The Forum is an iconic public building in the heart of Norwich open seven days a week*.
You will find an eclectic mix of events and activities, food and drink, shopping, information services and the most popular public library in the UK. Organisations from across the region host events inside and outside the building - from markets, fairs and exhibitions to community celebrations, charity events and live performances.
The Forum is the home of the Norfolk and Norwich Millennium Library, the Tourist Information Centre, the Citizens’ Advice Bureau, Pizza Express, Café Bar Marzano, The Forum Shop by Jarrolds and BBC East.
The Forum is managed by The Forum Trust, an independent, self-financing educational charity. The Forum Trust creates a year-round programme of free events which celebrate the talent and achievements of people in the Eastern region.
The Forum Trust produces Norwich Science Festival, Norwich Games Festival, Norfolk Makers’ Festival and Heritage Open Days, and supports community events including Run Norwich and Norfolk Disability Pride.
*Except Christmas Day and Boxing Day