Royal Norfolk Regimental Museum

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Norwich Castle Museum Castle Meadow

  • General Enquiries: 01603 493625
  • Education Enquiries: 01603 495891

The Royal Norfolk Regimental Museum (RNRM) looks after a wealth of objects relating to the Regiment. Many of these objects are on display in Norwich Castle Museum, including army uniform, kit, personal letters and diaries that reflect the daily lives of soldiers in wartime and peace. Behind the scenes a small team of staff and volunteers care for the collection. In our archive we hold a large number of First World War documents including official war diaries, battalion orders and recommendations for awards, as well as more personal material such as letters, diaries and photographs.

Further information

Opening Hours:

Norwich Castle Peak Season (30 June – 28 September) Mon - Sat: 10am - 5pm Sun: 1 - 5pm Low Season Mon - Sat: 10am - 4.30pm Sun: 1pm 4.30pm Closed 24 – 26 December 2015 and 1 January 2016


Castle Ticket (incl. Special Exhibitions) Adult: £7.95 Concession (over 65s): £6.50 Child (age 4-18 yrs): £5.20 Family (2 adults + all children): £21 Family (1 adult + all children): £14


  • Museums Association
  • National Art Pass
  • English Heritage

Travel directions:

The offices of the Royal Norfolk Regimental Museum are based at Shirehall, Market Avenue, Norwich, NR1 3JQ, while the displays are located in Norwich Castle Museum.

Upcoming events:

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Facilities and services


  • Education facilities available
  • Library with public access
  • Mail order service available
  • Object study facilities available (enquire in advance)
  • Research facilities for academics
  • Shop
  • Study facilities
  • Wheelchair access to some public areas


  • Academic publications and resources available
  • Brochure or leaflet available with directions to museum
  • Direct teaching services for schools
  • Events and resources for children and families
  • Guided tours
  • Information point provided
  • Member of staff available with responsibility for education
  • Object identification and/or written enquiry service
  • Pre-booking service for groups
  • Primary school education service available
  • Printed/audio-visual information available for schools
  • Secondary school education service available
  • Teaching/resources available for HE/FE students
  • Touch exhibits
  • Activities for pre-school children
  • Public access available to collections information
  • Events/teaching/resources for people with disabilities
  • Large print information and/or interpretation
  • Adult lectures and courses held

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