Blists Hill Victorian Town
5 Nov 2016
Blists Hill Victorian Town will open its doors on the evening of Saturday 05 November for a spectacular Family Fireworks Extravaganza.
See the night sky spectacularly lit up over Blists Hill Victorian Town when the townsfolk will be celebrating Guy Fawkes’ foiled Gunpowder Plot with a fantastic family fireworks display.
The gates open at 6pm allowing plenty of time to explore the town’s Victorian streets and atmospheric buildings. As you make your way down to the Village Green for the show, you will be able talk to the costumed residents in their cottages, shops and other places of work and hear about life in the late 1800s. In the Foundry, you can see molten iron being poured into moulds during the dramatic iron casting demonstration. The highlight of the night will be the fantastic fireworks extravaganza accompanied by music, which will start at around 7.30pm and light up the night sky.
Adult & 60+ - £9.95
Child (aged 3-15) - £6.75
Child (aged 0-2) - FREE
Family (2+2) - £31.00
A family ticket (2+2) is available for Ghostly Gaslight (29 October) & Fireworks Night - £55.00
Please note Passport tickets are not valid for this event and dogs will not be allowed.
Tickets will only be available in advance of the event from any Museum ticket point, Ironbridge Visitor Information Centre or online. Tickets will not be available to buy on the night.
There are about 600 car parking spaces at Blists Hill and the nearby overflow car parks. Some are about a 15 minute walk from the Town. These are available on a first come first served basis, with priority given to Blue Badge holders. Parking is £2 per car at Museum car parks. There is strictly NO parking along Legges Way or other side roads.
Park & Ride
We suggest you use the Park and Ride operating from Ironbridge Park & Ride Car Park at the top of Jiggers Bank (TF4 3QE) - the service starts at 5.15pm and runs throughout the event. There is no Park and Ride service during the day. Parking here is free and there is a charge of £1 Adults/ 50p Children for a return bus trip. Follow signs to ‘Ironbridge Park & Ride’ – just off Ironbridge Bypass towards Coalbrookdale.