Your Visit

Snape Maltings is located in the village of Snape, Suffolk, five miles from Aldeburgh on the Suffolk coast and just two hours by train from London.

Address: Snape Maltings, Snape, Saxmundham, Suffolk IP17 1SP

We have free parking available on site.

Opening Hours

Shops & Galleries open: Monday–Saturday 10am–5.30pm • Sunday 10.30am–4.30pm (browsing from 10am)

Christmas Opening Times

Open until 8pm on 12 December and 19 December.

23 December: 9am-5.30pm

Christmas Eve: 9am–4.30pm
Christmas Day and Boxing Day: closed

27 December: 9.30am-5.30pm
28 December: 9.30am-5.30pm
29 December: 9.30am-5.30pm

New Years Eve 10am-4.30pm
New Years Day 10am-4.30pm

Box Office at Snape open 10am–4.30pm every day and two hours prior to concerts at Snape Maltings Concert Hall.
Box Office in Aldeburgh Cinema open Monday-Friday, 10am–4.30pm.

Visitor Centre: Monday–Friday 9.30am–5.30pm • Saturday 10am–5.30pm • Sunday 10am–4.30pm

See cafés and their opening hours


Snape Maltings Concert Hall, Hoffmann Building and the Granary Gallery have lift access to all levels. An infrared hearing system is available in the Concert Hall, and both infrared and induction loop hearing systems are available in the Britten Studio and Jerwood Kiln Studio in the Hoffmann Building.

Car parking spaces adjacent to Snape Maltings Concert Hall and the Hoffmann Building are provided for blue/orange badge holders attending concerts. These need to be booked in advance with the Box Office on 01728 687110.

For dog owners

Snape Maltings is popular with dog walkers, who are welcome to walk around the site and beyond.

Dogs are not permitted inside any of the shops, cafés or venues. There are plenty of places to secure your dog and water bowls provided around the site.

However, dogs are welcome in outdoor seating at the Granary Tea Shop, the terrace outside the Concert Hall Café as well as in part of the Plough and Sail pub and its courtyard seating.