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Blists Hill Victorian Town

Legges Way, Ironbridge, Ironbridge Gorge TF7 5DU, England
+44 1952 433424
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Lovely sunday

The great weather really made this attraction (don't fancy it in the rain!) Mainly outdoor, great... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Janet M
via mobile
Lovely experience for young people.

Enjoyable day out. The Victorian layout covers a large area. Children obviously enjoyed themselves... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Brenda P
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“fish and chips” (262 reviews)
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Legges Way, Ironbridge, Ironbridge Gorge TF7 5DU, England
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+44 1952 433424
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The great weather really made this attraction (don't fancy it in the rain!) Mainly outdoor, great that you can convert cash into 'old money' to spend in traditional shops. Good picnic areas for those not wanting traditional fish and chips or the cafes and tea...More

Thank Janet M
Reviewed yesterday

Enjoyable day out. The Victorian layout covers a large area. Children obviously enjoyed themselves. Older people could reminisce.

Thank Brenda P
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My husband and I made a special trip to Telford so we could visit the Ironbridge museums. There are about 10 different museums but the Victorian town is the biggest and it is huge. The museum's own leaflet recommends 2-3 hours but we were here...More

Thank Karen M
Reviewed 2 days ago

A truely educational and fun day out.From exchanging money for the coins we used to use and spending it in the shops,to observing the victorian way of life,and exploring the exhibits.well worth a visit.

Thank joan h
Reviewed 2 days ago

Visited with two friends this weekend and had a lovely day out, so much so that we were almost the last to leave! We live locally and have been a few times over the years, but not since the re-fit of the front entrance way...More

Thank Amanda W
Reviewed 5 days ago

An excellent day out for all the family with loads to look at and lots to do. The actors really knew their job and helped vistors get involved in day to day atmophere of living in Victorian times. Plenty of opportunity to spend your Victorian...More

Thank dezzagee
Reviewed 5 days ago

A living museum dedicated to keeping alive the past through a collection of authentic buildings and volunteers re-enacting their grandparents or great-grand parents or, well, you get the point. The history is palpable. The mine rip was pretty comical but educational and the fair ground...More

Thank Richard M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Mostvof the exhibits are outdoors so plan on a sunny day. There were plenty of events and shows through the day, so you can easily spend half the day here. The staff were in costume and were most educational. A great place to take inquiring...More

Thank Chidambaram V
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a fantastic place, so interesting and the volunteers make it really something special, so knowledgeable and engaging, made us feel really welcome. We got the annual pass which is a bargain for what you get (access to many other sites) and the parking...More

Thank Fiona H
Reviewed 1 week ago

From the moment you enter you are swept back to the Victorian era. First call the bank to change some money into pounds, shillings, and pence. which you can use in any retail area in the village. Many attractions all staffed by people un the...More

Thank ikolikol
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clonmel2016
How much does it cost to go on
26 May 2017|
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Response from Chidambaram V | Reviewed this property |
other have listed the prices, however do recommend the £25 annual pass, which gives you access to a whole range of museums in the area 😎
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j0hnk58
Can you take dogs in with you. Thanks jk
14 May 2017|
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Response from Ironbridge-Museum | Property representative |
Dogs are very welcome at Blists Hill Victorian Town on the streets in woodlands. They are welcome in many of the exhibits but not in those that sell food or any of the cafes. Assistance dogs only are allowed at the other... More
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Lisa W
How far is this from iron bridge?
8 May 2017|
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Response from Ironbridge-Museum | Property representative |
It is about a 5 minute drive. We would suggest you drive rather than walk. Enjoy your visit.
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