HMS Ganges Museum is delighted to work with so many wonderful partners, both on the Shotley Peninsula and further afield. Below are links, which we hope you will find useful and relevant.

The Bristol Arms

Bristol Arms, Bristol Hill, Shotley Gate, Suffolk, IP9 1QP.

Tel: 01473 787200

The famed Bristol Arms is still going strong. Ideal for lunch or evening meals after your visit. 

All ex-Ganges boys can be assured of a warm welcome from Shane and his staff.

The Shipwreck Loft

Shotley Marina, Shotley Gate, Ipswich, Suffolk, IP9 1QJ. 

Tel: 01473 788865

The Shipwreck Loft is an ideal place to stay while visiting the museum and to explore the rest of the Shotley Peninsula.  Also handy for Harwich and Felixstowe via the ferry. The Shipwreck also has a bar and restaurant.

The Shipwreck Pub

The Shipwreck also has a bar and restaurant.

Tel: 01473 788865

The Rose Inn

The Street, Shotley, Ipswich, IP9 1NL.

Tel: 01473 787237

Sarah, Jamie and staff make this a great place for a meal and a pint. 

Explore Our Area Of Outstanding Natural Beauty

Whilst you're visiting the Museum do make some extra time to explore the beautiful local area. 

Suffolk Coasts And Heaths AONB

Suffolk Coast And Heaths Explorer Guides

Shotley Explorer Guide PDF
This specifically covers the Museum/Marina area plus Shotley Church and Naval Cemetery.

Shotley Peninsular Nub News

Check out Shotley Peninsular Nub News for information on local events, news and shopping.

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Barrelmans Point

Barrelmans Point is the new 60 acre housing development, with 295 new homes being built, on the former HMS Ganges site. This joint venture between Wavensmere Homes and Galliard Homes has also taken on the task of restoring the famous HMS Ganges Mast.

HMS Ganges Museum, Shotley Marina, Shotley Gate, Suffolk, IP9 1QJ 

Tel: 01473 788765 | Mob: 07515 469420

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