Norfolk Makers Festival is mainly based at The Forum, in central Norwich.

The Forum, Millennium Plain, Norwich, NR2 1TF

01603 727950 or email


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Opening times

The main festival is open 10am-4pm and is free to enter.

For individual event, talks and workshop times see the what’s on page


The Forum has a dedicated car park open seven days a week, from 7am to midnight. 

Access is via Bethel Street.

£2 per hour between 7am – 5.30pm
£2.50 fixed charge between 5.30pm and midnight

The Forum is managed by the Forum Trust an independent, self-financing charity. Income raised from our car park helps to support our programme of FREE year-round programme of events and look after The Forum building.

The following links may also be useful when planning your journey by car:

Norwich City Council Parking Planner | Norwich Car Park spaces availability checker


The Forum has a number of secure cycle parking facilities including StreetPods at the front of the building on the Bethnal Street side.

For cycle maps and routes visit the Norwich City Council website.

Public Transport

The following links may be useful when planning your journey to The Forum by public transport.

First Buses | National Express |  National Rail Enquiries | Norwich Park & Ride | Norwich City Council Parking Planner | Norwich Airport