Friends of Kett's Heights
Friends' free guided tours
We run free guided tours of Kett's Heights on the first Sunday of the month from April to October inclusive. These are small, friendly tours which focus on the history of the site. You must register on-line to attend. The next available tour is on Sunday October 2nd 2022. You can book HERE
Note: there will be no tour on the first Sunday in September because of the Heritage Open Day event on Sunday September 11th. See below for details.
Sunday 11th September 2022 14.30 -15.30
As part of the national Heritage Open Days event (9 -18th September), which this year is on the theme of Astounding Inventions, the Friends of Kett's Heights are offering a free talk (given by Jane Chittenden) on 'How Gas Changed Norwich' . This will take place in St. Matthew's Church, Telegraph Lane West, Norwich, NR1 4JA on Sunday 11th September 2022 14.30 -15.30 this will be followed by a short tour of Kett's Heights for those that wish to participate. You can register on-line for this event HERE
We have also prepared a self-guided Industrial Heritage tour which can be downloaded from our 'trails page'
If you represent a community group that would like a free guided tour at any other time of the year then please get in touch with us via the form on our Contact Us page
Shardlake's Norwich Tours
Note: Shardlake Tours are operated by Paul Dickson and will be limited to small groups (max 20). Book early to avoid disappointment. For detailed information and to book tickets visit:-
The tour celebrates CJ Sansom's best-selling novel, Tombland and looks at Norwich during Kett's Rebellion.
All tours start and finish at the Maids Head Hotel (with tea/coffee) and include a visit to Kett's Heights. The tours are led by Norwich tour guide Paul Dickson.
9 August at 6pm
20 August at 10am
25 August at 10am
15 September 10am
22 September at 10am
15 October at 10am
28 October at 10am
17 November at 10am
2 December at 10am
17 December at 10am