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Beccles and District Museum

Leman House 28 Ballygate | Ballygate, Beccles NR34 9ND, England
+44 1502 715722
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Forgotten treasure

I’ve lived in beccles years and randomly remembered it exists. Took my 8 and 3 year old there one... read more

Reviewed 5 January 2018
emmalou2531
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Suffolk, United Kingdom
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great museum

A good museum in an old school, very interesting went there for the family tree and got what we... read more

Reviewed 26 September 2017
phil h
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Lowestoft, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
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4 Jan 2018
“Forgotten treasure ”
26 Sep 2017
“great museum”
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Leman House 28 Ballygate | Ballygate, Beccles NR34 9ND, England
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+44 1502 715722
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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

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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

Thank phil h
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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

Thank mr_sleepwell
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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

Thank Rubes J
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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.

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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.

Thank JethrotheMutant
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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

Thank palustrian
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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

Thank GordonW318
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Reviewed 20 June 2016 via mobile

Very good if you are interested in local history and finding out about beccles' amazing history :) worth a visit

Thank Josh S
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Reviewed 7 May 2016

We called in not expecting to find such a comprehensive expose of the history of Beccles. Very well set out with good explanations of how the town developed, and two volunteer guides who answered all our questions. Very well worth and hour.

Thank stevebeedle
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