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Did you know it’s Lord Nelson’s birthday?

"Did you know....?" is our series of facts and curiosities about Norwich's long and fascinating history. Our real-life escape games are based on true stories that unfolded in the historic locations you are playing in and we're spoilt for choice with stories to tell in Norwich's many beautiful buildings. This week we celebrate Admiral Horatio Nelson's birthday, born on 29th September 1758 in Burnham Thorpe, Norfolk. Arguably Norfolk's most famous son, Nelson was celebrated as a national hero following his death in the decisive British victory at the Battle of Trafalgar during the Napoleonic Wars. Read more about Nelson and Norwich here.

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Here’s why you should make a day of it when you join us at Blickling for THE QUEENMAKER

Our new game THE QUEENMAKER has been open at Blickling Church for a few weekends now, thrilling avid gamers and first timers alike who have made the trip and some great escapes. We wanted to let you know more about the story behind the game and what else there is to enjoy after making the short journey from Norwich, including some stunning sights, a charming tea room and an lovely pub stop for refuelling post-game.

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