Railway museum recreating a country station atmosphere of the 1930s to 1950s, including restored original buildings, Great Eastern coaches and wagons, and purpose built museum building. Museum gift shop, and cafe serving drinks, light meals and snacks. Regular historic and steam events held throughout the year. 'Drive a Train' experience days available, limited spaces.
Address: Brockford Station, Wetheringsett, Stowmarket, Suffolk IP14 5PW
Large museum with areas of woodland, farm animals, restored historic buildings, steam engines, and displays exploring the history and natural world of East Anglia. Museum shop selling souvenirs, gifts and publications of local interest, as well as Abbots Hall Farm Shop selling local organic produce, and the Gilberts Food Hall delicatessen. Bistro and Tea Rooms serving meals, snacks and drinks. Displays and historic buildings closed to the public during winter.
Address: Crowe Street, Stowmarket, Suffolk IP14 1DL
Telephone: (01449) 612229.
Fax: (01449) 672307.