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Ipswich Museum

High Street, Ipswich IP1 3QH, England
+44 1473 433551
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Half term treat

Visit with grandsons (9 & 6) in half term. Free entry, and packed with exhibits. The boys enjoyed... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Wickham Market
World's Best Museum

I think this might be my favourite museum in the world - I own a small Curiosity & Natural History... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
London, United Kingdom
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“stuffed animals” (28 reviews)
“world war” (9 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
High Street, Ipswich IP1 3QH, England
+44 1473 433551
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Visit with grandsons (9 & 6) in half term. Free entry, and packed with exhibits. The boys enjoyed wandering round, and the archeology “experts” were particularly interesting. Amazing collection of Victorian stuffed animals and birds, some puzzles to interact with. Ultimate accolade- they would like...More

Thank drpetembe
Reviewed 3 days ago

I think this might be my favourite museum in the world - I own a small Curiosity & Natural History Museum in London which is hugely inspired by Ipswich Museum - wonderful & beautiful dead things and bits of dead things in cases, & strange...More

Thank V_Wynd
Reviewed 1 week ago

My grandson and I visit this museum constantly, he has learning difficulties and the more we visit the longer our stay is each time and the more he interacts with the exhibits . He just loves the stuffed animals , cannot cope with hearing the...More

Thank mariewhinney89
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have visited this wonderful museum several times over the past few years with the grandchildren and have enjoyed it immensely especially the Egyptian, World War I and stuffed mammal collections. However, on our visit last weekend, loaded up with overnight bags for the grandchildren...More

Thank bythesea500
Reviewed 1 January 2018

Having five grandchildren,they have all been to the Ipswich Museum many times and have really enjoyed it,and the staff make sure that when they are unaware of something they help out,its free to get in and a enjoyable two hours.

Thank John T
Reviewed 24 December 2017

This is an old Museum which you can sense from the ground floor with its taxidermy displays. These are well presented. There is a good war display and the local history is especially interesting.

Thank JeffroNZ
Reviewed 13 December 2017 via mobile

I had heard great things about this place. I thought I would call in on a tipsy afternoon with the lads, I had a reasonable day but I was really disappointed about how old everything was!

2  Thank wishwosh
Reviewed 7 November 2017

I went with my grandchildren over half term and we had an exciting few hours. I haven’t been to the museum for many years and was so impressed that we have such a beautiful place to visit in Ipswich, and it’s free! Very well kept...More

Thank janet r
Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

The whole museum was beautifully kept with lots to see. There was a wide range of artefacts with something to interest everyone. The only downside was one member of staff who followed us around discussing her hatred of George Osborne and politics in general. We...More

4  Thank Revd_Bart
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

I took my grandson to Ipswich Museum and what a most enjoyable couple of hours we spent there. It is free to enter and there is a amazing amount of exhibits including a special at war exhibit. There are many stuffed animals including a most...More

Thank Sozlovesholisays
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Paul B
18 December 2017|
Response from Sara B | Reviewed this property |
sorry don't know about the toilets but there are steps into the museum once again not sure about the stairs to next floor I believe it's best to phone them sorry to be so unhelpful.
Petar A
19 September 2017|
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Response from Splodge W | Reviewed this property |
It's free!!