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The Iron Bridge and Tollhouse

High St | Tontine Hill, Ironbridge, Ironbridge Gorge TF8 7JP, England
+44 1952 433424
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The most famous icon in the region but worth going to see. Free to walk over the bridge and visit... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
RichardW99
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Milton Keynes, UK
World heritage site

Top stuff, nice Museum explaining the history of it all and the bridge looks great from any angle... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Kingofgeography
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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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The world's first iron bridge is located in Ironbridge, the cradle of the Industrial Revolution.
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good31%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
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High St | Tontine Hill, Ironbridge, Ironbridge Gorge TF8 7JP, England
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+44 1952 433424
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The most famous icon in the region but worth going to see. Free to walk over the bridge and visit the Tollhouse which is a small shop and museum upstairs.

Thank RichardW99
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Top stuff, nice Museum explaining the history of it all and the bridge looks great from any angle. Could do with a paint though!

Thank Kingofgeography
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visit iron bridge and the place is spectacular the view is amazing there were shops everyone was friendly.

Thank Bevy P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

An amazing bridge which evokes everything about the industrial revolution. Located in the village of Ironbridge, lots of carparks nearby - some lovely little shops to visit too,

Thank Lisa J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Generally accepted as the birthplace of the Industrial Revolution, Ironbridge, and the bridge in particular, are a shining example to the innovation of the times, and how quickly they changed.

Thank KevinSadler2364
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Bridge tollhouse has lots of facts, pictures and sketches about the bridge and well worth a look in if visiting the bridge.

Thank dave f
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great place to visit. Very intersting, lovely views form the bridge and the toll house was full of historical information.

Thank Lisa R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is amazing how much industrial history costs to look at it isn't about the history it is just a money making machine it was more interesting walking around Bridgnorth with so many interesting buildings etc

Thank Englisheric
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Incredible piece of history - free to visit and the toll house also free and gives history of bridge. Don't need long to see it but very close to other museums, so easy to fit in when visiting other iron ridge attractions

Thank Lee G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I first saw this historic bridge nearly 50 years ago on a school trip, and have never forgotten it. It's a classic of English industrial archaeology. This time I walked here from Telford Town Park, along a 7-mile heritage footpath/cycleway that utilises two sections of...More

Thank cltc43
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goudster
12 April 2017|
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Response from jrdo5959 | Reviewed this property |
After you leave the M54 follow the BROWN signs to the museums and into Ironbridge. You pass the bridge on your left, travelling down hill. There is a large car park 200 metres past the bridge on your left. You can walk back... More
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Fran J
18 July 2016|
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Response from maisymeg | Reviewed this property |
Hi, you can walk over the Iron bridge and there are 3 different walks of various lengths from there which are great to exercise the dog. Then you can take a dog into the Victorian Village free of charge. (around £18pperson... More
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