7 Jul 2018
After our successful event last year we are delighted to announce that the Freemen Free Admission for the Museum of Norwich and Strangers’ hall is being repeated this summer.Read More
10 Jul 2017
‘My ancestor William Boswell was admitted as a freeman in 1808’
Artist Patrick Boswell can trace his freemen links back more than 200 years. His ancestor William Boswell was apprenticed as a carver and gilder in Norwich in 1808 which earned him the right to become a Freeman of Norwich and pass the title through the generations to the present day.
17 Mar 2017
A new event, designed to help young people learn more about the history of Norwich, brought together more than 100 sixth-formers from city schools.
The Great Norwich History Competition is part of a programme of events to celebrate the 700th anniversary of the Freemen of Norwich.Read More