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Alfred Corry Museum

Ferry Road, Southwold, Suffolk, IP18 6NG

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  • The venue is situated outside the centre of the town.
  • This venue is situated in Southwold.
  • There is not a bus stop within 150m (164yds) of the venue.
  • The venue is not situated on a road which has a steep gradient.
  • The nearest mainline station is Southwold.

Opening Times (Easter - October)

  • Monday 10:30 - 13:00.
  • Monday 14:00 - 16:30.
  • Tuesday 10:30 - 13:00.
  • Tuesday 14:00 - 16:30.
  • Wednesday 10:30 - 13:00.
  • Wednesday 14:00 - 16:30.
  • Thursday 10:30 - 13:00.
  • Thursday 14:00 - 16:30.
  • Friday 10:30 - 13:00.
  • Friday 14:00 - 16:30.
  • Saturday 10:30 - 16:30.
  • Sunday 10:30 - 16:30.
  • Comments View
    • The museum is closed from 1pm - 2pm Monday - Friday for lunch.
    • The museum is closed from October - March.


  • The venue does not have its own car park.
  • Public Car Parks View
    • There is a car park for public use within 200m (approx).
    • The name of the car park is Ferry Road.
    • The car park is located next to the museum.
  • On Street Blue Badge Parking View
    • On street marked Blue Badge bays are not available.
  • On Street Standard Parking View
    • Clearly signed and / or standard marked parking bays are available.
    • The dimensions of the standard marked parking bays are 230cm x 900cm (7ft 7in x 29ft 6in).
    • Standard marked parking bays are located on Ferry Road.
  • Comments View
    • Parking on the road is limited to 30 mins.
    • All parking in the area is under construction.

Outside Access (Main Entrance)

  • This information is for the entrance located at the front of the venue.
  • There is not level access into the venue.
  • The doors are double width.
  • The doors are permanently held open.
  • The door opening is 95cm (3ft 1in) wide.

Level Change (Main Entrance)

  • There is a ramp or slope to access this service.
  • The ramp or slope is located in front of the main entrance.
  • The ramp or slope is moderate.
  • The ramp or slope is portable.
  • There is a level landing at the top of the ramp.
  • Please contact reception.
  • The width of the ramp or slope is 75cm (2ft 6in).
  • There are steps to access this area / service.
  • The steps are located directly in front of the entrance.
  • There is / are 1 step(s) to the area / service.
  • The steps are clearly marked.
  • The steps are deep.
  • The steps do not have handrails.

Inside Access

  • There is not level access to the service(s).
  • There is not a hearing assistance system.
  • This venue does not play background music.
  • Motorised scooters are allowed in public parts of the venue.
  • The lighting levels are varied.


  • Exhibits cannot be audio described.
  • Tactile signage for exhibits is not available.
  • Braille signage for exhibits is not available.
  • The availability of Braille signage does not depend on exhibition.
  • The availability of touch tours does not depend on exhibition.
  • There is a wheelchair to borrow.
  • To borrow the wheelchair, you must ask at reception. There is only one available.

Accessible Toilet

  • There are not accessible toilets within this venue designated for public use.

Standard Toilet(s)

Additional Info

  • Staff do not receive disability awareness / equality training.
  • A bowl of water can be provided for an assistance dog.
  • An assistance dog toilet area can be provided onsite.
  • A member of staff trained in BSL skills is not normally on duty.