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Visited at the weekend for the German market. Stalls inside and outside. Display in The Forum of... read more

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happyplayer
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Mechanical circus

Lots of things going on, including the library, restaurant, gift shop, art exhibition. We visited... read more

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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The Forum, Norwich, is one landmark destination with a unique mix of community resources, visitor experiences and conference, meeting and event facilities.Attracting over 2.5 million people each year, The Forum is home to an innovative programme of...more
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Reviewed today

Visited at the weekend for the German market. Stalls inside and outside. Display in The Forum of circus was very interesting and all the visiting children there were interested in them.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed today

Lots of things going on, including the library, restaurant, gift shop, art exhibition. We visited the mechanical circus, this was great, there are selfie opportunities with a circus theme. You can activate the demonstrations. A nice free activity for both adults and children.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice airy building which on the day we went had a Christmas crafts market on. My friend and I had a good look around and really enjoyed ourselves, only wish we had found it earlier as we were on a tight schedule.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Sprout1Cheshire
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A lively place with something always going on. A great coffee shop and the tourist information staff are so helpful. The library is superb and it would be so easy to spend the day in the Forum and not get bored

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 58Mick
Reviewed 24 October 2018

lovely choice of pitza and lots of extras to choice from. the pitzas are very well presented with lots of toppings , beautifully cooked

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank sianh920
Reviewed 8 October 2018

Whilst visiting Norwich City Centre, we happened upon the Forum complex. A very modern glass clad building which houses a library, museum, tourist information, cafes and provides an events venue. It was well frequented by all age groups a real buzzy place to visit and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank johnpatricia4
Reviewed 29 September 2018

I went for the library only I didn't find the Forum Library very conducive to study, research or just reading. A hum of chatter, noise, people walking about aimlessly meeting others. There was no one actually reading anything, except those in armchairs, snoozing over the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank mark_davie_2000
Reviewed 15 September 2018

Housing the main Library and the Tourist Information Centre (and a few eateries) this is a huge spacious building. The atrium is very big and provides a great airy space for events. Outside, they sometimes hold charity absailing events from the top of the building...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank SheffieldMarshall
Reviewed 6 September 2018

The Forum is a wonderful modern building which serves not only as a library but also houses a 2nd Air Division Museum Library, the BBC East Studios, Cafe Bar Marzano, Pizza Express, the MINT employment service for young people, the Forum Shop run by Jarrolds,...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank maltese632017
Reviewed 3 September 2018

The Forum is a community building in Norwich, Norfolk in England. It stands opposite the St. Peter Mancroft Church. Built on the site of the previous Norwich Library which burnt down in 1994, the Forum was designed by Michael Hopkins and Partners, and built as...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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I can't actually remember seeing any restriction, but doesn't help you..... When I went a couple of months ago a dog was sat with it's lead outside the Tourist Information where someone had put a water bowl. That seems OK... More
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