Ancient House Museum


general information

General Information

The charming black and white building known as the Ancient House is among the principal attractions of the town of Thetford in Norfolk. Indeed, it probably ranks as one of the best examples of an early Tudor town house in East Anglia.


Adult: £3.95
Concession*: £3.55
Child (4-18): £2.95

Family Ticket (1 Adult + all children): £8.30
Family Ticket (2 Adults + all children): £11.00

*Visitors with disabilities, unwaged, over 65's or in full-time education

Free admission: Museum Pass holders, Friends of Thetford Museum, Children's University members and under 4's.

Pop in for a £1: One hour tickets available every day 1 hour before closing time.

Opening Times

April – September 2016
Tuesday – Saturday 10am – 5pm

October – March 2017
Tuesday – Saturday 10am – 4pm

Closed Sundays and Mondays, bank holidays and Christmas Eve.


Special Offers

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The ground floor, shop, garden and toilet are accessible to wheelchair users. The museum has audio guides and visitors with disabilities may bring one companion in free. For detailed advice about access tel. 01842 752599.


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• Baby changing facilities

• Accessible toilets

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