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We’ve visited this place on countless occasions for shows and events, plenty of parking, friendly... read more

Reviewed 24 December 2018
ibnak2
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Sainsbury art centre well worth a visit

Revisited with family, having last visited 18 years ago when my son was a student at the... read more

Reviewed 22 October 2018
Helen S
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Market Harborough, United Kingdom
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All reviews sainsbury centre love at first site visual arts well worth a visit uea architecture walks exhibition
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Was once a good music venue, but not anymore since it was sold out for a profit. Poor sound has made us leave 2 gigs now, terribly dank and devoid of any personality or style, dark, grey, souless, a veritable dump.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank nkcliff
Reviewed 11 February 2019

Worth a visit for the architecture. The Sainsburys art centre is also interesting. here you will find a variety of eclectic exhibits arranged as though they were displayed in a home rather than a museum. The university broad provides a leisurely stroll by the water...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Erica W
Reviewed 24 December 2018 via mobile

We’ve visited this place on countless occasions for shows and events, plenty of parking, friendly staff and lots of facilities.

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank ibnak2
Reviewed 22 October 2018

Revisited with family, having last visited 18 years ago when my son was a student at the university. Very pleasant grounds. The art is modern and from many places around the world. Some unusual gift ideas on central stall area. You could also pay and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Helen S
Reviewed 5 October 2018

Over the years I've frequented the LCR for gigs. First the good; it's a good size venue, the parking is free, drinks are averagely priced, the stage is decent and the sound is usually good as long as you can find a way into the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank RichLloydBrown
Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

This place of learning has some great walks through woodlands and around the lake. You might even see a heron or two hunting the lake’s residents. When you’ve had enough of walking you can enjoy a bite to eat at the Sainsbury Centre of Visual...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank WriterMarkH
Reviewed 27 June 2018

Has a very long history of cheap architecture (noisy and flimsy) drunkenness in the residences drugs and worse. Miserable grey wet concrete. Very politicised agenda. Not really respected by employers I found. Very smug and conceited attitude in many quarters. Might have been the coolest...More

Date of experience: June 2018
4  Thank lazenlondonuk
Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

Review of the UEA LCR for gigs only. It’s a terrible venue for gigs particularly if the gig is sold out. The bottom bit looks okay but the upper floor near the bar has such an obscured view because of all the concrete columns and...More

Date of experience: May 2018
2  Thank Newpeeple
Reviewed 24 April 2018

My daughter has dragged me around the country visiting Uni's and I have to say, the UEA did it for me.....and my daughter! Yes, we did Cambridge, Nottingham (twice), Durham, Sheffield etc. etc. yet there was something about the UEA that caused us both to...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank X8685WHjamesf
Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

UEA LCR (Nick Rayns) Arena If there’s a specific entry for this I can’t find it. LCR is Norwich’s biggest gig venue outside of parks. Seen some cracking gigs here. It’s about 2,000 people and the atmosphere is great. If you’re a gig goer you’ve...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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