20 Best Museums and Art Galleries In Cowlinge Near Me | Day Out With The Kids

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Best Museums and Art Galleries In Cowlinge

We've rounded up the best museums and art galleries in Cowlinge in our quest to discover brilliant family attractions and places to visit near you. There are 68 Cowlinge museums and art galleries to pick from. Find the perfect places to go with your kids and get out on your next adventure!

All the museums and art galleries we list are rated according to the ages they are suitable for, facilities and whether they are suitable for rainy days or best when the sun is shining.

Many of the places we list are historic or educational in nature and would be suitable for class trips or as ways to keep the learning up whilst having fun over the school holidays.

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A horse statue at Palace House in Newmarket

National Horse Racing Museum

  • Newmarket
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

National Horse Racing Museum is an education for horse lovers everywhere! It tells the whole story from its royal origins to Lester Piggott, Frankie...

Entrance to Moyse's Hall Museum in Bury St Edmunds

Moyse's Hall Museum

  • Bury St Edmunds
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

The Moyse's Hall Museum is an outstanding archaeological collections that carry you back to Bronze Age, Roman and Mediaeval times. More recent histor...

Victorian village and windmill at Burwell Museum

Burwell Museum

  • Burwell
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Burwell Museum shows what life was like in this area over the last 100 years, plus there are Anglo Saxon and Romano British displays. Stevens' Mill (...

A little boy with a paper plane at Imperial War Museum Duxford in Cambridgeshire

Imperial War Museum Duxford

  • Duxford
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Step into the history of aviation at the Imperial War Museum Duxford! Discover the stories of those who lived and worked at RAF Duxford and explore g...

Train at Colne Valley Railway in Castle Hedingham

Colne Valley Railway

  • Castle Hedingham
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

Bring your family to come and sample the vintage atmosphere and take a charming hour long ride on an award winning period country Colne Valley Railwa...

Outside view of Saffron Walden Museum

Saffron Walden Museum5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Saffron Walden
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Saffron Walden Museum is a great local museum that has been entertaining visitors since it opened in 1835. There are many permanent exhibitions, cove...

Kids with cameras at Centre for Computing History in Cambridge

Centre for Computing History

  • Cambridge
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

The Centre for Computing History is a large display of computers and video game consoles dating back to the early sixties. It is one of the rare muse...

Kids in exhibition room at Cambridge Science Centre

Cambridge Science Centre

  • Cambridge
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Science is fun, especially when you can get hands-on! This is why Cambridge Science Centre takes an interactive approach and encourages kids to press...

Machinery at Cambridge Museum of Technology in Cambridge

Cambridge Museum of Technology

  • Cambridge
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Cambridge Museum of Technology collections include letterpress-printing equipment ranging from early hand operated presses to power machinery, the pu...

Machinery at The Farmland Museum and Denny Abbey in Waterbeach

The Farmland Museum and Denny Abbey

  • Waterbeach
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

The Farmland Museum and Denny Abbey has a lot of interactive displays suitable for young children based on the Medieval Abbey and farming. Meet Geral...

Family exploring bones and fossils at Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences in Cambridge

Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences

  • Cambridge
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Lots of things to do for kids and a lot of it dinosaur related: mega bonus!! Opened in 1904, the Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences has its origins in...

Outside view of The Fitzwilliam Museum in Cambridge

The Fitzwilliam Museum

  • Cambridge
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

The Fitzwilliam Museum houses world class collections of works of art and antiquities spanning centuries and civilisations. Highlights include master...

'Globes' exhibit room at Whipple Museum of the History of Science in Cambridge

Whipple Museum of the History of Science

  • Cambridge
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Let your kids feel like real life scientists as they embark on an interactive journey of exploration at Whipple Museum of the History of Science. Fro...

Exhibit at Museum of Cambridge

Museum of Cambridge

  • Cambridge
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Museum of Cambridge, formerly the Folk Museum, is a local social history museum housed in the former White Horse Inn, a half-timber-framed building d...

Examples of the stained glass windows at the stained glass museum

The Stained Glass Museum

  • Ely
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

There’s no need for rose-tinted glasses at The Stained Glass Museum. Bring your kids and let them wonder at hundreds of detailed pieces of art and le...

Staff dressed as historic characters at Museum of East Anglian Life in Stowmarket

Museum of East Anglian Life

  • Stowmarket
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Encounter the history and natural world of East Anglia on the beautiful 75 acre site surrounding the Museum of East Anglian Life. Discover 15 splendi...

Buildings at The House on the Hill Toy Museum in Stansted Mountfitchet

The House on the Hill Toy Museum

  • Stansted Mountfitchet
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

The House on the Hill Toy Museum is the largest known privately owned toy museum in all of Europe with more than 80,000 fascinating items of mixed an...

Exhibit room at Royston Museum

Royston Museum

  • Royston
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Royston and District Museum and Art Gallery sits at the heart of the Royston community. Come and explore the history of Royston and its people throug...

Visitors at Colchester Castle Museum

Colchester Castle Museum

  • Colchester
  • Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

At Colchester Castle Museum follow in the footsteps of Roman soldiers, Norman invaders, the Witchfinder General and the devastation of Queen Boudica!...

Girl looking at a shell. Source: Natural Museum of History Colchester

Natural History Museum Colchester

  • Colchester
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

At Natural History Museum Colchester did you know that there was an earthquake in Colchester in 1884? Or that mammoths and hippos used to live in thi...

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