Museum of Knots and Sailor's Ropework
The Museum of Knots and Sailor's Ropework is a small private museum with an unique and important collection of sailor's ropework, both practical and decorative, together with a large range of tools for the rope and canvas working trades. A new extension houses all types of rope together with rope making equipment ranging from the most primitive to more sophisticated geared machines.
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The museum is located at a private house and the collections are of specialised interest. The museum is not suitable for group visits and all visits are by arrangement with the owners, Mr and Mrs Pawson.
501 Wherstead Road
Latitude: 52.03732452° 52' 41.1° N Longitude: 1.1507331 ° 26' 15.9° E
Entrance to the museum is over grass, unsuitable for wheelchairs..
How to Find Us
Access via 501 Wherstead Road, which is on the southwest outskirts of Ipswich. On street parking is available nearby.