Opening Times


 Cage Lane Thetford IP24 2DS

Open every Saturday from March 23rd – November 30th


Tuesdays in Norfolk School Holidays (April 9th, 16th, May 28th & October 22nd) and all Tuesdays in July, August & September.


10am until 3pm, entry free (donations welcome). Dogs welcome.


Statue of Arthur Lowe (Captain Mainwaring) in front of the Light Cinema (IP24 2AZ)


Jones`s Van on display from Easter Sunday until October at the


Charles Burrell Museum Minstergate (IP24 1BN)


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Dad`s Army Radio Show

The Friends of Dads Army Museum Thetford together with the Dads Army Appreciation Society present the Dads Army Radio Show on Friday 10th May at the Carnegie Room, Thetford.


Based on the classic BBC sitcom by Jimmy Perry and David Croft, and the radio adaptations by Harold Snoad and Michael Knowles. Performed by David Benson and Jack Lane with direction by Owen Lewis and sound design by Tom Lishman.


Two actors, twenty-five much-loved characters…
Celebrating 50 years of Perry and Croft’s quintessential BBC sitcom, Dad’s Army Radio Show stars David Benson (Think No Evil Of Us: My Life With Kenneth Williams and Boris: World King) and Jack Lane (Wisdom Of A Fool) as they present their stage version of a selection some classic radio episodes featuring favourite lines, cherished characters and great feats of vocal impersonation!


Doors open 6:30pm for a 7:30pm start – Tickets just £16 each.

Tickets and information from here.


Dad's Army Museum Thetford

Since it opened in December 2007, the Dad's Army Museum has gone from strength to strength. Today thousands of visitors make their way to Thetford (Walmington-on-Sea) each year to see where the series was filmed and to learn more about one of the most enduring comedy programmes ever produced.