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Ipswich Transport Museum

Cobham Road | Old Trolleybus Depot, Ipswich IP3 9JD, England
+44 1473 715666
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An excellent museum focusing on transport in and around Ipswich and the Eastern counties

The museum does a great job of telling the history of transport in Ipswich and the Eastern... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Julien D
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Ipswich, United Kingdom
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Brought a youth group to the museum. Everyone was really helpful. Group had a quiz which got them... read more

Reviewed 3 June 2017
cg2792
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Suffolk, United Kingdom
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Cobham Road | Old Trolleybus Depot, Ipswich IP3 9JD, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The museum does a great job of telling the history of transport in Ipswich and the Eastern counties. Well worth a visit.

Thank Julien D
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

Brought a youth group to the museum. Everyone was really helpful. Group had a quiz which got them looking around the whole museum. They also loved going on and exploring the old vehicles. Highly recommend!!!!

Thank cg2792
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

Visited with my other half, 15yr old and a 9yr old and the grandparents. Lots and lots to look at (old man in his element) and luckily there are a lot of buses and coaches to get on so the kids were entertained for a...More

Thank sfhennessy
Reviewed 2 June 2017

We loved our Christmas day out riding on various special vehicles and meeting the Big Man in Red himself.

Thank allSarah
Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

If you're in any way interested in transport, social history or old vehicles then this is really worth a wonder around. We spent about an hour inside, but you could make a morning or an afternoon of it. The museum also runs special events throughout...More

Thank Anneka C
Reviewed 31 May 2017

Went to this lovely little museum last weekend for the first time, for their special 'bike day' - but it certainly won't be our last visit! It's one of the best small museums I have ever visited - with the chance to actually get onboard...More

Thank jacames2016
Reviewed 1 May 2017

An absolutely fantastic museum, filled with some really brilliant exhibits and very details information accompanying most pieces. This is one of the better transport museums that I have visited. Additionally, the volunteers were very helpful, friendly and knowledgeable.

Thank Thomas D
Reviewed 24 April 2017

A gem of a museum. A great way to find out about the history of the Ipswich area - not just its transport. There are lots of vehicles to see, most of them very well restored, along with several bikes, lawn mowers and even a...More

Thank Peter H
Reviewed 21 April 2017

We had a wonderful time at the Transport Museum, it's a great place for young and old and we will definitely be going back. There is lots to do and it did bring back some memories. The grandchildren lived the fact they could ride on...More

Thank Reikijack
Reviewed 10 March 2017

Interesting for young and old alike. A lot of Ipswich's history hidden in here and plenty of vehicles to look at. The staff are all interested and willing to chat and give more information.

Thank Samwebb70
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