Shropshire | Museums etc in Shropshire and hereabouts

Museums in Shropshire and other similar places. Explore Shropshire's remarkable history from mammouths to stone circles to Richard iii then Henry viii
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The Iron Bridge & Tollhouse Ironbridge Shropshire

The true icon of the Industrial Revolution – the world’s first cast-iron bridge, built in 1779 by Abraham Darby III

Black Country Living Museum - Museums Dudley, Birmingham, West Midlands. Some of Peaky Blinders was filmed here

Historic buildings from the black country. Visit the exhibition halls, travel on a tram car, visit horses, go underground an a coal mine, visit an old school and have traditional fish and chips

Enginuity Museum at Ironbridge Shropshire

Enginuity - Great couple of hours, not far from home

Blists Hill Victorian Town

Blists Hill Victorian Town - The Ironbridge Gorge Museums

Wroxeter Roman City | English Heritage - Shropshire

Wroxeter (or 'Viroconium' ) was the fourth largest city in Roman Britain. It began as a legionary fortress and later developed into a thriving civilian city.

Much Wenlock Museum

Information on museums in Shropshire

Shropshire Hills Discovery Centre at Craven Arms. Meet the Shropshire mammouth, walk the Onny meadows, take a virtual balloon ride over Shropshire, buy local guide and walk books and gifts Eat great local food at the cafe

Shropshire Hills Discovery Centre, award winning visitor attraction located in Craven Arms, South Shropshire

Jackfield Tile Museum Ironbridge Shropshire

Jackfield Tile Museum – The Ironbridge Gorge Museums

The Acton Scott Estate, Acton Scott, near Church Stretton, Shropshire - Historic Working Farm The Popular TV series the Victorian Farm was filmed here

Acton Scott Working Farm Museum is a great day out, where you can learn about traditional Century Farming. As featured on TV's 'Victorian Farm' and 'Escape in Time'

The Judges Lodgings in Presteigne  Once called ‘the most commodious and elegant apartments for a judge in all England and Wales' (Lord Chief Justice Campbell, 1855), decay beckoned Radnorshire's disused Shire Hall into obscurity. Now, aided by an interior hardly touched by time and original furnishings discarded in attics, extensive research and restoration has re-awakened this ‘Victorian fossil'.

Radnorshire's old Shire Hall in Presteigne, formerly the county court, is now the award-winning Judge's Lodging Museum. Explore the 'upstairs, downstairs' life of the Victorian judges, their servants and felonious guests.

RAF Cosford Museum

RAF Cosford

RAF Cosford is set in the quiet and beautiful countryside of Shropshire, 150 miles km) north-west of London.

Broseley Pipeworks, Ironbridge Shropshire

Broseley Pipeworks – The Ironbridge Gorge Museums

Tar Tunnel Ironbridge Shropshire

Discover the tar tunnel, originally an idea to help transport goods from Blists Hill, but it turned out to contain something much more valuable.

Coalport China Museum, Ironbridge Shropshire

Coalport China Museum – The Ironbridge Gorge Museums

Shrewsbury Museum and Art Gallery

Visit The Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery and discover the stories that make Shropshire a unique county. Explore the museum for 650 million years of history through a thousand remarkable objects.