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Popped in here for a look around (about 45 mins). My grandfather worked here in the 70s & 80s, his... read more

Reviewed August 13, 2018
Susanna H
Worth a wander around here if you're in the area

It's free and easy to have a quick look at this ongoing renovation project of the historic... read more

Reviewed June 25, 2018
Angu5
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This building is the first Iron framed building in the world, so warrants a visit for people into history and architecture. At the moment the visit is a bit limited as the majority of the building is still undergoing renovation, and will be for many...More

Thank herrmann2017
Reviewed August 13, 2018

Popped in here for a look around (about 45 mins). My grandfather worked here in the 70s & 80s, his family lived and worked here in the 1800/1900s and my Dad was born in one of the houses (now demolished). The displays and information are...More

Thank Susanna H
Reviewed June 25, 2018

It's free and easy to have a quick look at this ongoing renovation project of the historic site. There is a small visitor centre with a film and displays and you can walk around the perimeter where there are additional information boards.

Thank Angu5
Reviewed June 21, 2018

A fascinating building to visit on a guided tour, maximum 12 people. I joined a group visit and arrived early to look at the heritage centre, this is a well presented overview of the history of the mill and malthouse. Eight of us then watched...More

Thank WanderingsAscent
Reviewed June 21, 2018

Called here whilst passing - it was worth it - we had a guided tour and looked around the 3 or 4 rooms. Great that placed like this are being saved.

Thank Yorkshirebird27
Reviewed January 8, 2018

Love this place! Not only of interest to people who appreciate industrial architecture (first iron framed building - forerunner to the skyscraper and under major redevelopment); but to those interested in social history. Personally my favourite place in Shrewsbury for both these reasons but also...More

Thank Upton-Smiths
Reviewed September 6, 2017

this place is under going a resteration and I visited on an open daygreat guided tour it willbe a wonder ful place when completed

Thank Peter E
Reviewed August 26, 2017

Very interesting piece of history, especially in the light of 9/11 twin towers disaster. If you do not understand this, then you need to take a visit. The attraction is still in its early days and should improve over the years, with the greater investment...More

Thank herrmann2017
Reviewed July 9, 2017

A bit bias as I volunteer here but have meant to write a review for a year now! Another state in the work is now commencing so visiting the site has limitations. Will be wonderful when it is fully open for visits but a few...More

Thank RuthK35
Reviewed March 13, 2017

We tried to visit on a Saturday afternoon. The website said it would be open for visits but it was not. I suggest you phone before you plan to travel

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