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Marlipins Museum

36 High Street, Shoreham-by-Sea BN43 5DA, England
+44 1273 462994
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Interesting displays of Shoreham's historic past

An interesting little museum with displays of some amazing model ships and boats of all types and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Brighton, United Kingdom

Lovely little museum in Shoreham by Sea, if you are ever in Shoreham it’s well worth the visit... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Shoreham-by-Sea, United Kingdom
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36 High Street, Shoreham-by-Sea BN43 5DA, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

An interesting little museum with displays of some amazing model ships and boats of all types and sizes. Also quirky objects to see when you look up close like the Sussex pig and items from shipwrecks. A fascinating glimpse of the history of this once...More

Thank savvydinercaz
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely little museum in Shoreham by Sea, if you are ever in Shoreham it’s well worth the visit. Also make a visit to st Mary’s church in the centre, and while away the time with a nice cup of coffe

Thank carpmad32
Reviewed 25 September 2017

I came in here a few weeks ago for a look around. It's a small place but has some interesting displays. The building itself is also very interesting. The volunteer staff are helpful and friendly.

Thank davidgZ2988DU
Reviewed 15 August 2017

Very small museum and not quite our thing but feel sure other people will love it. Small entrance fee and loved the video of the actors.

Thank Ches666
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

Interesting local archeology and town history museum in an interesting 12c building. Good value for £3 and there is a children's activity area upstairs to

Thank E8887TZmartinp
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Four rooms of local artifacts and boating and airport interest, can be accessed by wheelchair for lower level and upper floor.

1  Thank Nigel C
Reviewed 1 June 2017

I had always passed by this museum but one afternoon stopped off to try it out. You do have to pay to enter, good local museum of local history and interesting. I feel it could offer more.

Thank Lovejoy C
Reviewed 13 May 2017

As well as containing items of local historic interest, the building itself is part of the story. For such a small town, a lot has happened here!! Open from May to October, the £3 entry fee will allow you to find out more about the...More

Thank ZoeBailey72
Reviewed 10 May 2017

I went to Marlipins on a weekday, the museum is run by enthusiastic volunteers who are happy to show you around. I was shown how the old lighthouse lamp was powered, by hand ! Lots of energy needed here. There is a huge amount of...More

1  Thank pencooper
Reviewed 29 April 2017

A thousand years of Shoreham life is portrayed here. So much to see of the history of this ship building town. A must

Thank pastisbilly
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20 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