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National Rail | station code WMD

Norfolk Offers & Links

Wymondham is an ancient market town with historic buildings including the Abbey church and timber-framed Market Cross. Market day is Friday. Wymondham is pronounced 'Wyndham'.

TI (limited opening) Market Cross. Tel. 01953 604721.

Norfolk National Trust Holidays, East Anglia

Wymondham map

Wymondham Heritage Museum ½ mile

A museum of Wymondham's history in Britain's first model prison built in 1785. Two original cells can be seen. Displays include a re-created brush-making workshop which tells the story of the town's biggest industry. Tearoom.
Open Apr-Oct, Daily 1300-1600.

Wymondham Abbey ¾ mile

The Abbey was founded in 1107 and is unusual in having two towers.
Open Daily but occasionally closed.

Mid-Norfolk Railway ¾ mile

An 11 mile standard gauge preserved railway from Wymondham Abbey station (¾ mile) through rural Norfolk to the market town of Dereham. Refreshments at Dereham.
Open please see the website for days of operation, train times and special events.