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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

    Exterior of Southwater Library illuminated in with purple lights

    Southwater Library is on the first floor in Southwater One, an iconic gold building located in the…

    Spa Treatments

    The Spa is a great space to unwind and recharge Put your feet up and pamper yourself. Our…

    Severn Valley Railway

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

    Various breads including sourdough, focaccia, hot cross buns, Shropshire butter bun, cinnamon knot, tiger bread

    A bread making school in Ironbridge with in-person and online classes teaching you how to make…

    Airea51 main arena

    AIREA51 is an indoor family adventure park in Telford.

    Young people playing adventure golf on a sunny day

    Adventure Golf is set within the heart of Telford Town Park, the whole family can join in for this…

    TEL Ice Rink

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

    Frankly Alpacas Alpaca Picnic

    Imagine sitting with your family and friends on a bench in a tranquil and peaceful outdoor space,…

    Nettie of the Gorge Floral Workshops

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

    Hoo Zoo & Dinosaur World

    Hoo Zoo and Dinosaur World, formerly known as Hoo Farm Animal Kingdom is a small family run zoo in…

    Hencote Vineyard & Estate

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

    The Old Coracle Shed

    The Ironbridge Coracle Trail is a very pleasant 20 minute walk along the River Severn between the…

    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 Blists Hill Victorian Town

    Step back in time and experience the sights, sounds and smells of Victorian life at Blists Hill…

    Wellington Orbit

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

    Ironbridge Gorge Museums Enginuity

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

    Lilleshall Hall Gardens

    Nestled in the Shropshire countryside, Lilleshall Hall is set in spectacular and secluded…

    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…

    Some of the locomotives that may be seen at Telford Steam Railway

    Telford Steam Railway operates every Sunday and Bank Holiday from Easter until the end of September…

    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…

    Ironbridge Gorge Museums Jackfield Tile Museum

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

    Buildwas Abbey

    Visit the impressive ruins of Buildwas Abbey,  a Cistercian abbey, that retains its 12th century…

    What's On Highlights

    A bow tie on a plain background to promote the Father's Day offer

    Come along to Hoo Zoo this Father's Day and don’t forget to bring your dad along…for half price.

    Openings

    10am - 5pm

    16th June 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
    Two shire horses are pictured pulling a passenger cart through the streets of Blists Hill Victorian Town

    The sound of hooves will ring out on the cobbled streets of Blists Hill Victorian Town.

    Openings

    10am - 5pm

    11th May 2024-12th May 2024
    Summer hand tied bouquet workshop with Nettie of the Gorge

    Summer blooms are bursting with joy and its time to embrace the season and what better way than…

    Openings

    Season

    22nd June 2024
    Vine Willow Wood Foraging Basket Workshop

    Learn how to make your own rustic frame basket.

    Openings

    Season

    28th April 2024
    Visitors enjoying the display on the planetarium screen

    A spectacular 3D experience for all ages!

    Openings

    Various

    4th April 2024-7th 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
    Spring hand tied bouquet workshop with Nettie of the Gorge

    Spring flowers are bursting with joy and its time to embrace the season and what better way than…

    Openings

    Season

    13th April 2024
    Cattle on show at Newport Show

    Newport Show is presented by Newport and District Agricultural Society and is a key date in the…

    Openings

    Season

    13th July 2024
    A contemporary artwork depicting two horses.

    Another stunning collection of animal artwork

    Openings

    Open daily 11am - 4pm

    28th March 2024-25th April 2024
    Spring plant fair

    Gardening enthusiasts can find fabulous plants from specialised, family-run nurseries.

    Openings

    10am - 4pm

    5th May 2024-6th May 2024
    A cartoon spaceman shown from chest up, holding a thumbs up with right arm.

    This Easter visit Enginuity for your chance to become an Eggstronaut.

    Openings

    10am - 5pm

    23rd March 2024-7th April 2024
    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
    Female Chef in Train Carriage surrounded by customers sat down

    Welcome to The Polar Express™ Train Ride at Telford Steam Railway, an immersive re-creation…

    Openings

    Season

    22nd November 2024-23rd December 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
    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
    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
    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
    A Telford Tigers match in action

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

    Openings

    6pm

    11th February 2024-31st March 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
    The Mandalorian standing by a vehicle with a Hoo Zoo T-Rex behind.

    Come join us this Easter Monday for all things pop culture. Whether it’s Jurassic Park, Star Wars,…

    Openings

    10am - 5pm

    1st April 2024
    Vine Willow Wood Flower Decoration Workshop

    Weave a willow flower decoration for your garden.

    Openings

    Season

    10th 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

    17th March 2024
    An image made of multiple image of animals for World Civet Day

    Come and join us to celebrate all things Viverridae. If its Civets, Genets or Binturong that you…

    Openings

    10am - 5pm

    4th April 2024

    Where to Stay Highlights

    Ironbridge View Townhouse

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

    Lilleshall House

    Wake up in the beautiful countryside in the historic stately home of Lilleshall House, Built in…

    Coalbrookdale Villa Guest House

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

    Sambrook Manor Holiday Cottages

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

    The Malthouse Rooms

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

    Ironbridge Holidays

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

    YHA Coalbrookdale

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

    Puddle Duck Cottages

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

    Moreton Hall Farm Self Catering Cottages

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

    Ramada Hotel Telford

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

    The Hundred House Hotel

    Award winning Restaurant & Gardens with 10 individually styled en suite rooms. Always a friendly…

    Hencote Glamping Village- Lodge with Hot Tub

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

    TEL;Scouts Meadow

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

    Master Suite

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

    Hadley Park House

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

    The International Hotel

    Our hotel has 101 bedrooms, a mixture of double and twin occupancy. Continental breakfast is…

    The outside of The Summer House

    The Summer Houses is a unique and romantic Grade II listed tower and the perfect choice for a…

    The Grange - Hencote- A Georgian Farmhouse

    The Grange is a newly resorted Georgian Farmhouse which can cater up to 14 guests across 7 en suite…

    Temple of Diana

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

    The White Hart

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

    The Swan Taphouse

    Where authentic American Pit BBQ & English Classics come together with one big bite. Enjoyed with a…

    The Barn Lees Farm - Yurt

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

    Holiday Inn Telford

    Our 152-bed hotel is located on the edge of Telford Town Centre, adjacent to the beautiful Town…

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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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