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We only sell our best value Annual Passports online. Single attraction tickets are available on the gate.

Family (1 Adult + their children)

This ticket offers daytime admission to all 10 museums for a family of 1 adult + all of their children (aged 5-16 incl). Annual Passport Tickets are valid for 12 months from the date of first use. Plus save 5% online compared to the walk-up price if you buy online in advance.

Walk up price £50.00

Online saver £47.50

Family (2 Adults + their children)

This ticket offers daytime admission to all 10 museums for a family of 2 adults + all of their children (aged 5-16 incl). Annual Passport Tickets are valid for 12 months from the date of first use. Plus save 5% online compared to the walk-up price if you buy online in advance.

Walk up price £70.00

Online saver £66.50

Adult

Daytime admission to all 10 museums valid for 12 months from the date of first use. Plus you can save 5% by buying online, compared to the walk-up price.

Walk up price £26.50

Online saver £25.15

Child/Student

Daytime admission to all 10 museums valid for 12 months from the date of first use for children aged 5-16 (incl), or people in full time education. Plus save 5% online compared to the walk-up price if you buy online in advance.

Walk up price £16.50

Online saver £15.65

Senior 60+

Daytime admission to all 10 museums valid for 12 months from the date of first use. Suitable for anyone aged 60 or over, plus save 5% online compared to the walk-up price.

Walk up price £20.50

Online saver £19.45

Add on a Blists Hill Guide Book

Don't miss out! Pre-purchase a souvenir guide, to be collected with your tickets on arrival at Blists Hill Victorian Town. The guide is already great value so we can't offer an online discount.

Walk up price £4.95

Online saver £4.95

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Blists Hill Victorian Town

Rocket yourself back to the age of steam and see life more than 100 years ago!

Enjoy a fun family day out at this recreated Victorian Town. You can discover more about Victorian life as you meet the 'Victorian' townsfolk.

No cars. No TV. Just tons of fun!

Welcome to the age of Queen Victoria. Here you’ll experience what life was like when Britain ruled the world. Meet some (almost) real Victorians in their authentic shops and cottages, buy curious goods from a bygone era and watch tradespeople in action in their atmospheric workshops and factories. 

The following facilities and rules apply at this attraction:

  • Tea & Coffee available
  • Disabled toilets
  • Keep dogs on a lead
  • Ladies & Gents toilets
  • Restaurants available
  • Special Events throughout the year
  • Shopping available

AMAZING DEMONSTRATIONS

  • Ditch your modern money in favour of some Pounds, Shillings and Pence
  • Check out the weird Victorian remedies at the Pharmacy
  • Discover why you wouldn't want to be caught with green candles at home
  • Watch the Foundrymen pouring molten iron most Wednesdays (no casting on 9/10, 6 & 13/11, 1, 8 & 15/01)

FUN GAMES & AMUSEMENTS

Bring some cash for summer activities 

  • Enjoy a horse and cart ride around the Town
  • Ride the fairground (height restrictions apply) or play games of chance
  • Have your picture taken in Victorian costume at the Photographers. You can pre-book to avoid disappointment on 01952 601031

GO ON... TREAT YOURSELF!

You'll not go hungry at Blists Hill Victorian Town

  • Enjoy a bag of Fish and Chips cooked the traditional way in beef dripping
  • Bag a sweet (or two) from our 19th Century selection 
  • Don't miss the freshly baked bread in the Bakers

Activities vary from day to day and some carry additional charges. For more details contact us on 01952 433 424.

Opening times

Opening times
Dates Opening times
25th Mar – 3rd Nov 2019 Monday to Sunday, 10am-4.30pm
4th Nov 2019 – 29th Mar 2020 Tuesday to Sunday, 10am - 4pm

Blists Hill Victorian Town will close at 3.30pm on Thursday 31 October, Friday 1 November and Saturday 2 November. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

See our opening times page for other attraction times.

Directions

The postcode for Blists Hill Victorian Town is TF7 5UD

See our directions page for further details.

Blists Hill Victorian Town is our largest attraction, and we recommend you allow at least 3 hours to see everything.  You can pick up a free attraction map on the day, or download it to help you plan your trip before you arrive.

You can find further information on the FAQs tab.  

Meet the Dressmaker

Meet the Baker

Meet the Ironmaster

Is there a cashpoint?

You can withdraw money from our free-to-use cash machine, inside the Entrance Building or from the Co-op in Ironbridge.

Can I bring my dog?

We love to see dogs at Blists Hill Victorian Town. They’re welcome to visit with you so long as they’re kept on their leads. Sadly, we can’t let them inside any exhibits with food or our eating places.

How long will my visit last?

We suggest a visit to Blists Hill Victorian Town will take at least 3 hours.

Is there anything for kids to do?

Children love Blists Hill Victorian Town. There is plenty of space for them to run around, animals for them to see, sweets to buy and in the summer they can join in all the fun of the Victorian Fair.

Many of the exhibits have special interactive objects that younger visitors can experiment with, such as the Morse Code Machine.

During the school holidays there are great family friendly activities and drop-in workshops. Every day during our main summer season children love meeting the animals, getting stuck in at the fairground and taking a ride on the horse & carriage.

Is the Museum suitable for visitors with disabilities?

  • Blists Hill Victorian Town has good accessibility for all visitors
  • There is a lift in the main entrance building
  • Ramps and dropped curbs are used in the Town 
  • There is an accessible toilet on site
  • Due to the nature of these historic buildings some areas are not accessible for visitors with limited mobility
  • There is a steep hill in the middle of the site
  • An Incline Lift connects the top and bottom of the town
  • Alternatively ask on arrival to use the bottom gate to exit
  • Down load the Blists Hill Access Guide here

 

 

 

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Blists Hill Coffee Shop – Entrance Building

Café serving a range of hot & cold snacks and beverages. Open daily from 10am until 4.30pm (last orders 4pm).

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The Fried Fish Dealer

Authentically prepared take-away Fish & Chips, cooked in beef fat. Open daily from 11.30am until 3.30pm.

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The New Inn Pub

A fully licensed period pub serving a range of beers, spirits and soft drinks. Open daily from 11am until 4pm.

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Forest Glen Refreshment Pavilion

Enjoy refreshments including 'chefs meal of the day', cakes and hot & cold drinks. Ice creams served here too. Open daily, during the main season, from 11.30am until 3.30pm.

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The Bakery

Our Victorian Bakery sells delicious freshly-made bread, fruit buns, biscuits and shortbread. Fresh bread usually is ready for sale at around 12noon.