Stories of Lynn – Museum and Old Gaol Cells

Stories of Lynn, Museum and old gaol cells, brings King’s Lynn’s fascinating history, vividly to life with a stunning exhibition.

Set within the magnificent, newly-revealed vaulted undercroft of the 15th century Trinity Guildhall, Stories of Lynn invites you to discover stories of the seafarers, explorers, merchants, mayors, magistrates and miscreants who have shaped King’s Lynn, one of England’s most important medieval port town’s, over more than 800 years of history.

Download the Stories of Lynn App

Available for free from the Apple App Store or Google Play

The Stories of Lynn App is a guide to the historic town of King’s Lynn. Featuring informative audio and beautiful images, the app brings history vividly to life.

There are walking tours of King’s Lynn plus tours of the Town Hall and Goal House and interactive features.

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Tour the Old Goal Cells

Try on the Mayor’s robes

See the magnificent King John Cup

Exhibits and games

The revitalised town hall complex is a gateway to the town’s other heritage sites including the Red Mount Chapel, neighbouring King’s Lynn Minster, Greyfriars Tower, True’s Yard, St. Nicholas’ Chapel and Lynn Museum.

Look out for the new “Stories of Lynn” mobile app, that helps to bring history and local heritage to life. Find out more about the history, and tales within Stories of Lynn, and discover more about the historic town and it’s wealth of heritage sites and attractions – Coming soon!

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Stories of Lynn – the exhibition