GroundWork Gallery
17 Purfleet Street
King’s Lynn
PE30 1ER

t: 00 44 (0)1553 340714


Opening times

The Gallery is only open during exhibition dates.

Then, during exhibitions the gallery is open on Tuesdays-Saturdays, 11.00-4.00
Other times might be possible by arrangement.

Closed Sunday and Monday


How to get there

By train & bus
Direct trains to King's Lynn run hourly from London King’s Cross, Cambridge and Ely.
The train journey from London Kings Cross takes just under 2 hours, from Cambridge 50 minutes, from Ely 30 minutes,
Connections via Ely enable journeys across country to Peterborough which is a major junction for the North and South. The gallery is a 20 minute walk from the station across the largely pedestrianised town centre. Head towards the river and the Custom House.

Excel and National Express buses run regularly from from Norwich Bus Station and the journey takes approximately 1 hour 40 minutes.

By car
King’s Lynn is at the junction of major roads... A17 West to Lincolnshire, A47 East to Norwich and West to Peterborough, A149 North to Norfolk coast and A10 South to Ely, Cambridge and London.

There is no parking immediately outside the gallery but there is off-road space so that people can be set down in front, and there are plenty of spaces in the vicinity. To see a map of public car parks nearby click here:

In summary:

Long-term parking
Boal Quay (10 minute walk)
Common Staithe Quay (15 minute walk)
Short-term parking
Baker Lane (2 minute walk)
South Quay (2 minute walk)
Saturday Market Place (5 minute walk)
Tuesday Market Place (5 minute walk)
For all pay and display carparks and streets you will need coins to pay by the hour. The long-term ones are considerably cheaper. Free parking by the half hour is available in King Street.