This event has now passed, find out what else is going on at Ancient House

Join Melissa Hawker from Ancient House Museum to learn more about the life of Maharaja Duleep Singh and his children.

Are you interested in learning about Thetford’s links to the wider world, both past and present?

Thetford has a long history of global connections, most notably through its link with the Maharaja Duleep Singh, who called the local area home for most of his life. Join us as we hear from Thetford’s Ancient House Museum and learn more about the life of the Maharaja and his children, and the incredible global links that Thetford enjoys.

We'll also be talking about Thetford's global connections today and how the town continues to be linked to the wider world. This free online event offers a glimpse into other parts of our world and how your home, right here in Thetford, is connected to other people and places.


Ancient House

White Hart Street, Thetford, Norfolk, IP24 1AA

01842 752599


Opening times

April – September
Tuesday – Saturday 10am – 5pm

October – March
Tuesday – Saturday 10am – 4pm

Closed Sundays, Mondays and Bank Holidays, including 30 March, 25 and 26 December and 1 January.

Exhibitions and events at Ancient House

Related exhibitions and events

Back to top