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Top museum recommendations from locals

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“Experience the sights, sounds and drama of the mill as wheels and stones turn, grinding the grain as they have done for many hundreds of years. Woodbridge was one of the first tide mills in the country, and was unquestionably the last one working – operating for well over 800 years.”
  • 9 locals recommend
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“Small art gallery, but about the famous local painter who painted the hills that you are camping in!”
  • 7 locals recommend
History Museum
“Visit Palace House to view an incredible selection of paintings by some of Britain's most famous artists.”
  • 7 locals recommend
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“An interesting day out to view past life of East Anglia with many exciting buildings to explore.”
  • 6 locals recommend
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“The delightful Bressingham Steam Museum is home to a unique collection of vintage steam locomotives and traction engines, as well as the five-acre Dell Garden. Locomotives running the five miles of track include the Royal Scot, which toured the USA and Canada, and Oliver Cromwell, the last British Rail steam locomotive in passenger use. Also on site is a museum of railway memorabilia, an extensive fire engine collection and a Victorian steam carousel with a steam-driven organ. Bressingham is also home of the Dad's Army Appreciation Society and its recreation of fictional Walmington-on-Sea from the hit TV show Dad's Army. The nearby village is also worth exploring, in particular the 14th-cent”
  • 10 locals recommend
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“One of Suffolk’s most treasured buildings, this beautiful Tudor mansion is the jewel in the crown of Ipswich’s historic past, boasting over 500 years of history. Explore the period rooms from the Tudor kitchen to the sumptuous Georgian saloon and the beautifully detailed Victorian wing. Gaze at the fine collection of art from Suffolk artists including the biggest collection of Thomas Gainsborough and John Constable paintings outside of London. ”
  • 7 locals recommend
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  • 4 locals recommend
History Museum
“Lovely building and at the heart of Bury St Edmunds. Mc Donald's near-by! ”
  • 5 locals recommend
History Museum
“Discover industrial Suffolk and the legacy of the Garrett family... including Elizabeth Garrett Anderson the first woman doctor. ”
  • 4 locals recommend
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“Fantastic for children, history of the lost city of Dunwich which fell into the sea ”
  • 7 locals recommend
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“Home of Benjamin Britten and Peter Pears, filled with their beautiful belongings, beautifully curated and set in lovely gardens.”
  • 3 locals recommend
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“The Norfolk and Suffolk Aviation Museum is a museum collection of aircraft and aviation-related artefacts, located near the former RAF Bungay airfield on the outskirts of Flixton in the United Kingdom”
  • 5 locals recommend
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“Visit the home of Sir Alfred Munnings and view his artwork. Enjoy coffee, lunch or afternoon tea at their beautiful Garden Cafe. ”
  • 2 locals recommend
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“Based in a nuclear bunker this was a war operations room. Go press some red buttons!”
  • 2 locals recommend
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“Surrounding the Anglo Saxon Village and with 125 acres of unspoilt countryside, trails, heath and woodland walks, there is plenty to explore at West Stow Country Park. For wildlife enthusiasts there are two bird hides and a bird feeding area as well as a lake and the River Lark with all the life that this attracts. Perfect for picnics on sunny days , energetic winter walks or an evening stroll. The park also boasts an adventure playground for children, this is an ideal family destination. Dogs are welcome in the Country Park, provided they are kept on a lead. There is also food and drink available if you wish to stop for an awakening cup of coffee or a lunchtime snack.”
  • 2 locals recommend
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  • 1 local recommends