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Ironbridge

Coalbrookdale Museum Of Iron

Coach Road Ironbridge Shropshire TF8 7DQ
01952 433 424

Coalbrookdale Museum of Iron

Is iron the greatest material ever made?

Find out how iron, and particularly Coalbrookdale iron, changed the course of the world. See stunning exhibits, exquisite art castings and functional cookware all made from iron. Stop by the brand-new destination restaurant, the Furnace Kitchen, now open for all visitors.

Things To See

CAST-IRON CRAZY

  • Be wowed by the stunning ‘Eagle Slayer’ statue
  • See exhibits from the legendary Great Exhibition of 1851
  • Enjoy a picnic on the Green by the Boy & Swan Fountain
  • Snap a selfie with one of the life-sized dogs on the impressive Deerhound Table

 

BIRTHPLACE OF INDUSTRY

  • Step inside Abraham Darby’s original Old Furnace
  • Hear the Clock Tower bell chime every hour, on the hour
  • Take in the view from the top floor of the Museum of Iron
  • Follow the Coalbrookdale Trail around the site

 

THE FURNACE KITCHEN

Our contemporary restaurant with a relaxed atmosphere brought to you by celebrity chef Marcus Bean.

The Furnace Kitchen is open to everyone for takeaways only including hot & cold drinks, freshly made pastries & cakes, savoury bakes and local fresh produce including eggs, milk, fruit, veg & break.

Facilities

  • On site parking
  • Toilets
  • Disabled Access
  • Disabled Parking
  • Disabled Toilets
  • Entrance flat/ without steps
  • Hearing loop system
  • Lift

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