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The Forum

The Forum 2 Millennium Plain | Bethel Street, Norwich NR2 1TF, England
+44 1603 727950
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Legoland does the Forum!

The following are the views of members of the Assist Trust's Trip Advisor group, who visited the... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Norwich, United Kingdom
went to see an exhibition -its a great place,- library, tourist info, cafe and pizza express

went to the forum to go see an exhibition in the auditoreum, - while i was there took in the... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
guy b
Windsor, 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 events and activities, many of which are free to enjoy. Inside The Forum, DON'T MISS Fusion, Europe's largest permanent digital gallery, which is free to enter. You can join a BBC Tour and go behind the scenes at the region's BBC TV and radio studios.You will also find the Millennium Library, two restaurants including PizzaExpress and a range of further education and advice services. Norwich Tourist Information Centre is also located at The Forum.Outside The Forum, Millennium Plain, Theatre Plain and The Forum Amphitheatre, host a year-round programme of community activities and popular events which lend The Forum a distinctly European atmosphere. The Forum's stunning open spaces and digital facilities are also available for hire by business and organisations looking for conference, meeting and training venues with a difference.
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The Forum 2 Millennium Plain | Bethel Street, Norwich NR2 1TF, England
+44 1603 727950

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Reviewed 3 days ago

The following are the views of members of the Assist Trust's Trip Advisor group, who visited the Lego exhibition at the Forum on 8.12.17; I liked the model houses. I got to make things from Lego myself on the Lego display board. It was marvellous...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

went to the forum to go see an exhibition in the auditoreum, - while i was there took in the library, also the cafe/ coffee shop on the ground floor ( which was excellent) there were ' city hosts' in and around the centre too...More

Thank guy b
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Forum is not only geographically at the centre of Norwich, in terms of its roles, activities and facilities it could be called the heart of Norwich. The building has no history, unlike the countless fine buildings in our fair city. It is modern, vast,...More

Thank drroger2016
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had difficulty finding this place starting at the railway station. We wanted the tourist information office. What a daft place to put it so tucked away from the centre. The staff there were in agreement and very helpful to us. Some useless exhibition was taking...More

Thank babs-4u
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Amazing art exhibition was on with excellent contemporary works for sale in a wide variety of styles. Impressive building and facilities within. Well worth a visit

Thank Alex O
Reviewed 4 November 2017

When I lived in Norwich the forum was not there. After I left it was built. It replaces the old Norwich Library which was lost in a devesting fire. Out of the ashes of the old libray arose this. It is slap in the middle...More

Thank lindabits
Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

Upon reading the information about this spacious glass fronted building, we learned that it was built for the Millennium. Is is used by BBC East Anglia, as well as housing a very large library. There are multiple floors to visit, and places to look out...More

Thank filthurlow
Reviewed 9 October 2017

We stopped here for the Tourist Information office and had a coffee inside. It's an interesting modern building with a library and a cafe, but most of the building appears to be BBC studios. Not sure I'd go out of my way to come here...More

Thank Fandango11
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Centrally located overlooking the market . Home of the BBC in the East but also houses events and exhibitions - we were there for the Gkuten Free Expo which was well attended and interesting

1  Thank Barry B
Reviewed 27 September 2017

This is a great asset to the city of Norwich. It is light and airy and houses the BBC Look East studio, a library and places to eat. From time to time there are things like an Ice Skating rink placed outside the front of...More

Thank Johnthefish
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29 October 2016|
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Response from Mike S | Reviewed this property |
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