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Sheringham is a Norfolk town on the North Sea coast 6 miles (10 km) from Cromer, in England.


The motto of Sheringham is "The sea enriches and the pine adorns".

Get in[edit]

By road[edit]

The A149 runs through the village to the West passing through most coastal villages and on to King's Lynn and to the East through Cromer. The A148 passes 1½ miles S of the village (connected through Holway Rd) running King's Lynn, Holt, Cromer.

By train[edit]

By bus[edit]

A National Express coach service runs from London's Victoria Coach Terminal to a stop outside the Sheringham railway station.

On foot[edit]

The Norfolk Coast Path (84 miles) runs past the village, to Blakeney and on to Hunstanton to the W and to Cromer and on to Sea Palling to the E.

Get around[edit]

The village is small enough to see on foot.


Beeston Regis and the Bump
Oddfellows Hall
Sheringham War Memorial
  • 1 War Memorial. Sheringham And Beeston War Memorial (Q26677257) on Wikidata
  • 2 Masonic Hall. Masonic Hall (Q6783675) on Wikidata Masonic Hall, Sheringham on Wikipedia
  • 3 Beeston Bump. Hill just 63 m high offers fantastic views of surrounding countryside. Beeston Regis#Beeston Hill (Beeston Bump) on Wikipedia
  • 4 Oddfellows Hall, 4 Lifeboat Plain, Sheringham, NR26 8BG, +44 1263 822016. It was built in 1867 as an RNLI Lifeboat station and a gathering place for fishermen and boat builders. It is now used as a venue for hire.
  • 5 Sheringham Park, Upper Sheringham, NR26 8TL, +44 1263 820550, . Sheringham Park (Q7495021) on Wikidata Sheringham Park on Wikipedia
  • 6 The Mo Sheringham Museum, Lifeboat Plain, Sheringham, NR26 8BG, +44 1263 824482, . Mar to end of Oct: (M summer & school holidays) Tu-Sa 10AM-4:30PM, Su noon-4PM. Tells story of the town. Sheringham Museum at the Mo (Q7751827) on Wikidata The Mo Sheringham Museum on Wikipedia
  • 7 Fishermen’s Heritage Centre, The Slipway, West Cliff, Sheringham, NR26 8JT, +44 1263 824343, . Thursday before Easter to end of Sep: daily noon-4PM. Tells the history of the lifeboats provided by the Upcher family of Sheringham Hall for the use of the fishermen of what was then Lower Sheringham. Free (donations appreciated).
  • 8 Old Coastguard Lookout, Skelding Hill, Sweet Briar Lane, Sheringham, NR26 8HG, +44 1263 821200, . Station open daily 8:30AM–6PM during British Summer Time, 8:30Am–4PM otherwise. Small coastal surveillance station with superb clifftop views over the Sheringham, North Sea and Sheringham Golf Club. Free (donations appreciated).



A locally caught lobster.

  • 1 Tesco (Superstore/supermarket), Cromer Rd, Sheringham, NR26 8RS, +44 345 610 2910. M-Sa 7AM-11PM, Su noon-4PM. ATMs.




Stay healthy[edit]


As of Sep 2022, Sheringham and its approach roads have 4G from O2 and Vodafone but no signal from EE or Three. 5G has not reached this area.

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