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Wonderfl, informative visit

Visited as part of annual pass. I was unsure what to expect, but found it exceeded my expectations... read more

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Ryegella
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United Kingdom
Informative and Very Enjoyable

We had a passport ticket for all ten Ironbridge museums using Tesco Clubcard points and spent a... read more

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Taxidiotissa
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Coulsdon, Surrey
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This reconstructed Victorian mining town is one of the best of its kind in England.
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Legges Way, Ironbridge, Telford TF7 5DU, England
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Reviewed yesterday

Visited as part of annual pass. I was unsure what to expect, but found it exceeded my expectations. Much preferred this tot he Black country museum. Visited just before the kids broke up, so the place was busy but not heaving. Enjoyed the beef dripping...More

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Reviewed yesterday

We had a passport ticket for all ten Ironbridge museums using Tesco Clubcard points and spent a good three hours here. We just caught a glimpse of the two, beautiful Shire horses who had been spruced up ready for a trip to London. The highlights...More

Thank Taxidiotissa
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We visited on a Tuesday and there were a few school visits there, however the place was so big we never felt crowded. It is well laid out, masses of things to see and learn about but because it’s a “living museum “ it’s not...More

Thank dormers5
Reviewed 3 days ago

Expected to spend a couple of hours here, but found the whole site fascinating, in the end we were there for most of the day, friendly informative people working all over the site in shops and foundries, Wednesday is a good day to go because...More

Thank trevormorris2015
Reviewed 3 days ago

First visited here in 1989, and it was good then. Today its even better, more to see and do, but the important good bits, the staff, the pub and the fish n chip shop are still there. We got passports with Tesco vouchers, otherwise it...More

Thank Eric G
Ironbridge-Museum, Guest Relations Manager at Blists Hill Victorian Town, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for your review. It was lovely to read that you had such a great time, don't forget that your Passports will allow you unlimited visits to all the museums, including Blists Hill Victorian Town, for 12 months.

Reviewed 1 week ago

What a super day. 4 big kids aged 33 to 70's. Had a wonderful day. Changed our money into old currency at the bank. Had wonderful fish and chips in paper not a tray. Played on the coconut shy and hoops/rings and bought super thing...More

Thank Wendot
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a superb day out for the whole family. There is plenty to do to keep you and your family amused all day. There are places to eat on site. A must if you enjoy your history.

Thank mavis1955
Reviewed 1 week ago

We decided to visit the Victorian town during are stay at iron bridge and to be honest i thought it was quite good, we had lovely hot weather which made the visit enjoyable. After reading some reviews i wasn't expecting too much but it turned...More

Thank goshawk100
Ironbridge-Museum, Guest Relations Manager at Blists Hill Victorian Town, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you so much for your lovely review. We are thrilled that you had such an enjoyable experience. We will pass your comments to the staff at Blists Hill VictorianTown.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had an enjoyable visit here and every member of staff we met were cheerful, helpful and knowledgeable. We were disappointed y the lack of choice in the cafe at the entrance, but on discovering there was a bigger better on at the bottom of...More

Thank Ian L
Ironbridge-Museum, Guest Relations Manager at Blists Hill Victorian Town, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you so much for the detailed review of your visit to Blists Hill Victorian Town We were so pleased to read that you had such a wonderful time and that you found the site so interesting and all the staff friendly and welcoming. We...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I went to Blists Hill when we were in the area visiting friends. It's a great place to visit for the day, especially in glorious weather. The staff were lovely; very friendly, chatty and informative. I really enjoyed wandering around the different...More

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Ironbridge-Museum, Guest Relations Manager at Blists Hill Victorian Town, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review We are so pleased to read that you had such a lovely visit to Blists Hill Victorian town and that you found everyone to be helpful and friendly, however we were very concerned to read your comments relating to the...More

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lorraineadams2017
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Response from Neil B | Reviewed this property |
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They are £20 each for one sitting. But you can pick the costume
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Yes, dogs are allowed and I saw quite a few people walking them when I visited. You might not be allowed to take them in some of the inside exhibits though.
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