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Downham Market

National Rail | station code DOW

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One of Norfolk's oldest market towns with many attractive buildings and an iconic clock built in 1878. Markets are held near the clock on Friday and Saturday.

Discover Downham ½ mile

Displays focus on local Fenland life and conflict through the ages, housed in the old fire station. Café. Tel. 01366 384428. Admission free.
Open ThFS 1000-1600.
www.discoverdownham.org.uk

Downham Market map

Church Farm and Stow Hall Gardens by bus (or 2½ miles)

A farm park with rare breeds and tame animals. Nature walks (see website to book). Stow Hall Gardens. Tearoom. Tel. 01366 382162.
Open Farm ThFSSu (Daily Apr-Oct) 1000-1700. Gardens Apr-Oct, Wed 1000-1600.
www.churchfarmstowbardolph.co.uk
Bus 37 from Trafalgar Road (½ mile from station) to Stow Bridge Road (shortly after joining A10, watch for Farm sign, no marked stop). M-S about hourly but journeys via Watlington are NOT suitable, about 17 minutes journey. Operated by Lynx. Buses also operate from Kings Lynn.

Stow Bardolph map