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FREE Child offer at Museum….

The Museum of East Anglian Life is a 75 acre, open-air Museum located in the heart of Stowmarket. With historic buildings, green open space and a programme packed with events and activities for families to enjoy.MEAL_IP24

With 17 splendidly restored buildings to explore, including a working watermill and Victorian Tin Tabernacle, plus, animals to visit, family trails that take you around the museum and play areas for children to enjoy, you’ll never be short of something to do.
Families can enjoy the benefits of open, safe, green space where they can walk, play and explore together. Meet the animals, discover nature and learn something new with every visit.

The ‘My Museum’ Photography competition is new this season and the Summer Holidays are a perfect time to get involved.

Use the Museum’s 75 acres of stunning Suffolk countryside, heritage buildings and resident wildlife as inspiration. Take photos of your day out, of your friends and family, of anything from creepy crawlies in the Walled Garden, to the turkeys gobbling in the animal area. Show how you view the Museum.

Abbots-Hall-1Could your child take the perfect picture for the ‘Young Photographer’ category? Winners will receive a prize and be invited to an awards ceremony later this year.

Entry to the ‘My Museum’ Photography Competition is included in Museum entry.

Also, this Summer The popular Mud, Bugs and Baking sessions are returning. Starting with ‘Meg and Mog’ on the 30th of July and ending with ‘The Great Pet Sale’ on the 14th of August there will be six family friendly fabulously fun activities. Each session starts with a story followed by exciting activities for everyone to join in with. Drinks and biscuits are included and the activities are suitable for ages 2+.

Summer holiday activities from 10am-12pm are led by a museum staff and cost £2.50 per child plus normal museum entry.

Ipswich24 readers can get a free child entry to the Museum this summer when they buy their entry online, simply add the discount code CHILDFREE24
For further details on these activities or to book online visit

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