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Norwich Castle Museum & Art Gallery - Free Entry - 19th - 27th March 2022

19–27 March 2022

Come visit Norwich Castle Museum and Art Gallery for free in partnership with the National Lottery. The Castle site comprises the 900-year-old Castle (currently closed for redevelopment, see below) and a large gallery complex converted which remains open. It houses internationally important collections in archaeology, natural history, regimental history, and fine, decorative and contemporary art.

Construction work has begun on the Norwich Castle: Royal Palace Reborn project to transform the medieval Castle. Because of the building work and health and safety measures to protect visitors and staff, some areas of the Castle site are not open.

There are still plenty of fantastic treasures for you to explore including changing exhibitions and displays:

Art Galleries including works by the Norwich School of Artists.

The Boudica Gallery is open but some displays have been cleared and the objects have been put into storage while building works are happening.

Timothy Gurney temporary exhibitions gallery

Decorative Arts

Wider World Gallery

Natural History Galleries

The Egyptian collections, which have moved into a brand-new display in the Arts of Living Gallery. They will remain in this temporary location until building work in the Castle Keep is completed.

Royal Norfolk Regimental collections.

Stop for a break in our pop up Café or browse the gifts in the pop up shop, both located in our Rotunda.

You can contact the museum information desk on 01603 495897 for full details of closures before you visit.

Norfolk Museum Service will be taking part in National Lottery Open Week with a special offer, as detailed above, to National Lottery players who provide proof of purchase.

This offer will run on 19–27 March 2022

Open Monday to Saturday 10am to 4.30pm, Sunday 1pm to 4.30pm

Booking in advance is not required.

Offer redeemable by: Show your National Lottery ticket or scratch card to gain free admission.

All National Lottery games (including National Lottery draw-based games and National Lottery scratchcards) purchased in store and online/via app qualify to redeem this offer.

Proof of purchase of a National Lottery game can be either hard copy ticket or digital.

The date of draw / purchase is not relevant.

All offers are subject to availability. Norfolk Museum Service has the right to refuse entry in the event of venue / offer reaching capacity, as well as unforeseen circumstances.

In the event of queries on the day, the organisation's decision is final.

Please check with the venue for details such as opening times, location, specific terms and conditions and other pertinent information prior to visiting.

This offer is not exchangeable.

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