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Blists Hill Victorian Town

Legges Way, Ironbridge, Ironbridge Gorge TF7 5DU, England
+44 1952 433424
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Great day out for all the family

An excellent day out for all the family with loads to look at and lots to do. The actors really... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
dezzagee
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St Neots, United Kingdom
A slice of the past

A living museum dedicated to keeping alive the past through a collection of authentic buildings and... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Richard M
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Swindon, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Legges Way, Ironbridge, Ironbridge Gorge TF7 5DU, England
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+44 1952 433424
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Reviewed 3 days ago

An excellent day out for all the family with loads to look at and lots to do. The actors really knew their job and helped vistors get involved in day to day atmophere of living in Victorian times. Plenty of opportunity to spend your Victorian...More

Thank dezzagee
Reviewed 3 days ago

A living museum dedicated to keeping alive the past through a collection of authentic buildings and volunteers re-enacting their grandparents or great-grand parents or, well, you get the point. The history is palpable. The mine rip was pretty comical but educational and the fair ground...More

Thank Richard M
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Mostvof the exhibits are outdoors so plan on a sunny day. There were plenty of events and shows through the day, so you can easily spend half the day here. The staff were in costume and were most educational. A great place to take inquiring...More

Thank Chidambaram V
Reviewed 5 days ago

This is a fantastic place, so interesting and the volunteers make it really something special, so knowledgeable and engaging, made us feel really welcome. We got the annual pass which is a bargain for what you get (access to many other sites) and the parking...More

Thank Fiona H
Reviewed 5 days ago

From the moment you enter you are swept back to the Victorian era. First call the bank to change some money into pounds, shillings, and pence. which you can use in any retail area in the village. Many attractions all staffed by people un the...More

Thank ikolikol
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

A very good day out plenty to see and do my only moan is having to pay to park when you're paying quite a lot to get in makes it an expensive day especially if you have children

Thank iankaz49
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our first visit, and there was plenty to keep us interested for about 5 hours. The costumed staff really make the place, bringing the Victorian village to life. It's an open site but with plenty of buildings and exhibits to duck into if the heavens...More

Thank Mojosbigstick
Ironbridge-Museum, Public Relations Manager at Blists Hill Victorian Town, responded to this review

It's great to know that you enjoyed your first visit to Blists Hill, we hope it wont be your last. Even after five hours of walking around the Town, I am sure that there will have been things that you missed.

Reviewed 1 week ago

We returned to this site after our last visit in 1981. We had a wonderful day so many changes and all so interesting. We found it so nostalgic on so many levels rekindling childhood memories, a living history for the all children that visit. I...More

Thank mickscott48
Reviewed 1 week ago

We all loved this step back in time. From changing your money to "old" money in the bank, the Victorian school, a drink in the Victorian pub, a trip to the bakery, the Victorian fair, Steam engines, a sepia photo in Victorian outfits, the sweet...More

Thank PatheticCasual
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a really enjoyable day out, lots to do and see ... all the staff were knowledgeable and very friendly, well worth a visit if you are in the area. Allow at least three hours.

Thank Jackie B
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clonmel2016
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 😎
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j0hnk58
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
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Lisa W
How far is this from iron bridge?
8 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.
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