Thetford, Charles Burrell Museum

NHER 30551

The Charles Burrell Museum opened in 1991 and is housed in the former Paint Shop on Minstergate in Thetford, Norfolk. The museum tells the stories of the Charles Burrell Works, the people who laboured there, and the machinery they produced. The past is captured through displays representing different areas of the Works, such as the foundry, and the display of our collection of Burrell engines and other agricultural equipment.



Shop. Study area.


Wheelchair access. Disabled access.

Opening Times

2006 Opening Times
Every Tuesday April to October 10.00 to 14.00
Every Last Saturday of the month April to November 10.00 to 16.00
Fri 3rd November 10.00 to 16.00 to coincide with Thetford French Market
Fri 1st Dec 16.00 to 20.00 to coincide with Thetford Christmas light switch on

Admission Costs


Postal Address

Minstergate, Thetford, Norfolk, IP24 1BN


01842 765840

01842 821702



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