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A charming place

We visited this museum as we wanted to see the WW1 display This was very moving and informative... read more

Reviewed 26 September 2018
JethrotheMutant
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Oulton Broad, United Kingdom
Small museum but very interesting

Although this is a small museum it is full of interesting items pertaining to the local ares. The... read more

Reviewed 20 August 2018
steveandjen2014
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Peterborough, United Kingdom
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26 Sep 2018
“A charming place”
20 Aug 2018
“Small museum but very interesting”
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Reviewed 26 September 2018

We visited this museum as we wanted to see the WW1 display This was very moving and informative and the volunteers were very helpful

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank JethrotheMutant
Reviewed 20 August 2018

Although this is a small museum it is full of interesting items pertaining to the local ares. The two members of staff we met were most informative and helpful.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank steveandjen2014
Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

I’ve lived in beccles years and randomly remembered it exists. Took my 8 and 3 year old there one afternoon in the school hols. We were ages, treasure hunts avalible for both age groups. Very fun and educational. Lots of games etc. Highly recommend!!!! I’m...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 26 September 2017

A good museum in an old school, very interesting went there for the family tree and got what we were looking fortucked out of the way and parking very limited

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank phil h
Reviewed 25 September 2017

Unlike most small town museums which are generally poorly laid out or have little to offer, you will find Beccles Museum is quite exceptional, with lots of local history information, and local artifacts. If you are researching ancestors or industrial archeology then pop in you...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank mr_sleepwell
Reviewed 9 September 2017

When you arrive at Beccles, if you would like a fulfilling history of the area then your first port of call must be this museum. First of all, you will be warmly welcome by very cheerful and knowledgeable museum staff, who if required can to...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank RubesJ7
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Found the museum very interesting and the volunteers had excellent knowledge and were able to answer questions in a very interesting way.

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 5 May 2017

A charming little local museum-very informative. I have a fondness for museums such as these which cover the local history.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank JethrotheMutant
Reviewed 4 September 2016

Small but with a varied collection of items of local interest. The railway timetable from the 1860s was a real surprise. It is a short walk out of town but worth the effort

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank palustrian
Reviewed 22 June 2016

This is on the edge of town with free entry and worth a visit. it is only open at certain times mainly afternoon. You wonder where the entrance is but it is at the back of the building. It has disabled access. Worth a visit

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank GordonW318
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