Explore King’s Lynn’s rich history on foot

King's Lynn, Norfolk

Explore 900 years of history found in historic King's Lynn, where medieval churches, secret courtyards and hidden alleys await your discovery.

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Take a little time to explore the medieval streets, passageways and hidden courtyards of this fascinating maritime town which is steeped in history.

Follow the maritime trail from the old fishing quarter, past splendid merchants houses and magnificent market places to the attractive waterfront or join one of the regular guided walks to discover some of the fascinating stories of the seafarers, explorers, merchants and everyday folk who have shaped King’s Lynn over the centuries.

There are many types of guided walks available, including regular walks such as 'Historic Lynn’, a ‘Maritime Walk' and evening walks including 'The Darker Side of Lynn' (a Guided Walk focussing on tales of murder, treason, hangings and witchcraft) and more.

Be sure to get your FREE copy of the Discover King’s Lynn map and historic trail.

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