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Cromer Museum

East Cottages
Tucker Street
NR27 9HB

Step inside this cosy Victorian fisherman's cottage and imagine what it was like to live in Cromer at the end of the 19th century.

Browse in the Old Cromer Gallery with its huge archive of historic photographs and illustrations of the town. Discover Cromer's history as a Victorian seaside resort with its fine hotels and scandalous mixed bathing.

Visit the Geology Gallery and see an amazing collection of fossils -all found in Norfolk. Enjoy fascinating displays revealing why Cromer is renowned as a geological area of international importance.

Find out about the famous West Runton elephant, Britain's oldest and most complete elephant fossil and see some its actual bones.

Marvel at a cast of the skull of a Mosasaur - a huge marine reptile common off the North Norfolk coast over 80 million
years ago.

Admire a beautiful series of portrait photographs of North Norfolk fishermen, including a selection of autochromes - rare early 20th century colour photographs, taken by Olive Edis, Norfolk's pioneering female photographer.

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Cromer Museum Postcode for SatNav: NR27 9HB


01263 513543

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