Subscribe to Sue

Ratings Made Easy

Ratings Guide Made Easy

  • Overview
  • Gallery
  • Facilities
  • Accessibility

Museum of The Gorge

Museum of The Gorge - This image is copyrighted


The Wharfage


Tel : +44 01952 884391

Visit website
send a message


£2.95 - £2.95

£3.15 - £3.15

£4.05 - £4.05

The Museum of the Gorge provides an excellent introduction to the valley and its attractions. The museum building was originally a somewhat gothic riverside warehouse where the fine porcelain goods from the Coalbrookdale company began there journey to the rest of the world.

The museum houses an impressive 40ft scale model of the town, as it was in 1796 and you can use the latest interactive computer technology to discover the environmental effects the years of industry have had on the Gorge. The Museum of the Gorge is the ideal place to learn about the history of the Severn and it offers its visitors hands-on experiences.

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

 Stars - Visitor Attraction

Upcoming Events

More upcoming Events

Recent News



By Road

From junction 6 on the M54 take the A5223 south towards Ironbridge.
Follow the road to the roundabout and turn left.
The Museum of the Gorge is on the right.

By Public Transport

From Telford Central station it is 5 miles to Museum of the Gorge.

Museum of The Gorge - This image is copyrighted
Museum of The Gorge - This image is copyrighted

Museum of The Gorge facilities include:

  • Toilets
  • Parking (charge)
  • Min group size
  • Max group size
  • Groups accepted

Museum of The Gorge accessibility includes:

  • Facilities for hearing impaired visitors
  • Ramp/level access
  • Service dogs permitted (eg guide dogs)
  • All areas accessible to disabled visitors
  • Toilets for disabled visitors

Contact - Museum of The Gorge


I would like receive details of future offers and events that may be of interest to me.

Nearby and Related Items

Darby Houses (Ironbridge)This image is copyrighted

Darby Houses (Ironbridge)

In the Darby houses, Dale House and Rosehill House, you can delve in to the everyday life of Quaker families.

Coalport China MuseumThis image is copyrighted

Coalport China Museum

At the Coalport China Museum you can see the vibrant National Collections of Coalport and Caughley.

The Tar TunnelThis image is copyrighted

The Tar Tunnel

Dare you enter this narrow, dimly lit tunnel to see a geological curiosity, where bitumen still oozes through the walls. Don't forget to pick up your hard hat!

EnginuityThis image is copyrighted


At Enginuity you can turn the wheels of your imagination, test your horse power and discover how good ideas are turned in to real things.

Coalbrookdale Museum of IronThis image is copyrighted

Coalbrookdale Museum of Iron

Here iron is the business, take a look at the pioneering spirt and revolutionary thinking that made the Gorge the silicon valley of it time.

Annual UnChained Pass

Black Country Living Museum

Tudor World

Heart of England Map view

West Midlands map

Looking for inspiration? use the Heart of England map to search for ideas

Tourist Information

Tourism Information

Destination Brochures

Tourism Information