Discovery Trail

the north norfolk visitor centre on the deep history coast

Head long to the North Norfolk Visitor Centre in Cromer and immerse yourself in the interactive Deep History Coast Discovery Zone showcasing the incredible deep history of north Norfolk.

exploring the deep history coast discovery zone

Take a mammoth step back in time at the North Norfolk Visitor Centre in Cromer. Delve into the Deep History Coast Discovery Zone and immerse yourself in the tactile and interactive displays, taking you on a journey to the deepest depths of history! 

The many displays showcase the incredible story of the area from millions of years ago and this story is set to continue as new treasures are unearthed on our beaches every day.

Fossils finds, flint hand axe discoveries and mammoth skeleton remains being unearthed, all help shape our understanding of Britain’s earliest inhabitants.

Audio visual displays using augmented reality scenes bring the past to life and find out more about north Norfolk’s rich geological and archaeological past. See a 3D display of the Discovery Trail and find out what you'll be able to see along the route. And watch a film about how the Deep History Coast story evolved.

At the visitor centre, there is a Changing Places accessible facility as well as general visitor information and access to online information.


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