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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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Something different

I love tiles, porcelain and other china, so had to go to the factory when on my second visit to... read more

Reviewed 26 January 2012
SadeWellington
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Wellington, New Zealand
Better than you think!

Thought tiles would be like a trip to B & Q but how wrong could I be? These were works of art... read more

Reviewed 15 January 2012
Hellyshropshire
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Bewdley, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 26 January 2012

I love tiles, porcelain and other china, so had to go to the factory when on my second visit to Ironbridge. It was lovely seeing all the beautifull tiles and displays and the buildings are historic in themselves. The tile displays were fantastic. Wish I...More

Date of experience: October 2011
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Reviewed 15 January 2012

Thought tiles would be like a trip to B & Q but how wrong could I be? These were works of art, decorating whole rooms - the nursery rhyme tiles from the now demolished childrens hospital were beautiful. A must see museum and with a...More

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Reviewed 3 December 2011

In an age where you just dont see tiles as much i came as a jolt to see just how many places tiles were used and now forgotten about. If you can afford it they will even make tiles in the good old fashion way...More

Date of experience: December 2011
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Reviewed 22 November 2011

didn,t think i would find tiles so interesting. but lots of other things to see, also quite a biit for children to do so much history , and worthy of another visit

Date of experience: November 2011
1  Thank CheshireFrancesca
Reviewed 1 November 2011

Thought a tile musium would not be of much interest, how wrong I was. It was a facenating insight into the importance of tiles and their history. The displays were excellent and made you understand how tiles are so important, from flooring in churches and...More

Date of experience: October 2011
2  Thank wilnik
Reviewed 22 October 2011

Very interesting a real eye opener. A pity GB Ltd has been allowed to go into decline because Jackfield showed what we can do.

Date of experience: October 2011
2  Thank Travelling_Imp_1956
Reviewed 18 October 2011

So much to see, wonderful designs on display. Buy one of your own in the gift shop

Date of experience: October 2011
2  Thank Wendy C
Reviewed 27 April 2010

Absorbing and informative displays of tiling, their production and use. There are galleries and period room settings. I especially liked the Butcher’s shop and the Bar of a Sunderland pub. The noise in the London Tube Station was very evocative. There are super wall-length panels...More

2  Thank 8888Geordie
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Response from Taxidiotissa | Reviewed this property |
There are workshops during the school summer holidays where you can make a tile, Tuesdays to Fridays until 31st August.
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