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Ironbridge Gorge Museums, Ironbridge

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Delve into the history of the Industrial Revolution at one of the ten Ironbridge Gorge Museums. Boasting authentic 18th-century architecture and artifacts, the museums offer a multifaceted look at Britain’s industrial heritage. Wander the living history museum that recreates a Victorian town, or learn more about the iron industry at the Coalbrookdale Museum of Iron. Purchase a passport ticket to gain entry to all ten museums. Make sure to use the free park and ride system if traveling by car to avoid paying parking fees. For travelers who use our custom trip planner, Ironbridge holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the Ironbridge Gorge Museums and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
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  • I have just returned from visiting the world heritage site of Ironbridge in Shropshire. This is the fifth time in the past fifteen years that I have been to this area as I love it so much. Apart from ...  more »
  • Wonderful scenery and stunning places to visit. Ironbridge itself was lovely and the bridge was stunning. Managed to get around with my walking stick, but would be difficult to get around if you were ...  more »
  • Lovely friendly Victorian village, great staff,full of knowledge Well worth the money.plenty to see and do  more »
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  • This museum helps to explain the evolution of iron making and how this kick-started the beginnings of the industrial revolution that swept across the world. Lots to see here and well worth a visit, including the substantial remains of the original furnaces used to produce iron for the Ironbridge.
  • I went just to visit their library archives, which was excellent in itself, so i need to go back and explore everything else that I only got a glimpse of.
  • A bit boring but i am a teenager