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The Suffolk Show

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Felixstowe Road | Trinity Park, Ipswich IP3 8UH, England
+44 1473 707110
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Why oh why is this so expensive? If they were to CUT the entrance prices they would have more... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
davidY4495BQ
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Ipswich, United Kingdom
A Great Fair with Lots of Things to See

This was an interesting experience for me, because I grew up showing animals in my hometown's... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Amanda A
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The Suffolk Show is organised by the Suffolk Agricultural Association and is part of their 186 year history. The Show is the largest pop-up event for families in the county, the Suffolk Show is a fantastic day out for big kids and little kids alike and, as under 15’s go free, it’s great value for money too. Enjoy a unique opportunity to get close to some of the 1000’s of animals, including sheep, cows, rabbits, goats and pedigree pigs as well as some incredible horses and ponies during one of the displays or competitions throughout the day.
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  • Average15%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
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“whole family” (6 reviews)
“ticket price” (2 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Felixstowe Road | Trinity Park, Ipswich IP3 8UH, England
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+44 1473 707110
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Why oh why is this so expensive? If they were to CUT the entrance prices they would have more people coming in and they will have more money at the end of the event! Below is from their web-site 2018 SUFFOLK SHOW TICKETS Advance ticket...More

Thank davidY4495BQ
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was an interesting experience for me, because I grew up showing animals in my hometown's county fair in the United States. I talked with several people who were showing livestock, and it was interesting to compare and contrast the experiences. One of the main...More

Thank Amanda A
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

go nearly every year with the kids, very nice day out, loads to do and see, go by coach, car entry and parking can be very slow and a long way to walk

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Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

Just had a lovely day at the Suffolk Show Ground at the All About Dogs 2018 via Trinity Events. The venue was the first time visit for us and easy access from the A14. Plenty of yellow AA sign posts which was helpful. The venue...More

Thank Simon N
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Reviewed 9 February 2018

Fantastic day out for a family .So much to see and do,one day is almost not enough. Parking is well organised with a double decker bus visiting all areas to convey you if walking is a problem. There is very good parking for disabled drivers...More

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Reviewed 6 December 2017

Well this year was the same as last time we went which was about five years ago, very expensive even the band that was due to play cancelled so had some other play that were not great Will not bother next year

Thank Kev J
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Reviewed 18 November 2017

It's a great day out but be prepared to pay for it! There is so much going on, you can spend hours just wandering around. Great to see the horses and livestock in action. Lots of food stalls, great atmosphere but be aware, it is...More

Thank AnnieLouise1985
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Reviewed 8 July 2017

Suffolk show is a superb day out for all the family. The journey in and out of the show ground was quick and easy, and parking was really well managed. Just follow the signs and the instructions. Ample food, drink, toilet facilities on site etc....More

Thank David G
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Reviewed 5 June 2017

Have visited various agricultural and country shows around the UK over many years. The Suffolk Show always has a special feel about it being a genuine agricultural event but incorporating so many features for children and families covering a huge number of Suffolk and national...More

1  Thank EnglandD&B
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Reviewed 4 June 2017

We were visiting some old friends in Ipswich and looking for something we could all do with our kids of all ages (toddlers to teens). The showground is a little out of town so you do have to drive and so set off early as...More

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