Reviewed 28 October 2018

I walked past the Strangers Hall and really wanted to go inside and have a look. It's only open a couple of days a week - Sundays and Wednesdays I think - I was so disappointed as my visit and timings wouldn't allow me to...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 19 October 2018

I have visited here a few times now and always have a great day out. Real authentic old house with some parts dating back hundreds of years. So much to see inside the house. Different themes throughout, including medieval, tudor, Elizabethan, Georgian and Victorian. Lovely...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 17 October 2018

This is a lovely museum, the main interest being the building itself. Beware opening times, as they are quite restricted.

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank OffshoreAlan
Reviewed 25 September 2018

The building is a major part of this museum. My first comment, however, is that the museum is quite hard to find, set back from the road, and our first attempt to visit was on a Tuesday when it is closed (it is closed on...More

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank Edmund R
Reviewed 22 September 2018

A complex building of nooks and crannies that has been added to and altered over many centuries. Many contemporary items set in rooms presented as from their period. A real gem.

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank EndersShadow
Reviewed 17 September 2018

a real gem of a museum, a snap shot of life in Norwich across many centuries, also has a peaceful hidden garden

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank DiGed
Reviewed 16 September 2018

We had seen this on the guide to Norwich map and enjoyed the visit very much - good place to visit for all ages.

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Trevor H
Reviewed 15 September 2018

We visited on a Heritage Open Day. It is a very old building which has been added to over the years. There is a pleasant garden at the back.The building is a lot larger than it appears from the outside.There are a series of interconnecting...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank 1147GG
Reviewed 14 September 2018

It is very many years since we last visited and it is a really superb place to explore. As part of Heritage Open days it was a free visit. This obviously made no difference to the staff as we were warmly greeted by an enthusiastic...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank DaveC774
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1 March 2017|
Response from jamesmoss16 |
I would like to know the history of the Strangers Hall