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Christchurch Mansion

Christchurch Mansion Soane Street, Ipswich IP4 2BE, England
+44 1473 433554
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Great free attraction

Whilst I walk through the beautiful Christchurch park most days and pass the Mansion I hadn't been... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Melsy1
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Ipswich, United Kingdom
via mobile
amazing collection

Entrance is free and house is an easy walk from town centre.The building is surrounded by a lovely... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
RowePCCA
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London, United Kingdom
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  • Average4%
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“art gallery” (28 reviews)
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Christchurch Mansion Soane Street, Ipswich IP4 2BE, England
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+44 1473 433554
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"art gallery"
in 28 reviews
"john constable"
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"rooms set"
in 6 reviews
"free admission"
in 12 reviews
"interesting house"
in 5 reviews
"on display"
in 16 reviews
"interesting displays"
in 4 reviews
"beautiful building"
in 10 reviews
"old house"
in 6 reviews
"lots of history"
in 5 reviews
"great place to visit"
in 10 reviews
"small cafe"
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"tea room"
in 7 reviews
"two hours"
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"gift shop"
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"great museum"
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Whilst I walk through the beautiful Christchurch park most days and pass the Mansion I hadn't been in for years. I was surprised to firstly find out it's still a free attraction to visit. There's lots of rooms all full of interesting items with a...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

Entrance is free and house is an easy walk from town centre.The building is surrounded by a lovely park.The Wolsey Gallery exhibition held here has a collection of the Angels ,Constable ,Reynolds & Gainsborough paintings + items such as Constable`s pallette.There were only a few...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The mansion house is set in lovely parkland surrounded by spring flowers and greenery. Manned by volunteers and free to enter this is an outstanding attraction in a somewhat lack lustre town. The art on display in the Wolsey Gallery includes many Gainsboroughs and Constrables....More

Thank Sharon L
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Situated on the edge of the shopping centre in a pleasant park this beautiful Tudor mansion is an interesting museum. When we visited there was an exhibition about Cardinal Worsley who was born in the town. An eclectic mix of general history and an excellent...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

good attraction for all the family , no matter the weather. a good portrait of family life and the history of ipswich at the time the house was built

Thank Peter W
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Reviewed March 6, 2018

We went to see the Wolsey angels, and were amazed at the variety and quality of the exhibits. Rooms laid out in a variety of styles and eras, as well as a good collection of art through the centuries. Free entry.

Thank Linda D
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Reviewed March 3, 2018

An Elizabethan Mansion that has been given a significant facelift in the last few years. The information on display that describes the building and the contents is excellent, very informative and easy to read. The art work on display - especially that by Constable is...More

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Reviewed March 3, 2018

Very impressive, especially the paintings.Unique place in the centre of the town.There is free entrance and a decent cafe.

Thank ralph644
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Reviewed March 2, 2018 via mobile

Visiting this beautiful place in Ipswich was amazing. From the moment you arrive the building is sensational. A lovely walk up the clean drive to the mansion is a perfect start. Upon entering the beautiful hall there is a lovely member of staff to help...More

Thank Victoria P
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Reviewed February 17, 2018 via mobile

We took our 2&7 year olds to visit Santa here ... really impressed,our children enjoyed the whole experience of seeing Santa and then going on the treasure hunt around the mansion So much to see and learn about our history here that we definitely will...More

Thank Jay2808
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neil_sue_jess
August 30, 2017|
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Response from Mark S | Reviewed this property |
Hi. Really it depends on what day of the week and at what time, as you may be lucky enough to be able to park on a nearby street which surround Christchurch Park. Otherwise, there is public car parking in Ipswich town... More
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February 23, 2016|
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