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Blists Hill Victorian Town

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Brilliant

This is wonderful and like going back in time! The sweet shop is to die for-revisiting your youth... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
JethrotheMutant
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Oulton Broad, United Kingdom
Brilliant Victorian town

We spent a day there with fish & chips out of paper hot bread just bake its worth buying a passport... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Pauline337
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Exmouth, 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 3 days ago

This is wonderful and like going back in time! The sweet shop is to die for-revisiting your youth getting a quarter of aniseed balls!i

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Reviewed 6 days ago

We spent a day there with fish & chips out of paper hot bread just bake its worth buying a passport 10 places to visit for £20.50 if you are a OAP

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is not a cheap attraction but it is so well done. We got there early afternoon and didn't have time to look round everything before closing, I'd recommend a full day. We bought the annual pass which for not much extra gives you unlimited...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was quite an expensive place to visit so car park should be free. It says on the information that it is set in 50 acres but the site itself is only about 5 acres. A lot of work has gone into this attraction and...More

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Ironbridge-Museum, Guest Relations Manager at Blists Hill Victorian Town, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for the review. We were pleased to read that you had a good day out at Blists Hill Victorian Town. However, we were concerned to read that you felt that the museum lacked people in Victorian costume and that you were not made...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Blists Hill Victorian Town offers a fantastic opportunity to experience life at the turn of the century, around 1900. If you are interested in your historic heritage a visit to this reconstruction of a working industrial centre should not be missed. Behind the imposing entrance...More

Thank Derek W
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited today with my 13 year old. This was our second visit in the past 2 years. £3 to park. Interesting and educational. Made me feel a bit ancient explaining how old money worked, how dad swept the chimney, how mum lit the fire in...More

Thank Rob A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Today we went first off we had to pay to park which grated when we were spending £60 After that it was brilliant we could take the dog. The staff love their jobs and have a wealth of knowledge. The highlight was the pub not...More

Thank Dominicarchie
Reviewed 1 week ago

An absolutely amazing place. Faultless. All who work there are keen to share their knowledge. The sing song in the pub was a hoot. The school master was terrifying! We visited the photographer and got dressed in Victorian costumes - really helpful and patient photographer....More

Thank Anna B
Ironbridge-Museum, Guest Relations Manager at Blists Hill Victorian Town, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review. We were delighted to read that you had such a fabulous time.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Me and my brother have always been into history and how the world used to be so when we saw Blists Hill Victorian Town as something to do near us we decided to go and visit have to say it was amazing. You can also...More

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Ironbridge-Museum, Guest Relations Manager at Blists Hill Victorian Town, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review. We were so pleased to read that you had such a great time at Blists Hill Victorian Town.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

You need to really get involved and do everything they offer here to appreciate it fully. The kids love it and there is so much to see and do. You definitely need a full day!

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Kathryn F
20 August 2018|
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Response from Gill B | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can but dogs arw not allowed inside the houses
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773margaret
23 July 2018|
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Response from Pauline 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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773margaret
23 July 2018|
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Response from Linda1527 | Reviewed this property |
Didn't see any scooters or wheelchairs for hire
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