museums and attractions

Transport / Road

Ipswich Transport Museum

The largest collection of transport items in Britain devoted to just one town. Everything was either made or used in and around Ipswich, the county town of Suffolk.


  • Parking
  • Refreshments
  • Souvenir Shop
  • Full disabled access


Old Trolleybus Depot Cobham Road Ipswich Suffolk IP3 9JD

  • 01473 715 666
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Open days

17 Mar-1 Dec Sun & BHol 1100-1600. Also Jul & Sep Wed, Daily Easter, May, Summer & Oct school hols from 1300.


By Bus: Ipswich 2, First 62, 62A

By Rail: Ipswich / 2 miles

The main hall contains our bigger exhibits and displays where you can see a fascinating collection of Ipswich's Transport and Engineering Heritage covering some 200 years.

The museum also houses the Ipswich Engineering Collection which includes many items from well known companies including Ransomes Sims and Jefferies, Ransomes and Rapier, Cranes, Reavell and Cocksedge. The displays include cranes, fork lift trucks, lawnmowers and intricate models.

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