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5519132English Heritage: Grime's Graves
DateSaturday 1st April 2017 to Sunday 29th October 2017
DescriptionGrime's Graves is the only Neolithic flint mine open to visitors in Britain. This grassy lunar landscape of 400 pits was first named Grim's Graves by the Anglo-Saxons. It was not until one of them was excavated in 1870 that they were identified as flint mines dug over 5,000 years ago.
Time(s)Apr-Sep, Mon-Sun 10am-6pm, Oct, Wed-Sun 10am-5pm
LocationGrimes Graves
Price£4.30, child £2.60, concs £3.90, family £11.20
Telephone No.01842 810656
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Grimes Graves
AddressLynford
Thetford
Norfolk
IP26 5DE
Opening times29 Mar-30 Sept daily 10.00-18.00, 1-31 Oct daily 10.00-17.00, 1 Nov-28 Mar Wed-Sun 10.00-16.00. Closed 13.00-14.00 throughout the year. Closed 24-26 Dec and 1 Jan. (Entry to the mines for children under 5 years will be at the discretion of the custodian.)
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