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Blists Hill Victorian Town

Open Now: 10:00 - 16:00
Open today: 10:00 - 16:00
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Loads to do for everyone

This site contains a great mixture of fascinating re-created 'Victorian Town' features, authentic... read more

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Patricia H
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Glastonbury, United Kingdom
Day out in the past

Ironbridge and Bliss Hill are a must to visit if you want to know about the UK’s past. Of the 10... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
AdrianS876
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Rochford, 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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Legges Way, Ironbridge, Telford TF7 5DU, England
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Reviewed today

This site contains a great mixture of fascinating re-created 'Victorian Town' features, authentic industrial archaeology including old blast furnaces, incline plane and working (if you pick the right day) iron casting and Trevithick engine. There are several reasonable catering outlets on site and walks in...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Ironbridge and Bliss Hill are a must to visit if you want to know about the UK’s past. Of the 10 museums 7 were open. All of them had so much to learn from. The Victorian era is lived out in Bliss Hill and when...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank AdrianS876
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

With houses and businesses moved here from other places, this is a good working Victorian town. Change your money into old shillings and pence and buy fish and chips, candles and freshly made bread e.t.c. after being shown how they use to be made. Old...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Just everything was excellent fascilities are excellent lots to do and volunteers are very knowledgeable

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This place is do worth a visit! Change your money in the bank when you arrive and the fun of spending pre-decimalisation money around the town. So enjoyed all the shops, exhibitiond and outside exhibits. Well spread out. Plenty of things to see and learn....More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Enjoyed a great day out at this attraction visiting all the places in this Victorian village. The staff in all the shops and work areas were all very friendly and knowledgeable providing excellent information which was very interesting and informative. I think as it was...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank JeffreyC189
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Blasts hill Victorian town, was one of the best places I have ever been to. We loved each shop. The staff were very friendly and informative. Fantastic day out. We would recommend this to anyone. Well done.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Ironbridge-Museum, Guest Relations Manager at Blists Hill Victorian Town, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the review. We were delighted to read that you had such a great day out at Blists Hill Victorian Town. Thank you so much for your wonderful comments.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Step back in time to this fabulous Victorian Town so much to see and realistically you might need more than a day there. So many shops, factories and workshops to visit and look around. Your admission fee includes a passport for return visits and admission...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Philip H
Ironbridge-Museum, Guest Relations Manager at Blists Hill Victorian Town, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for the review. We were so pleased to read that you had such a fabulous time at Blists Hill Victorian Town. Thank you again for your great comments. We do look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great place to visit with all the family. Lots to do. Will keep you occupied for a good 4 hours or more. Staff excellent.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Yvonne M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Blist’s Hill just after Christmas with friends from abroad. A very nice day strolling around the exhibits, buying some wonderful bread and biscuits from the bakery and enjoying a sing along at the pub with a swift half. Also a really good demonstration...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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heljay2110
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Response from PaulB27August | Reviewed this property |
Can't you email the manager and if they don't respond send another copying in the Shropshire Star?
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KATHRYN F
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Response from 964finleyb | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you can take dogs
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23 July 2018|
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Response from Pauline Beeston B | Reviewed this property |
I didn't see a mobility shop there but Telford the largest town only a couple of miles away and you may find one there. Check online.
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