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IMT 2018 Events


The IMT will be putting on exhibitions throughout the summer at various events. The known event dates are:

Ipswich Maritime Festival – 18th and 19th August

Exhibitions in the Old Customs House and a ‘stand’ on the waterfront.

Heritage Open Weekend – 15th and 16th September

Exhibitions in the Old Customs House

Autumn talks

Advance details – more information will be available mid-summer.


Wednesday 3rd October at 7.30pm

‘An Ipswich Link with Nelson’s Victory at Aboukir Bay’

by Roy Clare CBE

This talk is being held in association with the Friends of Ipswich Museum 

Wednesday 7th November at 7.30pm

‘Harwich for the Continent, a history of the route from about 1600’

by Chris Turland

Wednesday 5th December at 7.30pm

‘The Woolverstone Project. The project, RYA Sailability, Disabled Sailors’ achievements, Para Olympic sailing.

by Andy Beharrel

All are welcome to our lectures at the Waterfront Building, University of Suffolk. Free car parking is available in the UoS car park opposite the Waterfront Building. The cost for attending a talk is £3.50 for members and £4.50 for guests.

IMT Thames Barge all-day sailing trips and afternoon music trips

Due to the popularity of these events we have organised three all-day cruising trips, and two afternoon music trips on sb Victor for 2018. The music trips will feature one with the ‘Good Times’ jazz group, and the second with the jazz group ‘La Fontaine Trio’.

Dates of the trips (all Thursdays) are:

June 14th 09.00 - 17.30 (approx) - All day sailing trip

June 28th 14.00 - 18.00 (approx) - ‘Good Times’ jazz group

July 12th 09.00 - 17.30 (approx) - All day sailing trip

August 9th 09.00 - 17.30 (approx) - All day sailing trip

August 23rd 14.00 - 18.00 (approx) - ‘La Fontaine Trio’ jazz group  

Day sailings include breakfast snack, mid-morning coffee and biscuits, 2-course lunch with wine, and afternoon cream tea and cost £57 per head

Afternoon music trips include a finger buffet with tea and coffee and cost £35 per head.

Booking form on ‘Forms’ page or contact Bob Pawsey on 01473 252893 for more information and bookings.