The Ironbridge Gorge Museums are a collection of 10 museums located in Ironbridge Gorge, near Telford. Indoor and outdoor museums make it a great day out for people of all ages. The perfect introduction to the valley and its attractions which includes a 40ft scale model of the town (as it was in 1796). The museum is a hands-on experience which includes the latest interactive ...
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One of the museums at Ironbridge Gorge, and perhaps the most popular. Transported back to life in the late 1800’s with townsfolk in period costume going about their daily lives, shopping and working…
Full-sized standard-gauge railway line running regular steam passenger trains between Bridgnorth and Kidderminster (a 16 mile journey). The route follows the meandering River Severn. Enjoy the crossing of the River Severn by the 200-foot high Victoria Bridge – which features in the film ‘The Thirty Nine Steps’. Visit Website
One of the largest aviation collections in the UK, 70 historic aircraft are displayed in three wartime hangers and within the National Cold War Exhibition. See the world’s oldest Spitfire and a Lincoln Bomber. Visit Website Back to Things to Do
Famous for their Sheep Steeplechase and Galloping Goats, Hoo Farm Animal Kingdom is a fun day out for the whole family. The first (and currently only) zoo in Shropshire. Bottle feed the lamb and goat kids, hand feed deer or try duck racing, donkey grooming or ferret walking! Visit Website Back to Things to Do
Nursery Rhymes and fairytales come to life at Telford Wonderland, set in the 450 acres of Telford Town Park. There’s plenty of play equipment for all ages and Telford Wonderland is located just a short walk away from Telford town centre, Telford Ice Rink and ten pin bowling. Visit Website Back to Things to Do