Welcome to the Food Museum.

We have 75 acres of Suffolk countryside, 40,000 objects and 17 buildings for you to explore, plus activities every day. Come and enjoy!

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Join us as we grow

Find out more about our exciting plans to develop the museum and share the stories of our vibrant food culture.

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Food Stories

The Food Museum is on the road! From April to June 2022 the Museum is touring our ‘Food Stories’ exhibition to rural communities in East Anglia.

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Open from the 24 June, discover the story of hedgerows throughout the last few thousand years

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Plan Your Day

With so much to see and do it’s well worth planning your day in advance! Find out what you can see and what exhibitions are on, plus all the info about opening times and prices.

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What’s on

Find out what events are on today and in the weeks to come.

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We had such a fantastic day out and the kids learnt so much. We will definitely be coming back!

Debbie from Ipswich

Explore our Extensive Digital Collection

It’s now possible to browse our huge range of items from the comfort of your own home. What will you discover?

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Sculpture of a woman made from farmyard scrap by Redvers Taylor STMEA:2003-60.3