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Jackfield Tile Museum

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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Very interesting

Informative, WHen I visited Westminster Palace floor tiles made at Jackfield where being used to... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Mandy B
Great collection

Wished we were able to visit this place sooner to get some inspiration for Art Deco tiling. Some... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Informative, WHen I visited Westminster Palace floor tiles made at Jackfield where being used to repair a section of floor

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Mandy B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wished we were able to visit this place sooner to get some inspiration for Art Deco tiling. Some of the rooms are tiled from floor to the walls, and wonder to see some of the different Victorian styles too. From the outside of the building,...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Dragonladyy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went here... expecting a disappointment... Came back thinking can't wait to try this again. If you get a chance to do this with the kids I would highly recommend it. We were there 3 hours and can't wait to see the results. Will do this...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank MichaelA925
Reviewed 10 February 2019

We spent two hours here, an easy 20 walk along the river from the China museum. Beautifully presented exerbition of tiles and lots of local history .

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 4 February 2019 via mobile

Had a lovely time wondering round. In origional building which added to the experience. Seconds shop was shut on the Sunday which would have been nice to see and no fridge magnets on sale. A reoccurring thing we found throughout Ironbridge strangely.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank katherineh126
Reviewed 30 January 2019 via mobile

Who would have thought tiles could be so interesting. Great place to explore the history of tile making and their design. The museum was well set out with a great cafe, very tempting gift and seconds shop and friendly, helpful staff.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Hannah H
Reviewed 7 January 2019 via mobile

We spent a lovely 3-4 hours visiting the Jackfield Tile Museum. After about 40 minutes looking at the whole host of impressive tiles on show in the museum (easy to spend so much more time here) we decided to head over to the tile painting...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Brenin_Cwningen
Reviewed 11 December 2018

Found the museum more interesting than I expected, and the exhibits are well thought out. It would have been good to have more interactive exhibits, but perhaps visiting on a Sunday morning wasn't the best timing! Worth going in the week when the resident artists...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank PurplePiglet1
Reviewed 4 December 2018

Didn't know what to expect but the museum was far more interesting than we thought it would be. Very interesting to find out about the history of tiles in the area. The John Scott exhibition was incredible - amazing what one person had managed to...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Anita1967
Reviewed 24 November 2018 via mobile

An interesting museum with some beautiful examples of how people use to tile their homes/work places. Their are some old tiles/mosaics and the private collection of a life long collector. Nice to see but does not talk long to look around.

Date of experience: November 2018
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katherinelhughes
6 August 2018|
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There are workshops during the school summer holidays where you can make a tile, Tuesdays to Fridays until 31st August.
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