Museum Secrets – Saxons, Swords and Serpents


Ipswich Museum


Suitable for Families

History, Handling objects, Talks and Tours

About this Event

Drop in anytime between 2.15 – 3.15pm

Museum secrets delves behind the closed doors of Ipswich Museums to get under the skin of what we do. They give you the chance to meet our staff and learn about their work, or discover some of the characters who used to work and live in our buildings.

Join Museum Assistant Tim Rousham to discover exactly how Dark Age blacksmiths constructed these beautiful and deadly blades. Explore the evolution of this age old weapon, including examples forged by historical sword-makers.


This event is free to all.

How to Book

No need to book, simply drop in.