Norris Museum, St. Ives
History, tourist information, and nearby accommodation
The Norris Museum in St. Ives tells the story of the no-longer extant county of Huntingdonshire. The museum was founded by native Herbert Norris, who bequeathed his collection of Huntingdonshire artefacts when he died in 1931.,/p>
The museum contains exhibitions of local art, as well as old photographs and memorabilia associated with Huntingdonshire. The museum gift shop offers a guidebook of the town of St Ives.
Don't confuse this St Ives with the larger town of the same name in Cornwall!
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Address: 41 The Broadway, St Ives, Cambridgeshire, England, PE27 5BX
Attraction Type: Museum
Location: off the B1040
OS: TL312 713
Photo Credit: David Ross and Britain Express
NEARBY HISTORIC ATTRACTIONS
Heritage Rated from 1- 5 (low to exceptional) on historic interest
Hemingford Grey Manor - 1.3 miles (Historic Building)
Houghton Mill - 1.9 miles (Historic Building)
Over, St Mary's Church - 3.8 miles (Historic Church)
Huntingdon, All Saints Church - 4.6 miles (Historic Church)
Willingham, St Mary's Church - 5.8 miles (Historic Church)
Longstanton, St Michael's Church - 6.6 miles (Historic Church)
Offord Darcy, St Peter's Church - 6.6 miles (Historic Church)
Buckden Towers - 7.7 miles (Historic Building)
Nearest Accommodation to Norris: