Visiting Christchurch Mansion
We are working hard and following Government guidance to protect our visitors and staff.
Christchurch Mansion will reopen from Tuesday 28th July and some things might look a little different. Follow the link below for further details on booking a visit and what to expect when you arrive.
One of Suffolk’s most treasured buildings, this beautiful Tudor mansion is the jewel in the crown of Ipswich’s historic past, boasting over 500 years of history.
Explore the period rooms from the Tudor kitchen to the sumptuous Georgian saloon and the beautifully detailed Victorian wing.
Gaze at the fine collection of art from Suffolk artists including the biggest collection of Thomas Gainsborough and John Constable paintings outside of London.
Plan Your Visit
Tuesday – Saturday
10.00am – 4.00pm (November – February)
10.00am – 5.00pm (March – October)
11.00am – 4.00pm (November – February)
11.00am – 5.00pm (March – October)
Our museum shop offers a wide range of products, from greetings cards to beautiful homeware, as well as various pieces inspired by our current exhibition. Whether you’re looking for a memento or the perfect gift, we have something for all tastes and budgets.
The Made in Suffolk gift shop offers a range of bespoke merchandise. Filled with exhibition brochures, gifts and souvenirs, it has something for every exhibition visitor or Ed Sheeran fan.
Please note, we are only able to accept card and contactless payments at present.
The Mansion Tea Room serves a range of hot and cold drinks, which are also available to take away. Throughout the day you can choose from a selection of fresh sandwiches, tea cakes, scones, chocolate bars and crisps.
If you would like to know more information on what is on offer or for any special requirements please contact Brad and Kate Firkins on 07772 834198.
The Tea Room can be accessed externally from the park. Alternatively, it has level access from inside the Mansion. Please note, the doorway is narrow, which may be difficult for some wheelchair users.