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Marlipins Museum

Closed Now: 10:30 - 16:30
Open today: 10:30 - 16:30
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well worth a look

This is a small but interesting museum, full of local history. The collection is housed in an... read more

Reviewed 12 August 2015
Shoreham-by-Sea, United Kingdom
fab little place

Really lovely old building, got round it in about 25 mins, reading and hAving a quick look at... read more

Reviewed 31 July 2015
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36 High Street, Shoreham-by-Sea BN43 5DA, England
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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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Reviewed 31 July 2015

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

Thank Foxy1974
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.

Thank Michael W
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...More

Reviewed 30 June 2015

Walk down Shoreham high street and you will come across this place. Once inside you will find out all about the local area and its connections to the British cinematic history. There is also a great upstairs space which is used for art and photographic...More

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Reviewed 9 June 2015

Amazing building, not great for disabled access. Shows a wonderful fishing village history of Shoreham, with info dating back hundreds of years. My teenage children enjoyed it too!

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Reviewed 6 October 2014

I liked the opportunity to have a squiz at local history, pity it does not change the exhibits more often

Thank martinaHove
Reviewed 1 September 2014

We popped in to the museum during a day trip recently. We weren't expecting much (small town, a bit sleepy) but were pleasantly surprised by what we found in the museum. The building itself is glorious inside and out – a great example of medieval architecture...More

1  Thank Steven S
Reviewed 11 August 2014

I visited the museum with friends on Saturday (9th August) and we enjoyed spending some time learning about the history of Shoreham. Do watch the video about the early British film making industry. Volunteers are friendly and full of knowledge.The entry fee is £2.50.

2  Thank NellyHastings
Reviewed 31 July 2014

The volunteer staff were friendly. It is small but we enjoyed looking around the museum when we visited family in Shoreham.

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19 June 2016|
Response from Alamo499 |
It is indeed, November to May. The museum is open between May and October but no coffe shop during this period