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Jackfield Tile Museum

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

A great display of historic tiles, the history of their production on this site and their uses. A... read more

Reviewed 5 December 2017
Bedford, United Kingdom
via mobile
Interesting place

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

Reviewed 16 October 2017
Lincoln, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 5 December 2017 via mobile

A great display of historic tiles, the history of their production on this site and their uses. A few interactive displays for the children. Tile painting workshop on a Tuesday, but you must arrive before 2pm. We were disappointed to miss it. Good to see...More

Thank katharine233
Reviewed 16 October 2017

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 October 2017

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 30 September 2017

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 22 September 2017

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 21 September 2017

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 19 September 2017

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
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