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Things to do in Ironbridge

Site of the famous Ironbridge Gorge, now a World Heritage site




 

  Attractions

Iron Bridge

English Heritage - The world’s first iron bridge was erected over the River Severn here in 1779 by Abraham Darby III.
Ironbridge
Shropshire
TF8 7JP

 

Buildwas Abbey

English Heritage - The impressive ruins of this Cistercian abbey have an idyllic setting near the River Severn.
Nr Ironbridge
Telford
Shropshire
TF8 7BW

 

Benthall Hall

National Trust - Situated on a plateau above the gorge of the River Severn.
Shropshire
TF12 5RX

 

Morville Hall

National Trust - Stone-built house of Elizabethan origin.
near Bridgnorth
WV16 5NB

 

Wilderhope Manor

National Trust - Elizabethan gabled manor house.
Longville
Much Wenlock
TF13 6EG

 

Wenlock Priory

English Heritage - Tranquil ruins in lovely setting. Re-founded by the Normans as a priory.
5 Sheinton Street
Much Wenlock
Shropshire
TF13 6HS

 
 

  Museums

Jackfield Tile Museum

See, touch and walk upon magnificent British tiles as you wander through the original gas-lit trade showroom, fascinating gallery.
Jackfield
Telford
TF8 7LJ

 

Enginuity

Enjoy a fun-filled family day out at this science and technology centre packed with hands-on activities and interactive exhibits.
Coach Road
Telford
TF8 7DQ

01952433424

Recommended by George family, Birmingham
“Loads of things for the kids to try out and play with, a really fun and educating day out for all the family”

 

Ironbridge Gorge Museums

Collection of 10 award winning museums.
The Wharfage
Ironbridge
TF8 7AW

01952435900

 

Coalport China Museum

The National Collections of Coalport and Caughley china combined with demonstrations and hands-on activities make this a great day.
High Street
Telford
TF8 7HT

 

Blists Hill Victorian Town

An enjoyable way for all ages to discover more about Victorian life.
Legges Way, Madeley
Telford
Shropshire
TF7 5DU

01952433424

Recommended by Stuart Bell, Wolverhampton
“Good way for children and adults to understand how life was in England hundreds of years ago”

 

Northgate Museum FREE

Packed full of treasures, the Museum should be the first stop for anyone wanting to discover the history of the town.
Northgate
Bridgnorth
WV16 4ER

01746762830

 
 

  Golf

Worfield Golf Club

Golf Club.
Roughton
Nr Bridgnorth
Shropshire
WV15 5HE

 

The Telford Hotel & Golf Resort

It takes a pretty special Shropshire hotel to do a UNESCO World Heritage site justice; the Telford Hotel & Golf Resort is this hotel.
Great Hay Drive
Telford
Shropshire
TF7 4DT

01952429977

 
 

  Sport

Telford Snowboard And Ski Centre

Learn to ski or snowboard.
Court Street
Madeley
TF7 5DZ

01952382688

 

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