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Ipswich Museum

High Street, Ipswich IP1 3QH, England
+44 1473 433551
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Had to visit Rosie the Rhino.

40 years ago we dragged our Mum into museum on every trip into town. About 3 times a week as we... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Hazel A
An interesting and informative museum!

Visited with my husband and easily spent a few hours here. Really interesting and very well... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Jackie C
Alford, United Kingdom
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Reviewed yesterday

40 years ago we dragged our Mum into museum on every trip into town. About 3 times a week as we lived locally. The purpose was to stroke the Rhino. ( you were allowed to touch in those days) Happily she is still there, but...More

Thank Hazel A
Reviewed 4 days ago

Visited with my husband and easily spent a few hours here. Really interesting and very well presented. Would recommend a visit if you wanted to learn more about Ipswich the town and the area of Suffolk. A free attraction too school is always a bonus.

Thank Jackie C
Reviewed 6 days ago

We had been meaning to visit for a long time and wish we had sooner! It's fabulous. Lovely staff, wonderful exhibits and a real tardiss of treasures! Our son (and we!) really enjoyed it and will be back soon!

1  Thank afamilyeasy2please
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

it's always a lovely place to go if you have about an hour or more to kill and you have no money as there is always so much to see and learn.

Thank Sara B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

From J Boy of Derby Only had time for an hour here so will have to come back but what I saw impressed me, as you walk in you are greeted by the wholly mammoth in one of the best natural history sections of a...More

Thank John B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Loved this (free) local museum where part of the charm is that you enter the Victorian building and certainly the ground entrance hall feels like you are transported back 100 years. The stuffed animal collections are a relic of past generations and as this would...More

Thank DASM1971
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Rooms and rooms of stuff. It's free. It's interesting. It's a very run down kelvin grove but as it's in Ipswich - easier to get to than Scotland.

Thank Splodge W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went to an evening event, run by Cake and Revolution WI it was brilliant. Staff were really friendly, so many exhibits to see, love the giraffe and the rhino. the balcony was great for dancing the night away

Thank Lucy P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have visited this museum many times over the years: as a child, parent and now as a grandparent and this recent visit has made me realise how much improved it has become - the lay-out seems more spacious and the exhibits well presented -...More

Thank Millko
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Ipswich museum.is pitched just out of the town going north up high street. It's a very well.run museum and has plenty to off an inquisitive visitor. It's a Victorian museum with lots of taxidermy from the late 19c on show and plenty of exhibits to...More

1  Thank Kevan G
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Response from Wisteria555 | Reviewed this property |
I don't think so, but would be best to ring and find out.