Things to do in Suffolk: Moyse’s Hall Museum
Museum since 1899, in a medieval building, charting the town's early history & hosting events.
Situated in a beautiful medieval building, Moyse’s Hall Museum houses eclectic collections and exhibitions, and hosts events ranging from themed craft workshops for all the family to historical talks and lectures.
The landmark 12th Century building’s rich and varied past has included serving as the towns Bridewell, workhouse and police station, first opening as a museum in 1899.
Today the museum offers a fascinating view into the past with collections that document the foundation of the early town – from the creation and dissolution of the abbey, to prison paraphernalia and artefacts providing intriguing insights into superstition and witchcraft.
Find out more
View website: https://www.moyseshall.org/
Address: Moyse’s Hall Museum Cornhill, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk, IP33 1DX
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