The Maids Head, Tombland & Elm Hill

The Maids Head Hotel, photograph Lightening Photography
The Maids Head Hotel, photograph Lightening Photography

A 1½ hour guided walking tour of historic Tombland, Norwich’s ancient Anglo-Scandinavian Market Place and picturesque Elm Hill, with coffee or tea and stories at the historic Maids Head Hotel.

Hear the stories of Nurse Edith Cavell, Sir Thomas Erpingham and the Battle of Agincourt, the Norwich Riot of 1272, Kett’s Rebellion, Royal visitors to the Maids Head, Walter Eghe’s lucky escape, the Samson and Hercules dance hall, picturesque Elm Hill, which featured in the 2020 Netflix film, Jingle Jangle: A Christmas Journey.

  • Maximum size of group 14
  • Cost £8.50 per person, includes coffee or tea and biscuits at the Maids Head Hotel
  • Minimum charge £45

Check out this short video talk by me, giving an introduction to the history of the Maids Head Hotel, click here

Here’s a link to Anglia TV’s news item about Jingle Jangle, click here