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Summer map themed tile decorating workshops at Jackfield Tile Museum: 30th July - 30th August 2013

Summer map themed tile decorating workshops at Jackfield Tile Museum: 30th July - 30th August 2013 in
Let your creativity run wild this summer at the marvellous map themed tile decorating workshops at Jackfield Tile Museum in Shropshire's Ironbridge Gorge. Design a tile map of your home, school or favourite hot spot in your own choice of colours using the Victorian tube lining technique.

The informal drop-in sessions will take place midweek, Tuesday to Friday during the summer school holidays from Tuesday, 30th July until Friday, 30th August. Tiles are priced from £5 each (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 is one of the Ironbridge Gorge Museums. A great value Annual Passport Ticket allowing daytime entry into all ten museums, valid for twelve months and unlimited return visits, costs £24 per adult, £19 for the 60 plus, £15.25 for students and children and £65 for a family of two adults and all their children aged up to 18 years in full time education (terms and conditions apply); under 5s free. Activities and workshops vary day-to-day and some carry an extra charge in addition to the admission fee. Individual museum entry tickets are also available.

For further information Tel: 01952 433 424 or visit http://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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