28/08/2018

People and Places – Colegate and Elm Hill

The Old Meeting House Congregational Church, Colegate

The Old Meeting House Congregational Church, Colegate

A 1½ hour guided walking tour looking at the stories of the people and places in Colegate and Elm Hill, an area bursting with the history of Norwich.

Hear about the 9th century Danes, medieval friars, Tudor fires and religious dissent, along with 18th century merchants, the great Norwich writers Amelia Opie and Harriet Martineau, John Crome and the Norwich School of Painters, the city’s lost shoe industry and much more.

  • Maximum size of group 15
  • Cost £8.50 per person, includes coffee or tea and biscuits at the Maids Head Hotel at the end of the tour.
  • Minimum charge £34