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Ipswich Transport Museum

Cobham Road | Old Trolleybus Depot, Ipswich IP3 9JD, England
+44 1473 715666
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A1 great place to come see the old vehicles spend some time here you won't regret it 5 stars bring... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Robert p
Ipswich, United Kingdom
via mobile
Great museum made - in both senses - by its volunteers.

A great day out for all the family that really brings the past (both recent and not so recent) to... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Cobham Road | Old Trolleybus Depot, Ipswich IP3 9JD, England
+44 1473 715666
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A1 great place to come see the old vehicles spend some time here you won't regret it 5 stars bring the kids teach them about all the old vehicles

Thank Robert p
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A great day out for all the family that really brings the past (both recent and not so recent) to life. The works in progress reveal just how much hard work and love goes into the museum and restoring its exhibits and, as a previous...More

Thank Nightwatchwoman
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

An excellent museum run by enthusiastic and knowledgeable people. Good value too. It specialises in items which have a local connection, especially buses, trams, lorries etc. There are only a few cars. Plenty enough to occupy 2/3 hours, and many people might want a return...More

1  Thank cortontrader
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely intriguing museum with very friendly and informative volunteers. Well worth a visit but has limited opening times so worth checking before visiting. We easily spent three hours looking around and it's great for children as it's interactive.

Thank DavidA129541
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We went as a family with a two-year-old and a four-year-old. The first thing that hit me was how spotlessly clean the place was, and every where you looked it was in good condition from the vehicles on display, to the toilets. no wear and...More

Thank Laura P
Reviewed 16 August 2017

Excellent museum for all ages, bit of nostalgia for adults looking at old busses, bikes, mopeds and M/C. Great for kids to climb into old busses and fire engines and the "kids corner" bus complete with lights, bell and direction winder. Friendly volunteer staff. Cafe...More

Thank John K
Reviewed 14 August 2017

This is one fascinating place to go - check on line for their opening dates and times. Excellently laid out it captures almost all transport and industrial companies that were situated in Ipswich. Superb collection of bikes, prams, automotive equipment cars lorries and buses. The...More

Thank Dave H
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Myself, Wife & 2 Children (Aged 5 & 2) recently stayed in Ipswich with another couple and their 2 children (Same Age). We looked about to see what there was to do to amuse the kids and come across the Ipswich Transport Musuem. It was...More

Thank Matt C
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Visited as a car club. Warmly welcomed and given a designated car park. All exhibits were well maintained and had good notes to explaon their part in the museum. Staff were knowledgable and encouraged questions. Worth allowing plenty of time to absorb.

Thank Andrewc1973
Reviewed 31 July 2017

well worth the visit lots of old time transport its like going back to my childhood awesome day all the rides are free you only pay once

Thank keith s
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