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Seaside Holiday themed tile decorating workshops at Jackfield Tile Museum, Ironbridge

Seaside Holiday themed tile decorating workshops at  Jackfield Tile Museum, Ironbridge
Create your own ceramic tiles at family drop-in tile decorating workshops running Monday- Friday during the summer school holidays at Jackfield Tile Museum in Shropshire’s Ironbridge Gorge. With a Seaside Holiday theme, designs can be as colourful and original as your imagination allows; perhaps a sandcastle, sailing boat or ice-cream cone.

20th July – 2nd September

The fun and informal sessions will take place between Monday, 20th July and Wednesday 2nd September (excluding Saturdays and Sundays).

The Victorian tube lining technique will be used to decorate the tiles, which are priced from £5 per tile (p&p extra to have your tile sent home after firing) plus the museum admission fee. Workshops start from 10am, but allowing up to 1½ hours to decorate your tile, last admission is at 3.15pm.

Open 10am to 5pm Jackfield Tile Museum is one of the ten Ironbridge Gorge Museums. A great value Annual Passport Ticket allowing unlimited entry into all ten Ironbridge Gorge Museums costs £27.95 per adult, £21.50 for seniors, £16.95 for children under 18, £68 for a family of two adults and all their children and £50 for a family with one adult; under 5s free (terms and conditions apply); Passports can also be bought online in advance saving 10% and individual entry tickets are available at each museum. Activities and workshops vary day-to-day and some carry an extra charge.

For further information, contact the Ironbridge Visitor Information Centre on Tel: 01952 433 424 or visit www.ironbridge.org.uk. The Gorge is easily reached via the M6 and M54 motorways exiting at Telford (M54 junction 4 or 6).

 


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