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Blists Hill Victorian Town

Legges Way, Ironbridge, Ironbridge Gorge TF7 5DU, England
+44 1952 433424
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Authentic Victorian Experience

A complete Victorian Town has been created on a part of the site of an industrial revolution... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Peter E
back in time

absolutely brilliant, to go and see this is a must. to see the people dressed up in the victorian... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Chas H
Camberley, England, United Kingdom
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This reconstructed Victorian mining town is one of the best of its kind in England.
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  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
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Legges Way, Ironbridge, Ironbridge Gorge TF7 5DU, England
+44 1952 433424
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Reviewed yesterday

A complete Victorian Town has been created on a part of the site of an industrial revolution ironworks and forms a part of the Ironbridge Gorge World Heritage Site. The Town has a wide range of different premises recreated to copy particular premises or styles...More

Thank Peter E
Reviewed yesterday

absolutely brilliant, to go and see this is a must. to see the people dressed up in the victorian clother and to go into the shops which is a mini town is superb. it is best to get the yearly pass as it entitles you...More

Thank Chas H
Reviewed yesterday

This is a fantastic attraction for all ages.. I would suggest that you buy an annual pass as you can then visit all the smaller museums (9 in all) included in the pri e and then of course you have the option to return all...More

Thank 25maureen25
Reviewed 2 days ago

What a stunning insight into out industrial past. It is not necessarly all pretty but it gives a fascinating account of life during the industrial revolution whilst offering entertainment and an enjoyable day out - not an easy balancing act if you think about it;...More

Thank elaine l
Reviewed 3 days ago

What a place to bring back memories, we spent about four hours and should have spent longer but my age started to tell. There are old shops etc. of all kinds within the Victorian town. Almost every shop we went into brought back memories, they...More

Thank Laurie02
Reviewed 4 days ago

What a fantastic place this is for a truly authentic step back in time.A very interesting place to visit. The romantic in me would love to visit the place when it is snowing properly in mid winter.

1  Thank GordyR06
Reviewed 4 days ago

I have never been to anything quite like this, it was a proper town, streets, shops houses, steam engines the list goes on and on. You will need a good 4 hours for this visit with lots of walking, so comfy shoes. Once you have...More

Thank Vanessa W
Reviewed 5 days ago

To go here you are best getting an Ironbridge passport, which gives you admission to all the museums within the gorge. You have a years unlimited access, and if you haven't managed a visit to one within the year you can go once anytime. We...More

1  Thank Onceawaitress
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Bought the annual pass ticket which includes 10 museums but spent so much time in Blists Hill that we didnt have time for the rest but we will be returning in August

Thank Marita P
Reviewed 6 days ago

My husband and I visited Blists Hill Victorian Town when we visited Ironbridge for the first time. It really was worth the visit. We had a glorious sunny day and spent about 5 hours just wandering round. My husband is not that mobile and he...More

1  Thank sarahmarylucas
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
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 😎
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
Lisa W
How far is this from iron bridge?
9 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.