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Address: 36 High Street, Shoreham-by-Sea BN43 5DA, England
Phone Number: +44 1273 462994
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Another of those places we've walked or driven past numerous times but never visited. At last we managed it and have been kicking ourselves for not visiting before, however... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 19 September 2016
FerringFairy
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Worthing, United Kingdom
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Worthing, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

Another of those places we've walked or driven past numerous times but never visited. At last we managed it and have been kicking ourselves for not visiting before, however, better late than ever. This is a small but beautiful museum in a Grade ll* listed building dating back to the12th century. You can't miss it, it's on Shoreham High Street... More 

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Wakefield
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 May 2016

I had spotted this from thebus passing through.Stopped in nad was not disappointed.For £3 you get four rooms of fascinating local history.lots of odds and ends and a fascinating room about the pre war bohemian movie makers who lived and built their own bungalws out of old railway carriages!Archeology was interesting with quirky find of cat in hidden aperture making... More 

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Shoreham-by-Sea, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 April 2016

Outside the intriguing stonework of a vey ancient building, inside a treasury of fascinating exhibits. I spent ages in the section of the area in the second world war soaking up information. The dedication of its volunteers is also to be commended in keeping this lovely little place going.

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Shoreham-by-Sea, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2015

This museum is one of the oldest in Shoreham. It has similar stonework to its neighbour St Mary de Haura. Indeed following a collapse of the church in the 18th century, some fo the stones were used in repair the Marlipins. It has a lovely medieval timber frame roof, and many exhibits illustrating the various roles of aviation and shipping... More 

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Shoreham-by-Sea, United Kingdom
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37 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2015

This little historic building houses many artefacts from the local area. There are a lot of nautical pieces on display.

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Thank MikeDozy
Shoreham-by-Sea, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2015

I find this place fascinating. The building itself is ancient and beautiful and the artefacts inside endlessly interesting. I learn and see something new every time I go. There is a regularly changing exhibition at the back upstairs.

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Thank DaveSearbyMason
Shoreham-by-Sea, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2015

This is a small but interesting museum, full of local history. The collection is housed in an amazing building, well worth a visit.

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Thank honeyb1945
Brighton
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22 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2015 via mobile

Really lovely old building, got round it in about 25 mins, reading and hAving a quick look at everything. Interesting little place.

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Shoreham-by-Sea, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2015

Went with my nephew and niece recently, and they loved the interactive nature of the miseum. I too found it very informative.

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Thank Michael W
Emsworth, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 101 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 July 2015

Housed in a historic building on the High Street, Marlipins Museum does a good job exhibiting the history of Shoreham. This town has always been a port and much of the museum is devoted to ship models and maritime exhibits. Of particular interest is the exhibits about Bungalow Village, Shoreham Beach which was the site of the early British silent... More 

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