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Marlipins Museum

36 High Street, Shoreham-by-Sea BN43 5DA, England
+44 1273 462994
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Very small museum and not quite our thing but feel sure other people will love it. Small entrance... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Watford, United Kingdom
Enjoyable 3/4 hpur

Interesting local archeology and town history museum in an interesting 12c building. Good value for... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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36 High Street, Shoreham-by-Sea BN43 5DA, England
+44 1273 462994
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Very small museum and not quite our thing but feel sure other people will love it. Small entrance fee and loved the video of the actors.

Thank Ches666
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Interesting local archeology and town history museum in an interesting 12c building. Good value for £3 and there is a children's activity area upstairs to

Thank E8887TZmartinp
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Four rooms of local artifacts and boating and airport interest, can be accessed by wheelchair for lower level and upper floor.

1  Thank Nigel C
Reviewed 1 June 2017

I had always passed by this museum but one afternoon stopped off to try it out. You do have to pay to enter, good local museum of local history and interesting. I feel it could offer more.

Thank lovejoycentre
Reviewed 13 May 2017

As well as containing items of local historic interest, the building itself is part of the story. For such a small town, a lot has happened here!! Open from May to October, the £3 entry fee will allow you to find out more about the...More

Thank ZoeBailey72
Reviewed 11 May 2017

I went to Marlipins on a weekday, the museum is run by enthusiastic volunteers who are happy to show you around. I was shown how the old lighthouse lamp was powered, by hand ! Lots of energy needed here. There is a huge amount of...More

Thank pencooper
Reviewed 29 April 2017

A thousand years of Shoreham life is portrayed here. So much to see of the history of this ship building town. A must

Thank pastisbilly
Reviewed 19 September 2016

Another of those places we've walked or driven past numerous times but never visited. At last we managed it and have been kicking ourselves for not visiting before, however, better late than ever. This is a small but beautiful museum in a Grade ll* listed...More

Thank FerringFairy
Reviewed 16 May 2016

I had spotted this from thebus passing through.Stopped in nad was not disappointed.For £3 you get four rooms of fascinating local history.lots of odds and ends and a fascinating room about the pre war bohemian movie makers who lived and built their own bungalws out...More

1  Thank Paganjones7
Reviewed 28 April 2016

Outside the intriguing stonework of a vey ancient building, inside a treasury of fascinating exhibits. I spent ages in the section of the area in the second world war soaking up information. The dedication of its volunteers is also to be commended in keeping this...More

Thank islandlover99
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20 June 2016|
Response from Alamo499 |
It is indeed, November to May. The museum is open between May and October but no coffe shop during this period