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Jackfield Tile Museum

Jackfield, Telford TF8 7LJ, England
+44 1952 882030
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Interesting place

great visit very interesting well worth a visit along with the other ironbridge museums in the area... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
mrb19612016
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Lincoln, United Kingdom
Watch out for the underground train!

The London Underground stations were all "tiled" and part of the display of tiles has the "London... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
John M
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Telford, United Kingdom
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Jackfield, Telford TF8 7LJ, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago

great visit very interesting well worth a visit along with the other ironbridge museums in the area the 10 museum passport is a great way to see all at a discounted price.

Thank mrb19612016
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The London Underground stations were all "tiled" and part of the display of tiles has the "London Underground" with all its noise; absolutely brilliant. It is some years since I was last here and the visitor reception area is much improved & includes a refreshment...More

Thank John M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's interesting for those who like history. They also have a workshop in which you can make a tile of your own. That is an experience in itself and makes you realise the skills involved for those who worked and hand painted tiles in the...More

Thank Shell577
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I knew of tile manufacture in this area, but did not realise how much had been produced, nor how many manufacturers set up business here. Some tile manufacturing is still carried on, but not at bargain prices. You need to allow several hours to appreciate...More

Thank HJPinBeds
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wondered around the museum which was a real incite into the tile works that had been here. A beautiful display of tiles past and present and very interesting story boards.

Thank Alyson B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lots and Lots of Tiles and very little else, we thought it was a museum of tile making but if you don't like looking at tiles there is very little else to see here. Once again this museum could do with more information on the...More

Thank kaff_12
Reviewed 14 September 2017

There are lots of tiles. Lots and lots of tiles. I'm afraid that I can apparently only take so many tiles before I start to go cross eyed. That said, if you like tiles it is fab. The history of tiles and tile patterns and...More

Thank Sian W
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

We loved seeing the old skills involved in the making of tiles and recognising some very familiar tiles used in pugins gem, St Giles church in our town

Thank allNicola
Reviewed 3 September 2017

This museum displays large numbers of floor and wall tile designs that were used in many buildings in Victorian and Edwardian times. The patterns on display remind one of the examples found today in libraries, public toilets, churches, town halls swimming baths etc. Displays show...More

Thank bjchampness
Reviewed 31 August 2017

Absolutely fascinating museum. We spent the whole day here and never got bored. The tiles on display are beautiful and make you realise how boring some of the mass produced stuff we have access to nowadays actually is. Kids loved the tile painting and the...More

Thank Oliver M
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