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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 super local attractions, and make up a truly great day out in Suffolk.

The Long Shop Museum is open 6 days a week during the summer months.
Monday to Saturday 10am to 5pm (Closed Wednesdays in Term Time)
Sunday 11am to 5pm

Please note that the museum will close at 1pm on Saturday 1st November 2014 and will re-open on Saturday 28th March 2015. 

Some areas of the museum will be accessible for the Christmas Fair on Saturday 6th December and group visits by appointment may be possible during the winter season. Please contact us to discuss.


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