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There are several cafes and eating places in Leiston within 5 minutes walk of the Museum, and, on event days we serve hot drinks, snacks and cakes.

Tiffins 42 High Street, Leiston

Gracies 50 High Street, Leiston

If you like fish and chips you’re welcome to buy yourself some East-coast fish and chips from one of the three Leiston chippies and bring them to eat them in our garden!

A short drive or cycle ride away

Sizewell Tea Sizewell Gap, Leiston (5 minutes drive, 10 minutes by bike.)

For breakfasts, lunches, teas and cake, plus fresh Lowestoft fish and chips.

Butchers Arms Leiston Road, Knodishall (5 minutes drive, 10 minutes by bike.)

Lunches 12pm – 3pm Dinner 6pm – 10pm Real Ale

Snape Maltings Snape, (10 minutes drive, 25 minutes by bike)

A range of super eateries in this historic maltings that was built by Newson Garrett. Plus stunning location beside the River Alde.



Temporary Museum Closure

Following advice from the Government and Public Health England regarding social distancing to reduce the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19) the Long Shop Museum has temporarily closed until further notice

The health and safety of our visitors, volunteers and staff is our top priority. We will monitor and review the closure period and update our website and social media with relevant news as and when we have it.

All our events, bookings and activities have been postponed or cancelled. We apologise for any inconvenience and ask you to please bear with us as we work through this difficult time.

Your support is vital to the successful future of our Museum.
We encourage you to engage with us, through our social media channels, using the links found at the top of our web site

We hope to welcome you back as soon as we can.


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