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Address: Waggon and Horses Lane, Norwich NR3 1HG, England
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+44 1603 666071

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A beautiful area of the old town, steeped in history.

We took advantage of "The Old City Walking Tour". Our guide was informative, amusing, and passionate about her beautiful City. The cobbled streets, crooked houses, old pubs... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
Sheila A
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Huntingdon, United Kingdom

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Huntingdon, United Kingdom
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43 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We took advantage of "The Old City Walking Tour". Our guide was informative, amusing, and passionate about her beautiful City. The cobbled streets, crooked houses, old pubs, numerous churches and fascinating historical facts made this a most enjoyable tour. We were somewhat time restricted and will need to do it again to allow time for more photographs and absorption of... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

A truly beautiful, but steep walk, Elm Hill takes you back to a bygone era. We had a relaxing walk and window-shopped. Definitely recommend the "climb" up the hill - it's a treat. VISITED 2014

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Great Yarmouth
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

cobbled streets old buildings and boutique shops love the area, i think the Norwich ghost walk comes through here

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Back in the 1920s, this lane was due to be demolished and rebuilt. Some members of the council and visionary Norwich citizens fought this plan and succeeded in getting many of the old buildings preserved but with the less attractive structures beautifully renovated in the authentic original style

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Grays Thurrock, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's so lucky that a street like this has been preserved and it's well worth a visit. Take a camera to get some photos of the cobbled street and the beautiful, historic buildings. Anyone with walking difficulties may have trouble managing the cobbles. We visited on a coldish winter day and the street was virtually empty. I would imagine it... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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38 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I lived in Norwich until September this year and I miss it already. A Gorgeous,laid back little place and this street is one of many beautiful ones. Lovely architecture great atmosphere.

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London, United Kingdom
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46 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016

Cobbles and lovely old property's to see don't forget to see the Bear shop never seen so many .Peaceful to walk down and look at the colours of the buildings in the street.

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

Hi All Elm Hill in Norwich is a must for visitors. I have lived in Norwich for more years than I wish to mention and I still get the feeling of the olden days when walking round here. The buildings are quaint and I understand Lovejoy had an episode down here as well as other snippets on TV. You can... More 

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Hereford, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016

A very popular street full of tourists (ourselves included)! Medieval frontages, quirky shops and nice restaurants make for a pleasant walk

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Woodbridge
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016

If you come to visit Norwich as a tourist, then Elm Hill is one of the must see sights for its unique cobbled streets. It was the setting for a famous Monty Python sketch filmed here here in 1969, with John Cleese playing Mozart, Graham Chapman as his wife/housekeeper, and Michael Palin as the rat catcher. Not a street to... More 

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