Long Shop Museum (Closed due to building work until late June/July 2024)

The museum’s collections relate to the Garrett family, the draftsmen, engineers and other craftsmen who worked there; the engines, tools, vehicles and machines that were made there, and the impact of the Works on this small Suffolk town. ‘The Long Shop’ itself is a very early example of a building designed for assembly line production. It is Grade II* Listed, and the water tower is Grade II Listed.


Address: Main Street Leiston Suffolk IP16 4ES

  • Telephone: 01728 832 189
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  • Website: View website

Open Days & Times

7 Apr-Oct Tue-Sat 1000-1700, Sun & BHol / school hols 1100-1500. Daily in school hols. Visit website for more details.


  • By Rail: Saxmundham / 4 miles


  • Parking
  • Souvenir Shop
  • Part disabled access

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