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  1. Frankly Alpaca invites visitors to a special spring farm experience, offering the chance to meet cuddly lambs, cute alpacas, and mini moos.
    1. 25 Mar 20247 Apr 2024
    2. 25 Mar 20247 Apr 2024
  2. Vine Willow Wood Flower Decoration Workshop
    Weave a willow flower decoration for your garden.
    1. 10 Mar 2024
  3. Giant robot at Shropshire Camp Bestival
    Get ready to explore the wonderful world of Camp Bestival at Weston Park. Following a hugely successful 14-year history entertaining families, Camp Bestival Shropshire will bring the ultimate family festival experience to the heart of the Midlands. With lashings of family fun, little ones will be spoilt for choice as they step into a family festi-holiday like no other!
    1. 15 Aug 202418 Aug 2024
  4. Cattle on show at Newport Show
    1. 13 Jul 2024
  5. Walking through Wellington
    Get your walking boots ready, Wellington Walking Festival is back for it's 13th year!  Explore 33 captivating events, catering to all abilities, from leisurely strolls to challenging 13-mile walks which showcase the natural beauty of Wellington and its surrounding area.
    1. 11 Sep 202417 Sep 2024
  6. Step back in time and experience the sights, sounds and smells of Victorian life at Blists Hill Victorian Town - one of the award-winning museums within Ironbridge Valley of Invention. Explore Victorian shops and cottages, taste authentic food and sweets – and join craftspeople demonstrating their trades in this recreated Shropshire town. Exchange your money in the bank for pounds, shillings and pence, take a ride in the horse and carriage, indulge in some traditional fish and chips and dress up and pose for a memento in the Victorian style photographers.  Climb aboard the mine train, ride the old-fashioned fairground and let off steam in the Madeley Wood Outdoor Adventure equipped with slides, ziplines, raised walkways and basket swings

    Things To Do Highlights

    TEL Ice Rink

    The Telford Ice Rink located in the heart of Southwater in Telford Town is one of the UK's premier…

    Ironbridge Gorge Museums The Old Furnace and Coalbrookdale Museum of Iron

    One of the award-winning museums within the Ironbridge Valley of Invention, managed by the…

    Telford Town Park Waterplay

    Looking for something a little different to do next time you visit Telford Town Park? Why not visit…

    Weston Park, one of England's finest Stately Homes

    Weston Park is no ordinary stately home. Set amongst 1,000 acres of Capability Brown landscaped…

    TEL Ice Rink

    The Telford Ice Rink located in the heart of Southwater in Telford Town is one of the UK's premier…

    Telford Town Park

    Telford Town Park is a multi award-winning park located in the heart of Telford and close to…

    Lady at a bowling alley

    Tenpin Telford is the home of indoor entertainment for a laughter-filled time with family and…

    Young girl enjoying using the high ropes course.

    High Ropes.  Warm up on the lower section before heading to the “Leap of Faith” 10 metres off…

    English Heritage Lilleshall Abbey

    Lilleshall Abbey is a 12th-century Augustinian Abbey in peaceful rural setting close to the…

    Ironbridge Gorge Museums Coalport China Museum

    Marvel at spectacular creations, exquisite ceramics and extraordinary craftsmanship at Coalport…

    Small Woods

    Small Woods are the national charitable organisation who stand for sustainable woods alive with…

    Mini Raft Hire

    Shropshire Raft Tours provides a range of water sports based on the River Severn in The Gorge…

    Hencote Vineyard & Estate

    Hencote allows visitors to learn the story of the grape from vine to bottle, in wine tours and…

    Severn Valley Railway

    Step back in time for a whole day out on the award-winning Severn Valley Railway. Discover…

    Team Photo with Animals

    Exotic Zoo is a family favourite and award winning small zoo that has topped trip advisor for many…

    Nettie of the Gorge Floral Workshops

    Beautiful and natural flowers with a touch of the wild. Promotes sustainability and supports local…

    Golf Course

    HIGHLIGHTS INCLUDE: Par 72, 18 hole championship golf course 6741 yard course Designed by renowned…

    Airea51 main arena

    AIREA51 is an indoor family adventure park in Telford.

    Arthurs Kitchen at Fordhall Organic Farm

    As England’s first community owned farm, Fordhall is a great place for a day out for the whole…

    Off exploring Ropewalk

    Severn Gorge Countryside Trust is an independent Charitable Trust and Limited Company. The Trust…

    Royal Air Force Museum Midlands

    Take off to the Royal Air Force Museum Midlands and enjoy a great day out for all the family.…

    Wellington Orbit

    Wellington Orbit is a 63 seat cinema and café in the heart of Wellington, Shropshire. Affordable…

    What's On Highlights

    A crowd enjoying the model aircraft show

    Prepare to be dazzled, enthralled and mesmerised at the 2024 Air Show – International!

    Openings

    10am - 5.30pm

    14th June 2024-16th June 2024
    The STEM show has bangs and flashes!

    An interactive time traveling extravaganza, a brilliantly mind-boggling science show delivered by…

    Openings

    10.30am, 1pm or 3pm

    23rd March 2024-24th March 2024

    10.30am, 1pm or 3pm

    2nd April 2024-3rd April 2024
    A velociraptor pictured in front of the Jurassic park gate.

    Come to Hoo Zoo and Dinosaur World for a fantastic weekend of all things Dinosaur!!

    Openings

    10am - 5pm

    24th August 2024-26th August 2024
    Moonshine and Fuggles

    Moonshine and Fuggles is a family run business founded on a 'True Love' of Gin, Whisky, Rum and…

    Openings

    Season

    19th January 2024-22nd March 2024
    Image from Ironbridge Brass Band Festival 2023

    Head to the historic setting of Coalbrookdale to enjoy a weekend of performances from some of the…

    Openings

    Season

    13th July 2024-14th July 2024
    A Telford Tigers Ice Hockey match in action

    Enjoy the thrill of watching a live ice hockey match at Telford Ice Rink.

    Openings

    6pm

    24th March 2024
    Women in costume compete in egg'n'spoon race at Blists Hill Victorian Town.

    Blists Hill Victorian Town's annual sports weekend returns with the opportunity for visitors to…

    Openings

    Season

    15th June 2024-16th June 2024
    Giant robot at Shropshire Camp Bestival

    Get ready to explore the wonderful world of Camp Bestival at Weston Park. Following a hugely…

    Openings

    Season

    15th August 2024-18th August 2024
    Coalbrookdale Museum of Iron buildings pictured through trees and greenery

    For one day only entry to Coalbrookdale Museum of Iron will be free as it hosts a special day-long…

    Openings

    10am - 5pm

    27th July 2024
    Alice's Adventures to Wonderland

    This Easter join Telford Steam Railway for Alice's Adventures to Wonderland.

    Openings

    Season

    5th April 2024-7th April 2024
    A man dressed in Victorian clothing is using a manual printing press

    Experience the life of a Victorian Printer in this unique opportunity at Blists Hill Victorian Town.

    Openings

    10am - 4pm

    13th March 2024
    A Telford Tigers Ice Hockey match in action

    Enjoy the thrill of watching a live ice hockey match at Telford Ice Rink.

    Openings

    6pm

    3rd March 2024
    An illustration of lots of different dishes on a table with place settings in a Victorian style.

    The famous Mrs Beeton makes a special appearance at Blists Hill Victorian Town 25 May - 2 June,…

    Openings

    10am - 5pm

    25th May 2024-2nd June 2024
    A picture taken in the studio, in the foreground a clay pot, covered in paint with brushes in the top and a selection of bunny figures in a row.

    Come to Coalport China Museum this Easter to create your very own Easter Bunny-inspired artwork.

    Openings

    10am - 4pm

    23rd March 2024-14th April 2024
    A Spring wreath made with moss, flowers and foulage

    Join Lisa in her floral studio in the Ironbridge Gorge and immerse yourself in beautiful seasonal…

    Openings

    4pm

    23rd March 2024

    5pm

    30th March 2024
    A black cut out of a woman in a hat, white text on it reads Mary Oakes Warehouse woman.

    Guided tours of Blists Hill Victorian Town inspired by women’s history, to coincide with…

    Openings

    10am - 4pm

    9th March 2024

    10am - 4pm

    10th March 2024
    An illustration of Doctor Dolittle with the animals

    Family theatre - Doctor Dolittle leads a simple life as the village doctor in sleepy…

    Openings

    3pm

    20th August 2024
    A wild west gun shooter pictured in full costume

    Come along this Independence Day Weekend to Hoo Zoo and Dinosaur World and celebrate all things…

    Openings

    10am - 5pm

    6th July 2024-7th July 2024
    The image shows a blacksmith wearing a leather apron, in front of the forge.

    Experience the life of a Victorian Blacksmith in this fantastic opportunity at Blists Hill…

    Openings

    10am - 4pm

    14th March 2024

    10am - 4pm

    15th March 2024

    10am - 4pm

    20th March 2024

    10am - 4pm

    21st March 2024
    festival goers pictured laughing and enjoying their experience.

    Soul Revolution is a transformational festival where holistic health, world music and community…

    Openings

    Season

    21st June 2024-24th June 2024
    a young lad being shown how to view through a telescope

    RAF Museum Midlands will be hosting the Shropshire Astronomical Society who are running two…

    Openings

    6pm - 9pm

    23rd March 2024-24th March 2024

    6pm - 9pm

    27th March 2024
    Steampunk festival attendees at Blists Hill Victorian Town wearing steampunk costumes

    Step into 'The Town that Never Was', a weekend in the retro-futuristic world of Steampunk. The…

    Openings

    Season

    29th June 2024-30th June 2024
    beautifully colourful tulips

    Come along to Hoo Zoo and Dinosaur World this Mother's Day and don’t forget to bring your mum…

    Openings

    10am - 5pm

    10th March 2024
    Large bubble blower with Waters Edge Festival sign in the background

    Join Red Rooster Events for their 4th Water's Edge Festival. A fantastic day packed full of no…

    Openings

    Season

    14th September 2024

    Where to Stay Highlights

    The Water Rat Riverside Pub & Rooms

    There are 6 beautifully appointed en-suite bedrooms in the connected Georgian House, with the large…

    Hadley Park House

    Hadley Park House Hotel is an award-winning four-star luxury hotel and wedding venue in Telford.…

    Coalbrookdale Villa Guest House

    Coalbrookdale Villa Guest House is set in the quiet village of Coalbrookdale, just a mile from the…

    Coalport Station Holidays

    Coalport Station Holidays offers exceptional self-catering accommodation in two railway carriages…

    1 Park Grange Holidays Static Caravans

    STATIC HOLIDAY CARAVANS CARAVAN CLUB TOURING SITE [CL] We are a small family run Park set in the…

    Ramada Hotel Telford

    Set in the heart of Telford with its beautiful on site gardens, the Ramada Telford Ironbridge has…

    The White Hart

    Sitting on the Banks of the River Severn in the heart of the World Heritage Site of Ironbridge…

    Moreton Hall Farm Self Catering Cottages

    Moreton Hall Farm is an equisite 19th century working farm with self catering cottages, in Newport,…

    YHA Coalbrookdale

    YHA Ironbridge Coalbrookdale is located within the Ironbridge Gorge World Heritage Site, home to 10…

    The Barn Lees Farm - Yurt

    At The Barn at Lees Farm, we believe in business done sustainably, from being environmentally…

    Priory Cottage Stable Wing

    Self Catering cottage in the heart of Much Wenlock, 5 miles from Ironbridge. Attractive listed…

    Sambrook Manor Holiday Cottages

    Set in a picturesque small village on the Shropshire/Staffordshire border Sambrook Manor holiday…

    Ironbridge Holidays

    Welcome to Ironbridge Holidays, a premier collection of self catering  accommodation in the famous…

    Temple of Diana

    A stay on the estate gives guests the chance to truly enjoy the beauty and tranquillity of the…

    Master Suite

    Spa and golf retreat overlooking the Ironbridge Gorge in Telford. Our Telford Hotel & Golf Resort,…

    TEL;Scouts Meadow

    Located in the UNESCO World Heritage Site Ironbridge Gorge, Scout's Meadow is tucked away through…

    The Malthouse Rooms

    Located beside the River Severn in the village of Ironbridge Gorge, the lively Malthouse boasts 12…

    Hencote Glamping Village- Lodge with Hot Tub

    Hencote's luxury glamping lodges provide comfort and luxury, no matter how long guests stay for.…

    Ironbridge View Townhouse

    Ironbridge View Townhouse is an award winning luxury, self- catering holiday home. Stunning views…

    The Barn Lees Farm - The Annex

    At The Barn at Lees Farm, we believe in business done sustainably, from being environmentally…

    Front of Venue

    Best Western Valley Hotel is a Country House hotel situated in the heart of the UNESCO World…

    Puddle Duck Cottages

    Award winning luxury self-catering holiday cottages that have been featured as one of the top…

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    Inspiration

    1. Child having fun at Madeley Wood Adventure Park

      Are you looking for something to do during this February half term? Look no further! Telford has plenty of activities to keep you and your family entertained throughout the week, no matter what the weather has in store.

      9 Feb 2024
    2. Putt Putt Noodle is gearing up to celebrate Chinese New Year

      Putt Putt Noodle is pulling out all the stops to welcome in the Chinese New Year.

      7 Feb 2024
    3. Seeing stars this February Half Term at Ironbridge Valley of Invention

      This February half term, from Saturday 10 to Sunday 18 February, the museums at Ironbridge Valley of Invention will be transporting visitors to outer space with cosmos-themed events and activities for the whole family.

      30 Jan 2024
    4. Packed schedule of FREE activities for February half-term

      A free Urban Games sports programme is available to all Telford residents this February Half Term. 
       

      30 Jan 2024
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