Ipswich Transport Museum
Preserving the transport heritage of Ipswich since 1965, and now supported by the Friends of the Ipswich Transport Museum. The Ipswich Transport Museum is a Registered Charity No. 276626 and an Accredited Museum, number RD890

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The Museum re-opens for the 2015 season on Sunday 29th March
Click here for 2015 Calendar
Click here for Maps/Admission page

TB105 Restored The Ipswich Transport Museum has 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.
A brief history of the collection can be found on this website. The collections also include the Ipswich Engineering Collection; displays and objects celebrating the rich engineering history of Ipswich. The museum has around 100 major exhibits and many small items connected with transport in Ipswich.

The museum is disabled friendly being on one level only.

Why not visit the Sunbeam Tearoom during your visit and have a delicious cup of tea, coffee or soft drink and a bite to eat?
Trolleybuses Trolleybuses

The operations of the Museum are supported by the Friends of the Ipswich Transport Museum. The Museum also organises the annual Ipswich to Felixstowe Historic Vehicle Road Run in May each year and a number of special events throughout the year.

The Annual Ipswich to Felixstowe Historic Vehicle Run 2015.
Once again we are holding the Ipswich to Felixstowe Historic Vehicle Road Run to raise funds for the Ipswich Transport Museum, so we are inviting entries for the 45th event on Sunday 3rd May 2015. For the past few years this event has cost in excess of 4000 to put on but despite rising costs we have decided that we should keep the entry fee at 14 per vehicle (see Museum Events Page).

Invite Letter and Entry Form: Invite LetterPDF document    Entry FormPDF document

2015 Calendar now available online

Our 2015 leaflet is available here

Ipswich Transport Museum is now closed to the public and will re-open on Sunday March 29th 2015 for Retro Classic Cars. (see Museum Events Page and Museum Press Releases). Details and entry forms for the 45th Felixstowe Road Run event on Sunday 3rd May 2015, can be found by clicking on the following links, Invite LetterPDF document and the Entry FormPDF document


Google Tour   
This virtual tour has been provided by Carl Lamb of Ambient Light.

We are very grateful to Carl for arranging this for us.

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