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Photograph of The Hold with a hot air balloon built of Lego bricks coming in to land

Walk through history in LEGO® bricks

July 12, 20212:40 pmJuly 12, 2021 2:43 pmLeave a Comment

Suffolk Archives is pleased to invite you on a family-friendly journey through famous historical moments, all imagined in LEGO® bricks! Brick History, the next exhibition to come to the new heritage centre The Hold, on Ipswich waterfront, opens on Saturday 17 July and runs throughout the summer until the end of September. From the dawn […]

Photograph of props from one of the Pride in Suffolk's Past themed escape room

New Escape Room series and wider events programme launched

May 28, 202112:02 pmJune 14, 2021 7:27 pmLeave a Comment

Suffolk Archives brand-new Escape Room series kicks off on Saturday 3 and Sunday 4 July with two themed rooms which allow participants to delve a little deeper into the stories of two of the fascinating individuals featured in the current Pride in Suffolk’s Past exhibition: Louisa Garrett Anderson and Nina Layard. Contestants are invited to […]

Long-awaited Pride exhibition to open

May 20, 20213:43 pmMay 20, 2021 4:18 pmLeave a Comment

The long-awaited Pride in Suffolk’s Past exhibition opens at The Hold on Ipswich Waterfront on Monday 17 May, in line with the continued relaxation of COVID-19 regulations. This will be only the second exhibition to open in this brand-new venue – which partially opened for the first time last September – and is a fantastic […]