Gressenhall Farm & Workhouse, near Dereham

Gressenhall Farm & Workhouse Gressenhall Farm and Workhouse Gressenhall Farm and Workhouse
Discover first-hand what life would have been like in a Victorian workhouse, not so long ago - and learn about the traditional farming techniques that were used. Gressenhall offers fun and some interesting insights into the past.  


  • For families
  • Agricultural
  • Photography
  • History & Museums
  • Talks & Guided Tours
  • Vintage & Antiques
  • Restaurant/Café on site
  • Gift shop
  • Guided tours for groups
  • Facilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visits
  • Education/study area
  • Disabled Facilities
  • Picnic area
  • Birthday parties, etc.

Gressenhall Farm and Workhouse

Gressenhall Farm and Workhouse is a truly unique museum. Visit its 50-acre site and discover the:

  • Museum of life on the land
  • Traditional farm with rare breed animals
  • Beautiful, unspoilt grounds and exciting adventure playground

The museum is a great day out whether you want to learn about the lives of Norfolk people in the past or relax and have a good time with your friends and family. You’ll need a whole day to begin to discover all its wonders.

Gressenhall Farm and Workhouse

Locations shown are approximate