Welcome to the Norfolk Historic Maps Website

Whether it is the waters of the Broads, the cliffs of the North Norfolk coast, the ancient landscapes of the Brecklands, the uninterrupted views of the Fens or our ancient cities and market towns, the landscape of Norfolk is a living testament to the combined forces of nature and humanity.
Historic Norfolk Interactive Map Browser

Map Explorer

Interactive Map

Step into the past with the interactive map explorer and view historical maps alongside historical aerial survey data and modern day Ordnance Survey maps. Overlay maps to pinpoint changes in the geographic landscape of the County, population and housing growth in urban areas or to simply find out if the area where you live was even built 50 years ago.

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Historic Norfolk Map Image Viewer

Map Image Viewer

Interactive Map Image Viewer

View some of the historical maps of the Norfolk area held in the Archive Centre at County Hall including those of Norwich, Great Yarmouth, Thetford and Kings Lynn. Zoom and pan into and around the maps allowing you to see the fine detail of these hand-crafted maps.

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