A small museum in historic St Ives, on the banks of the River Ouse, the Norris Museum tells the story of St Ives and the old county of Huntingdonshire. Here you will find old maps and paintings, plus historic manuscripts and books related to the history of Huntingdonshire. There are exhibits of fossils, archaeology, Romans, the Victorian period, toys and games, WWII, and local arts and crafts. The museum also organises local history walks and a town trail. Behind the museum is a lovely riverside garden. The Museum is run by St Ives Town Council.
41 The Broadway, St Ives, Cambridgeshire, England, PE27 5BX
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