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Tour Guide:Stories of the Workhouse at Gressenhall Farm & Workhouse

  • Self-assessed Accessibility Information

Tour Guide, Thu 16 Jul 2020, £8.10-£9

Stories of the Workhouse

Stories of the Workhouse

Copyright: Gressenhall Farm and Workhouse

In light of COVID-19, please check directly with the venue for details on opening dates and potential new visiting procedures.

Details

Complimentary access to site from 12 noon on the day of the tour for each participant.

For more information, please visit the Gressenhall website.

Baby changing facilitiesCoach parties acceptedCredit cards accepted (no fee)Disabled toiletsEducation/study areaFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsGift shopOn-site cateringOn-site light refreshmentsPicnic sitePublic toiletsWheelchairs availableAccepts groupsFacilities for conferencingFacilities for corporate hospitality

We have a lovely cafe that serves hot and cold snacks and meals.

Event details

Dates Times
Thu 16 Jul 2020 14:30 to 15:30
Site open until 5pm.

Prices

Advance booking essential. Tickets £9, Museums Pass £8.10.

Complimentary access to site from 12 noon on the day of the tour for each participant.

Events at this Venue

date event
Thu 16 Jul Stories of the Workhouse
Wed 22 Jul - Sun 16 Aug Summer Holidays - Hooray for Harvest
Mon 27 - Fri 31 Jul Clean the Collections
Fri 7 Aug Inside Gressenhalls' Collections
Mon 17 Aug - Sun 6 Sep Summer Holiday - A Wheely Good Time
Fri 28 Aug Bat Walk

Address

Gressenhall Farm & Workhouse,
Gressenhall,
Dereham,
Norfolk,
NR20 4DR

Location

Directions

See location of Gressenhall Farm and Workhouse on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: TF 974169  Lat: 52.71444 Long: 0.92219

What3words:

By Road:
Follow the brown signs from the A47. Three miles north of Dereham on the B1146.

By Public Transport:
From Norwich station it is 20 miles to Roots of Norfolk at Gressenhall.

Parking: free

Accessible by Public Transport

Facilities

  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Education/study areaEducation/study area
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • On-site cateringOn-site catering
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Picnic sitePicnic site
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Wheelchairs availableWheelchairs available
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Facilities for conferencingFacilities for conferencing
  • Facilities for corporate hospitalityFacilities for corporate hospitality

We have a lovely cafe that serves hot and cold snacks and meals.

Self-Assessed Accessibility Details

Parking

  • YesDesignated parking for guests with disabilities
    • YesWithin 50 metres approx. of entrance
  • The surface of the car park and pathway leading to entrance:
  • hard surface and shingle

  • YesDrop-off point for guests outside entrance
  • The route from the parking area to the entrance:
    • YesIs flat (i.e. without steps)

Food

  • YesLevel access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift to cafeteria
  • YesGood contrast between the floor and walls
  • YesMenus available in large print (14pt and over)
  • Restaurant / cafe provide meals for visitors with special dietary requirements:
    • YesSugar free (diabetic)
    • YesGluten free (coeliacs)
    • YesLactose free (dairy free)
    • YesLow potassium
    • YesLow sodium
    • YesNut free
    • YesAdditive free
    • YesVegetarian
    • YesVegan
  • YesSeating suitable for wheelchair users, ie moveable and good height for person sitting in a wheelchair
  • YesHigh chairs for children
  • YesChildren's menu

Public Areas

  • Level access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift:
    • YesFrom the entrance to reception / ticket area
    • YesTo a specially adapted public toilet suitable for wheelchair users
    • YesTo the gift shop
  • YesGood contrast between the floor and walls
  • YesLift equipped with verbal floor announcements
  • YesLift equipped with raised floor numbers or braille numbers or letters
  • YesContrast markings on clear surfaces such as glass doors
  • YesBaby changing facilities
  • YesVisitor information available in large print (14pt and over)
  • YesVisitor information available in audio format

General

  • YesHearing loop system
  • YesSeating available for visitors with limited mobility
  • YesClear signage
  • YesEffective lighting for visually impaired visitors
  • YesGood colour/tonal contrast for visually impaired visitors
  • YesWheelchairs provided
    • YesFree
  • YesRoutes/pathways suitable for wheelchair users or visitors with limited mobility
  • YesDisplays at suitable height for wheelchair users / children
  • YesAudible alarm system