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Monument tours start for summer

PUBLISHED: 09:30 15 April 2009 | UPDATED: 13:41 03 July 2010

GUIDED tours of Yarmouth's Nelson Monument start again for the summer season this weekend.

Visitors will be invited to climb the 217 steps to the top of the 144ft monument to enjoy breathtaking views, which even include Norwich Cathedral on a clear day.

GUIDED tours of Yarmouth's Nelson Monument start again for the summer season this weekend.

Visitors will be invited to climb the 217 steps to the top of the 144ft monument to enjoy breathtaking views, which even include Norwich Cathedral on a clear day.

Trained guides will be on hand to explain the monument's construction, history and restoration as well as its links with Admiral Lord Nelson.

Tours are for two people, last 30 minutes and cost £6 per person. For further information and to book a tour, contact the Nelson Museum on 01493 850698


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