In this section you can find out exactly what the European Capital of Culture is; why Norwich is bidding to become Capital of Culture in 2008, and what it will mean for the City if we are successful; and who is behind the bid.
What do we mean by culture?
Culture is not just for a minority -everybody enjoys culture in one form or another. It’s not just about highbrow art – although that’s part of it — it’s about how we live our everyday lives. That’s why everyone’s part of it.
Some of the elements which make up the cultural life of Norwich are:
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