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Design & Desire – The Great Exhibition of 1851

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Coalbrookdale Museum of Iron,


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Exhibition bringing the excitement and intrigue of the Great Exhibition of 1851 to life using objects and images, including prints and paintings from the Elton Collection, it tells the story of how it became one of the most influential and renowned events of the 19th century, breaking class boundaries and laying the foundations for a century of invention and modernity.

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By Road

From junction 6 of the M54 take the A5223 south towards Ironbridge.

Pass turning for Cherry Tree Hill on the left.

Turn left onto Jiggers Bank.

Finish on the right at Coalbrookdale Museum of Iron.

By Public Transport

FromTelford Centralstation it is5 milestoCoalbrookdale Museum of Iron.

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