The knitted legacy of the fishing community.

Fishermen's ganseys (sweaters) gathered from along the east coast of the UK go on display inside the museum's historic lifeboats. It includes over 70 examples, including a selection of Sheringham and North Norfolk ganseys on loan from members of the local community.

Sheringham Museum

The Mo, Lifeboat Plain, Sheringham, Norfolk, NR26 8RF

01263 824482

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Opening times

1 Mar – 5 Jun
Tue – Sat, 10am – 4.30pm
Sun, 12noon – 4pm
Open Bank Holiday Mondays

6 Jun – 31 Oct
Mon – Sat, 10am – 4.30pm
Sun, 12noon – 4pm

Open by appointment over winter

Free entry with National Art Pass

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