Friday, 16 May 2014

Great Yarmouth Heritage Walk – Whitsun Holiday Special – South Quay and St George’s - Wednesday, May 28, 2014

St George's Theatre Great Yarmouth

Explore historic Great Yarmouth on a special Whitsun Holiday Heritage Walk on Wednesday, May 28, taking in South Quay and St George's Theatre. The walk starts at 2pm from the Fishermen’s Hospital Gates in the Market Place and lasts approx. 1½ hours.

Places must be booked in advance on 01493 846346, or at Great Yarmouth Tourist Information Centre, Marine Parade. Prices: £6.50 adults, £4 children (7-16), under 7’s free, price includes refreshments at St George’s Pavilion.  Twenty maximum on the walk, so book early (10 minimum for guided walk to take place).

South Quay was once described as the finest quay in all Europe. Learn about the area’s stunning architecture; find out about Yarmouth’s witches and The Tolhouse Museum, the oldest gaol in the country; visit newly refurbished St George’s Theatre and explore its stunning interior.

For details of Great Yarmouth’s full programme of Heritage Walks see www.heritage-walks.co.uk, or pick up a leaflet at Great Yarmouth Tourist Information Centre.