Great Yarmouth Row Houses and Greyfriars' Cloisters

Group visits to Great Yarmouth Row Houses

Step into centuries of fishing-port life in these unique and vividly presented houses - rare survivors of Yarmouth's once crowded 'Rows'. Originally built for wealthy merchants (one still has spectacular Jacobean ceilings), they were later divided into humble fishermen's dwellings. One house is now presented as it was in 1850 and 1890, the other in 1942, just before it was struck by a Second World War incendiary bomb.

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Group Discount

We offer a 15% discount (10% for Stonehenge) for travel trade and organised groups of 11 or more paying visitors when payment is made in a single transaction.
Per group you also receive:

  • free entry for one tour leader
  • free entry for one coach driver

The tour leader, coach driver and any English Heritage members do not count towards the group totals.

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Booking information

Opening times:

Please be aware of the site's opening times when making your enquiry. Some of our smaller sites close during the winter, so you may expect a longer than expected response time.

Making a booking:

Contact information for making your group booking can be found in the Visit & Contact Information section below.

Please include the property name and date of visit in the subject line of your email along with the following information:

  • Group name
  • Name of property
  • Tour reference/booking reference (if applicable)
  • Date and time of arrival
  • Number of visitors

Payment method:

Payment can be made on arrival by: cash, credit/debit card, cheque (made payable to The English Heritage Trust), Agency Voucher Scheme (AVS).

Visit & Contact information

  • Prices and opening times: Please check here. The 'without donation' price applies to trade.
  • Coach parking: There is no coach parking available on site but there is a drop off and pick up point outside the Row Houses.
  • Catering: Hot and cold drinks are available on site from the vending machine/fridge. There is a small selection of cake bars, sweets and savoury snacks available, and ice-cream in the summer.
  • Exhibition: Both houses contain a wonderful collection of fixtures and fitting rescued from other now demolished dwellings. The Row 111 house is shown as it was in 1942, with figures of the three families which then occupied it.
  • Access: The gift shop is located inside Row 111 House, access is via two steep steps from the front entrance. Ramped access is available from the side entrance should it be required. Access to the upper floors is via steep stairs only.
  • Average length of visit: 1 hour.

Address: South Quay, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, NR30 2RG


Telephone: Row Houses: 01493 857900

Group Travel Support

Further support and useful resources available to group travel organisers can be found on our dedicated Group Visits webpages.

For educational groups, please visit our School Visits webpages.

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