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Christchurch Mansion

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Address: Soane Street, Ipswich IP4 2BE, England
Phone Number: 01473 433554
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I have 6 year old twins and they love it here, interesting and educational, and free, you can even get married here, the play on the park and get a drink in the coffee shop... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 29, 2015
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Ipswich, United Kingdom
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Ipswich, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

I have 6 year old twins and they love it here, interesting and educational, and free, you can even get married here, the play on the park and get a drink in the coffee shop afterwards

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 NEW

Handy cafe inside the Mansion for after an informative culture trip. Then pop inside the Reg Driver Centre building just up the hill for an idea of what can be done to minimise energy & water use in community building.

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Southend-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

Fabulous house cannot believe they do not charge.grounds were stunning and well kept so worth a visiy

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Hook, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
25 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

I have known the 'mansion' for many years and it never fails to impress. Latterly with continuos cuts it is still able give a good impression. It is a must for lovers of the Suffolk school of artists such as Constable and Gainsborough since it houses one of the biggest collections in the world. In front of the mansion is... More 

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Basingstoke, United Kingdom
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46 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

The town centre tourist information office recommend a visit to this museum and after the short walk up from the town centre you weren’t disappointed, particularly as its free admission. On entry you were individually welcomed by a member of staff who was helpful and polite, asking if this was a first visit and if you had any specific interest.... More 

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Ipswich, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

Absolutely fascinating we enjoyed everything especially the Gallery and seeing the Constables and Gainsboroughs great for children explains so much of history in an understandable way the a Staff so helpful and pleasant they seem very proud of their surroundings gift shop super

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London, England, United Kingdom
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54 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

Christchurch Mansion is a found in the middle of Christchurch Park. No charge to go in. Plenty to see inside including a great John Constable collection. The best thing in Ipswich.

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Gloucester, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

The park is a great place to come and this manor sits in the middle of it. If you like your history, it's interesting enough but otherwise it's just a big old house. I know this sounds a bit ignorant but there are plenty of historic houses around Suffolk and indeed wider afield which are very interesting for all manner... More 

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Ipswich, Uk
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015

This fantastic Mansion is the jewell in the crown of Ipswich. It is FREE admission. Go along to see the John Constable Exhibition - it is a delight and a chance to see one his master pieces " Salisbury Cathedral Across The Meadow"

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Ipswich
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015

excellent collection of John Constable and other paintings within an important Mansion House in Central Ipswich dating from 16th century. Furnished so as to show the long history of the house. Entry and tour supported by enthusiastic staff and volunteers

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Additional Information about Christchurch Mansion

Address: Soane Street, Ipswich IP4 2BE, England
Phone Number: 01473 433554
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Ipswich
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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