Registered Charity No. 311120
Registered Museum No. RD 1448

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How to find us

In the centre of Diss Market Place in the old Shambles building, once a butcher’s shop. There are several car parks within walking distance.

Welcome to Diss Museum - “A little jewel in Diss!”

There is something for everybody in our award-winning community museum.
Please browse through the site to find out more about us.

Opening hours

The museum is open from mid-March to the end of October.

Wednesday & Thursday 2.00pm – 4.00pm
Friday & Saturday 10.00am – 4.00pm
Sunday (May – August) 2.30pm – 4.30pm

Admission is free.

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November 2015 - Christmas opening
Diss Museum will open one more time this year for one day only on Saturday 28 November to coincide with the St Nicholas Christmas Fayre and the turning on of Christmas Lights at 6pm in the Market Place. The Museum will open at 10am until 4pm.  A last chance to see the displays of 2015 including Redgrave Estate: Admiral Wilson and Wop Garnham , Community Cabinet Iron Rations, Diss Mere and the Watch awarded for bravery, donated from Australia.  As well as seeing the displays there is still a range of items in the shop to buy as Christmas presents including CDs about Wop Garnham and DVDs on Rural Life in Norfolk.

August 2015
A pocket watch commemorating the brave deed of a Diss man has been found in Australia. Read the full story by Diss Museum Manager Basil Abbott here.


11 Market Hill
IP22 3JZ
01379 673613

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