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Christchurch Mansion

Christchurch Mansion Soane Street, Ipswich IP4 2BE, England
+44 1473 433554
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Very Interesting

This is an old Mansion House which is very interesting to look round, with the most fantastic old... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
karenwesterhill
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Ipswich, United Kingdom
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Great history of Suffolk

Good to now more about Ipswich Good place to go with family and friends Christchurch park is the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Fred A
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Christchurch Mansion Soane Street, Ipswich IP4 2BE, England
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+44 1473 433554
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is an old Mansion House which is very interesting to look round, with the most fantastic old solid oak floors upstairs. It also has an art gallery which is the home for a number of Constable and Gainsborough paintings. Well worth a visit especially...More

1  Thank karenwesterhill
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good to now more about Ipswich Good place to go with family and friends Christchurch park is the best park in Ipswich

Thank Fred A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

well worth a visit, set the lovely christchurch park this house shows how the fortunate lived . all the rooms host a plethora of antiques and everyday objects.

1  Thank Gandalf661
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

OK, so apart from FREE entrance, this is a beutifull old building packed with exhibits, displays and "proper History" , nothing photoshopped, what you see all real. Something for everyone young and old. This is how all museums should be. The Staff were absolutely hands...More

1  Thank mr_sleepwell
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a beautiful Tudor house which will entertain and fascinate for hours. The highlight for me was the Gainsborough and Constable gallery with many fine paintings on display. The rooms of the house are displayed with furniture, costumes, toys, kitchenalia, paintings, panelling, China, silverware...More

1  Thank Catherine M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited without knowing much about it except that there is a collection of John Constable paintings. The house was, therefore, a lovely surprise. Well presented and interesting. The gallery has some Constable portraits and some Gainsboroughs too. Single room but worth a visit. Small coffee...More

1  Thank kjjess0p
Reviewed 14 September 2017

I often take grandchildren here to the museum. They always enjoy looking round this grand old house and it is interesting seeing it with their eyes. The Counstable of the cathedral was such an experience, great

Thank diving12
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Stunning museum.with a tea room, original art pieces and free!! Can have guided tours but all are welcome to walk around. Also has original wallpaper in some of the rooms.

Thank joanne e
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Lovely old grand building inside Christchurch Park Ipswich, lovely historical pictures plus settings of old kitchen etc and equipment used as well as pottery etc. Often art exhibition in adjoining hall too.

Thank Pearl O
Reviewed 1 September 2017

I visted this a couple of times when I was a child, and now decades later, I am back with my family. The museum is smaller than I remember but still interesting and free (fyou can of course donate towards the up keep). It also...More

1  Thank Duncan R
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neil_sue_jess
30 August 2017|
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Response from Mark S | Reviewed this property |
Hi. Really it depends on what day of the week and at what time, as you may be lucky enough to be able to park on a nearby street which surround Christchurch Park. Otherwise, there is public car parking in Ipswich town... More
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