This social history museum is set in a handsome 18thC townhouse on Swaffham's Georgian Market Place. Explore elegant rooms, rich collections and 21st century displays with lots for all the family to enjoy.
Our permanent galleries focus on a Swaffham man, Howard Carter and his discovery of the magnificent tomb of Tutankhamun and on wonderful collections of archaeological finds, all from the local area.
Upstairs in the Local History Room, settle in and enjoy browsing books, photo albums, periodicals and more. A great way to find out more about Swaffham and life in a Norfolk Market Town through the ages.
The museum has a fantastic collection of artefacts which span from prehistoric times to the present day and represents the history of the town of Swaffham and the surrounding villages.