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British Ironwork Centre

Closed Now: 09:00 - 17:30
Open today: 09:00 - 17:30
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We visited again with our grandson and daughter as we had been here before. We enjoyed it last time... read more

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Cazolyn3344
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Nefyn, United Kingdom
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Cold Shropshire DY

Even in mid winter plenty to see and do. Had a walk around the outside exhibits after a lovely cup... read more

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The biggest display of decorative metalwork in the UK. Featuring live work from the some of the best artists and blacksmiths in the country. The Centre created the world renowned "Spoon Gorilla" made from over 40,000 donated spoons, as seen on the...more
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A5, Oswestry SY11 4JH, England
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All reviews free ice cream falconry display animal sculptures for sale amazing sculptures well worth a visit birds of prey safari park all ages garden furniture cakes life size sculpture park great place to visit free entry lovely cafe few hours
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Reviewed today via mobile

We visited again with our grandson and daughter as we had been here before. We enjoyed it last time and it didn't disappoint again.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed today via mobile

Even in mid winter plenty to see and do. Had a walk around the outside exhibits after a lovely cup of coffee. Later had lunch with free refill of hot drinks so excellent value. Staff pleasant and attentive. My salad was delicious, good value, my...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I contacted via the website about creation of a submarine theme weathervane for my ex-submariner husband. Joanne was so helpful in discussing the details and her initial design was exactly what I had envisaged. The weathervane arrived today, on schedule, and my husband was delighted....More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed yesterday

I visited the Ironworks Centre for the first time with friends, having driven past many times. I wish I had called in sooner! There are amazing metal sculptures throughout the grounds and a great showroom emporium where artisan art and crafts are displayed and sold....More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Fantastic venue whatever the weather.Plenty to see inside and much more outside. Lovely staff in the restaurant and a wide selection of food and drinks.A visit is highly recommended. PK.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We recently visited for the third time in late November and had coffee in the excellent Forge. The coffee was served in the most unusual cups and I asked if they were available to purchase.They were sold in the shop but were not in stock...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We have passed the Ironwork Centre several times but never visited so yesterday we decided to go. This is a great place to visit with unusual things to see and gifts to buy that you wont find on the high street. The staff cant do...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank LovingWales
Reviewed 6 days ago

Visited for about the 4th time last weekend (01/2019). Changed a little in that now you have the option of a yearly membership for a pound well worth it if it supports the centre. It’s an brilliant day out my wife and I were amazed...More

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

An imaginative place to visit. We have been 7 or 8 times in the last 2 years and always enjoy the experience. Great coffee shop and plenty to see indoors and out. Staff are always friendly, and usually live music on offer.

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

Visited here today with our little boy and what a lovely, unusual place it was! The sculptures are super impressive and the safari animal sculpture thingie was great for my son. Staff were lovely and pleasant - the man on the door was a delight!...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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amandamackenzie07
24 June 2018|
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Response from Cordeliashouse | Reviewed this property |
On my recent visit there were gluten free options available
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pknotty
1 June 2018|
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It is dog friendly but not inside the showroom
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Jennifer D
29 May 2018|
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Response from 610joyh | Reviewed this property |
The showroom is a little tight to get a wheelchair round but there is lots of space outside although most of the sculptures are on grass, that may be problematic. The Cafe has an outdoor eating area which i think would be... More
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