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Special Events

These events are well, special! Each event is unique and created especially for the occasion. Be prepared for a variety of event topics and styles and book early to avoid disappointment. Age restrictions may apply depending on the activity.

Pyre Parade

Pyre Parade

Part of SPILL festival. Join us for the Pyre Parade, Ipswich’s annual burning of bad news
Location: Starting at The Hold, Ipswich, IP4 1LN
Date: Sat 30th October 6pm
FREE
 
Autograph Pop-up Photo Studio

Autograph Pop-up Photo Studio

Part of SPILL festival. Free interactive workshop to create your own history and record memories.
Location: The Hold, Ipswich, IP4 1LN
Date: Sat 30th October 11-5pm
Halloween Escape Rooms

Halloween Escape Rooms

Discover spooky mysteries within the Suffolk Archives collections as you attempt to make your escape.
Location: The Hold, Ipswich, IP4 1LN
Dates:  Sat 16th October 2021 – Sun 17th October 2021
Time: 1 hour slots throughout each day
NessFest: Haunted Escape Room

NessFest: Haunted Escape Room

Location: Suffolk Archives - Lowestoft, Suffolk, NR32 1DR
Date: Tue 26th October 2021
Time: Various times throughout the day
Free of charge