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    Visit Us

    The Forum is open 7am to midnight every day except Christmas and Boxing Day. Click on the following links for the opening hours of: Millennium Library | The Forum Shop by Jarrold | Tourist Information Centre | MINT

    The Forum, Millennium Plain, Norwich, NR2 1TF



    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


    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 County Council website.

    The Forum Car Park

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

    The car park is underground and access is via Bethel Street.

    The Forum car park has 204 spaces.

    There is a height restriction of 2 metres.

    To check the availability of spaces, Norwich Car Park spaces availability checker 

    Parking Charges

    £1.80 per hour between 7am and 5pm
    £2.50 fixed charge between 5pm and midnight 

    There are four parking payment machines (two on level -1, one on level -2 and one on level -3).

    They all accept notes, coins and card payments.

    The car park closes at midnight. A £30 charge will apply to any vehicle left overnight.

    Lost tickets will be charged from earliest possible time of entry, generally 7am.

    A cash machine is located inside The Forum next to Building Services.

    Parking Charges from 1 February 2018
    £2 per hour between 7am - 5.30pm
    £2.50 fixed charge between 5.30pm and midnight

    Car Park Accessibility

    There are 12 disabled badge parking spaces on Level - 2 and 8 parent with toddler parking spaces on Level-1.

    A lift operates from the car park to the Atrium and first floor.

    The Forum car park has recently been awarded a Disabled Parking Accreditation.


    Electric Car Charging

    Four electric car charging points (7kW) are located on level -2. These charging points are free to use (normal parking charges apply), all you need to do is bring along your charge cable with a Type 2 connector. 

    Park Mark

    The Forum's car park has been accredited with the Park Mark, which identifies police assessed parking facilities which carry measures to deter criminal activity and create a safer environment for motorists and their vehicles.

    CCTV is used by The Forum Trust's Facilities staff to monitor the car park at all times.