Jackfield Tile Museum
Want to get to know more about local industry? The Jackfield Tile Museum lets you wander through an atmospheric Edwardian Tube Station and a old-fashioned pub.
Want to paint your own tile(s), there are regular sessions, especially for children, throughout the year
See the Jackfield details on the Ironbridge Gorge website
What makes it special
- Experience an Edwardian tiled underground station
- Have a go at painting your own tile
25th March to 29th Sept 2019 - 11:00 to 17:00 daily
Other things to do nearby
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Take an historic ride on the Silkin Way from Coalport or follow the cycle routes in to Ironbridge following the banks of the River Severn.
Follow cycle route 45, 55 and 81 from the doorstep, do your own thing or take an Olympic journey and cycle to the home of Wenlock Olympian Games and have a well earned tea and cake.
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Jump on your bike and enjoy the rolling landscape on your bike. Seasoned pro or just fancy a ride, there is something for everyone to enjoy.