Jackfield Tile Museum

Jackfield Tile Museum

Telephone: 01952 433424
Email: tic@ironbridge.org.uk
Website: www.ironbridge.org.uk

Address:
Jackfield
Telford
Shropshire
TF8 7LJ

Description
At the Jackfield Tile Museum there are tiles everywhere! The Victorians were on a mission to not only make them, but also to use them.


Jackfield Tile Museum is a former world centre of the decorative tile industry. Visitors can see a unique collection of the companys superb wall and floor tiles as well as watch them being made. The charming Victorian gas-lit galleries and period room settings give you a superb view of how these highly decorative tiles were made and sold to the Victorian gentry here in Jackfield. You'll walk through a country church, shop and tube station and see where some of these tiles ended up. Following a multi-million-pound restoration project, visitors can see new galleries, demonstrations by skilled craftspeople and attend tile-decoration classes.

For group visits contact the groups visits officer on 01952 435900.




Latest News


Flight simulation event heads to Cosford

Aviation fans can experience the virtual skies in Shropshire next month as the Flight Sim 2017 event heads to the Royal Air Force Museum Cosford for a fifth consecutive year. Taking place on Saturday 7 October, aviation enthusiasts will enjoy a day packed with all the latest flight simulation software and the chance to test out their virtual flying skills.

Date Posted: 21st September 2017