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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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Absolutely amazing

You are supposed to get round in an hour and a half - it took us 4!! It was so interesting and well... read more

Reviewed 20 January 2018
Tring, United Kingdom
Interesting museum

A great display of historic tiles, the history of their production on this site and their uses. A... read more

Reviewed 6 December 2017
Bedford, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 23 January 2018

An interesting enough place to spend an hour or so if you are already in the area but unless you have a particular fascination with tiles I wouldn't make a special journey

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed 20 January 2018

You are supposed to get round in an hour and a half - it took us 4!! It was so interesting and well laid out. You learn as much about the history and culture of the area as you do about tiles. There is something...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

A great display of historic tiles, the history of their production on this site and their uses. A few interactive displays for the children. Tile painting workshop on a Tuesday, but you must arrive before 2pm. We were disappointed to miss it. Good to see...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed 16 October 2017

great visit very interesting well worth a visit along with the other ironbridge museums in the area the 10 museum passport is a great way to see all at a discounted price.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank mrb19612016
Reviewed 2 October 2017

The London Underground stations were all "tiled" and part of the display of tiles has the "London Underground" with all its noise; absolutely brilliant. It is some years since I was last here and the visitor reception area is much improved & includes a refreshment...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank John M
Reviewed 30 September 2017

It's interesting for those who like history. They also have a workshop in which you can make a tile of your own. That is an experience in itself and makes you realise the skills involved for those who worked and hand painted tiles in the...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 22 September 2017

I knew of tile manufacture in this area, but did not realise how much had been produced, nor how many manufacturers set up business here. Some tile manufacturing is still carried on, but not at bargain prices. You need to allow several hours to appreciate...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank HJPinBeds
Reviewed 21 September 2017

Wondered around the museum which was a real incite into the tile works that had been here. A beautiful display of tiles past and present and very interesting story boards.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Alyson B
Reviewed 19 September 2017

Lots and Lots of Tiles and very little else, we thought it was a museum of tile making but if you don't like looking at tiles there is very little else to see here. Once again this museum could do with more information on the...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank kaff_12
Reviewed 14 September 2017

There are lots of tiles. Lots and lots of tiles. I'm afraid that I can apparently only take so many tiles before I start to go cross eyed. That said, if you like tiles it is fab. The history of tiles and tile patterns and...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Sian W
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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.