Travelling by train to the Museum of East Anglian Life is super-simple. The nearest railway station to the Museum of East Anglian Life is Stowmarket, which is served by Greater Anglia services throughout the day. It's 10 minutes to the Museum of East Anglian Life on foot. Simply exit the station, turn right to stay on Prentice Rod, and turn left onto Station Road. Then turn left again onto Market Place and continue onto Crowe Street.

The Museum of East Anglian Life is full of wonders for all to enjoy. You'll find it jam-packed with a fascinating historic collection and intriguing displays, suitable for all ages.

Visit the Museum Of East Anglian Life website for opening information.

Station details & facilities

Ticket Office opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
Weekdays06:15 - 19:30
Saturday 07:20 - 16:30
Sunday 09:15 - 18:30
Ticket MachineAvailable
Staff helpUnavailable
Staffing levelPart time
Oyster PrepayUnavailable
Oyster topupUnavailable
Oyster validatorUnavailable
Pre-purchase collectionAvailable
Left LuggageUnavailable
Shops noteNews agent
Telephone typesCoins and cards
Station BuffetAvailable
Station Buffet notes
Coffee kiosk Cold drinks vending machine Food vending machine
ATM notes
Located by the ticket office
Bureau de ChangeUnavailable
Tourist Information OfficeUnavailable
Information Systems
  • Announcements
  • Arrival screens
  • Departure screens
Toilets notes<p>On platform 2</p>
Baby changeAvailable
WiFi notes
Web kioskUnavailable
Staff Help notes

Please note that assistance is only available during the station staffed hours (see above), unless pre-booked.

Customer Service notes

Monday-Saturday 08:00-20:00ÿ
Sunday 10:00-20:00ÿ
Bank Holidays 09:00-18:00ÿ

The hours shown are for the Customer Relations team on 0345 600 7245 (option 8).

Closed on Christmas Day and Boxing Day.


Customer help pointsAvailable
Carpark opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
WeekdaysOpen 24 hours
Saturday Open 24 hours
Sunday Open 24 hours
Carpark nameStation Car Park
Carpark operatorNational Car Parks Ltd
Car parking spaces382
Carpark charges
Cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage spaces73
Sheltered cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage CCTVUnavailable
Cycle storage notes
cycle storage in the car park and on each platform
Step-free accessWhole station
Step-free access notes

Step free access between platforms is via level crossing

Ramps for train accessAvailable
Induction LoopAvailable
Accessible ticket machinesAvailable
Accessible Booking Office counterAvailable
Accessible taxisunknown
Accessible taxis notes

Details of nearest taxis are shown on station information poster

At London end of platform 1

Departures and arrivals from Stowmarket

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Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to IpswichGreater Anglia17:451On time
to NorwichGreater Anglia17:472On time
to ElyGreater Anglia18:072On time
to ColchesterGreater Anglia18:291On time
to CambridgeGreater Anglia18:342On time
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from CambridgeGreater Anglia17:441On time
from ColchesterGreater Anglia17:462On time
from IpswichGreater Anglia18:072On time
from NorwichGreater Anglia18:281On time
from IpswichGreater Anglia18:322On time

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