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Just minutes from Snape, Aldeburgh and RSPB Minsmere The Long Shop Museum offers fun for families, inspiring stories and feats of engineering, gorgeous designs and the Long Shop itself – a true icon of industrial revolution Britain. You can spend a super half-day visit here. Add to this one of the many other great local attractions, and make up a really lovely day out in Suffolk.

The Long Shop Museum is open until Saturday 31st October 2015.  Please note that the museum is now closed on Mondays (except for October half term) but open Tuesday to Saturday 10am to 5pm, Sunday 11am to 3pm.   Group visits by appointment may be possible during the winter season. Please contact us to discuss.   Do also keep an eye on the What’s On pages as some events will take place during February and March.


Winter Closing 2015-16

Sorry, but the museum is currently closed to visitors except for special events, but don’t forget us! We will re-open on Saturday... Read More

Join our Team!

The Long Shop Museum is preparing to apply for Heritage Lottery Funding of £2 million. We require an enthusiastic and capable person to organise and... Read More

Tony Errington

Tony Errington and the Long Shop Museum : an appreciation Anthony John (Tony) Errington, who died on 8 June 2014,... Read More


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