Broseley Pipeworks is one of the ten Ironbridge Gorge Museums. Step back in time and discover this abandoned factory, once home to one of the most prolific clay tobacco pipe makers in Britain.
Discover this abandoned factory which was once home to one of the most prolific clay tobacco pipe makers in Britain, exporting all over the world.
Explore this wonderfully preserved time capsule which has changed little since the workers left in the 1950s.
- Discover the ancient industry of clay tobacco pipe making
- View a fascinating display of clay tobacco pipes including the Churchwarden and Dutch Long Straw pipes
- Explore the factory and view the tools that were used
- A video provides an intriguing insight into the skilled art of clay tobacco pipe making
You should allow 1 hour for a visit to Broseley Pipeworks.
Broseley Pipeworks Volunteer Open Day
We are looking for volunteer guides at Broseley Pipeworks - one of the ten Ironbridge Gorge Museums. At this open afternoon you can come along to find out...