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Abraham Darby Sports & Leisure Centre

Abraham Darby Sports & Leisure Centre

Facilities including a state of the art 25 metre swimming pool, indoor sports hall, IFI accredited spin studio, tennis courts and meeting rooms.

Acton Scott Historic Working Farm

Acton Scott Historic Working Farm

One of Britain's leading working farm museums, practical demonstrations of historic farming using traditional skills and period horse-drawn machines. Acton Scott is the location for BBC2's 'Ben Fogle's Escape in Time' and 'Victorian Farm'.

Adventure Golf

Adventure Golf

Telford's First 12 hole golf course!

This facility will be a paid activity for all the family to play and practise their putting techniques in a park environment.

Apley Farm - Piggs Playbarn

Apley Farm - Piggs Playbarn

Our indoor soft playbarn offers adventure, exercise, exploration and excitement for all the children in a safe, clean and stimulating environment. Comfy sofas, delicious coffees, handmade cakes & magazines add a touch of style and an opportunity to relax for parents with free wifi.

Apley Farm Shop - Farm Shop

Apley Farm Shop - Farm Shop
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Apley Farm Shop specialises in the best of local & regional food.

Also on site is a café restaurant, Playbarn, toy shop, clothes shop, nature trail & animal park. Regular events are held throughout the year.

Cineworld & IMAX

Cineworld & IMAX

This 11 screen cinema with IMAX sound and film footage shows the very latest digital, 3D and 2D films as well as D Box films in a theatre with 24 motion seats. Snack and drinks are available from Baskin Robbins Scoop Ice Creams and a comfortable Starbucks coffee shop in the foyer. Special movies for juniors and Cinebabies are also shown.
Hoo Farm

Hoo Farm Animal Kingdom

Visitors are able to enjoy exciting attractions such as the duck racing and fishing - the rubber variety of course! The hoollee gem dig, donkey grooming, ferret walking and the ‘Hoo Farm Experience’. Donkey riding, owl flights, reptile encounters, wildlife walks, otters and armadillos are also available.

Ironbridge Antiques, Arts & Crafts Centre

Ironbridge Antiques, Arts & Crafts Centre

In the Arts section we have beautiful framed pictures taken in the the local area of Ironbridge and Shropshire, paintings from local artists, and in the Crafts section we have some fantastic locally made crafts with products including home made pottery, glassware, vintage clothing, home made jewellery, carved wood items, to Teenie Beenies!

Ironbridge Canoe Hire and Sales

Ironbridge Canoe Hire and Sales

Ironbridge Canoe Hire and Sales is part of Ironbridge Leisure Ltd,offering a range of products and activities from our premises in Ironbridge Shropshire.

Ironbridge Gorge Museums

Ironbridge Gorge Museums
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A fun day out is ensured at the ten Ironbridge Gorge Museums. Whether you're interested in fine china, decorative tiles, fun interactives or a Victorian recreated town, it's all to be found in the stunning World Heritage Site

Jungleland

Jungleland

Go wild in the Jungle in this giant indoor Jungle themed soft play safari adventure for all ages, including adults. The centre has giant slides, rollers, tunnels, ballpits, swings, spider webs, drivable jeeps and the Jungle Express ride. Perfect for when the weather is wet.

Lazerland

Lazerland

Lazerland is the ultimate fun with a Lazer Gun. A futuristic adrenalin pumping adventure. Suitable for children from 5 years of age, enjoy a game of LAZER TAG in the space themed arena located on the second  floor of Jungleland.

 

Newport canal

Newport canal

A branch of the Birmingham and Liverpool Junction Canal which linked Norbury Junction with Wappenshall. The canal was opened to traffic in 1833, a year before Thomas Telford's death.

Oakengates Leisure Centre

Oakengates Leisure Centre

Facilities include a 25 metre, 4 lane swimming pool, two fitness suites, an indoor sports hall, dance studio, synthetic turf pitch, 4 full size pitches, 1 rugby pitch, athletics stadium and much more.

Royal Air Force Museum Cosford

Royal Air Force Museum Cosford
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The Royal Air Force Museum Cosford houses one of the largest aviation collections in the UK with 70 historic aircraft on display in three wartime hangars and within the National Cold War Exhibition.

Safariland

Safariland

Enjoy a Safari themed 9 Hole Crazy Golf Adventure course with life sized wild Elephants, Monkeys, Lions and Giraffes. With a variety of sizes for Toddlers, Children and adults. Suitable for the whole family.

 

Severn Valley Railway

Severn Valley Railway
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South of the Wrekin you'll find a world where proper trains run with coal, make stange noises, and pour steam and soot. Yes, what a better way to discover Shropshire than on the Severn Valley Railway? 16 miles of glorious Shropshire countryside with 7 stations.

Shropshire Hills Discovery Centre

Shropshire Hills Discovery Centre

The perfect place to begin your exploration, or rediscovery, of the Shropshire Hills - an area of outstanding natural beauty.

We will tell you some of the stories of this varied landscape, its people, its places, and its history and heritage.

Shropshire Raft Tours

Shropshire Raft Tours

River trips on the Severn. Enjoy our boat trips through the heart of the Industrial revolution in Ironbridge. A great day out for the whole family!

Southwater One

Southwater One

This iconic building houses Telford Library and Costa coffee shop. A fantastic space, overlooking the Southwater lake and Telford Town Park, where you can relax with a good book or entertain the children.
Telford Cycle Centre

Telford Cycle Centre

Telford Cycle Centre has a wide variety of bikes and equipment ready for hire including mountain bikes, tandems and many adapted and specialist bikes.

Child seats and trailers also available, all ready to ride out into the town park, to Ironbridge Gorge World Heritage Site and beyond.

Telford Steam Railway

Telford Steam Railway

Located in the West Midlands, 20 miles west of Wolverhampton, Telford Steam Railway is a preserved railway operated by a small and friendly team of volunteers on Sundays and Bank Holidays from Easter to the end of September, and at Christmas.

Tenpin Bowling

Tenpin Bowling

Tenpin Telford provides fun entertainment during the day or evening. The Beach Road Cafe offers a selection of food and beverages and the fully licensed bar shows Sky Sports in a comfortable lounge are. At certain times, you can add a little variety to your bowling with the cosmic bowl experience with the lights turned down and neon lights turned on.

The Name Shop

The Name Shop

Relive your names origins with a Name History Scroll detailing the history of your name and the oldest Coat of Arms & Crest produced in 90 seconds. 1 Million names available some in different languages.

The Place @ Oakengates Theatre

The Place @ Oakengates Theatre
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Oakengates Theatre @ The Place is a modern versatile venue housing a diverse range of live entertainment including comedy, music, drama, children’s shows, celebrity talks, cabaret evenings, community performances, awards events and celebrations.

Water Play - Telford Town Park

Water Play - Telford Town Park

The water play area is located just outside the Town Park’s new visitor centre and is accessible to everyone.

It includes pressure activated water jets and is operated by a system that recycles water with minimal waste.

Wellington Civic & Leisure Centre

Wellington Civic & Leisure Centre

Facilities include a 25 x 13 metre swimming pool and Cafe.

Monday to Friday - 7am to 10pm | Saturday - 7am to 7pm | Sunday - 8am to 9pm

Wonderland

Wonderland

Wonderland offers a great family day out with fun guaranteed no matter what the weather. Wonderland is a magical fairytale outdoor attraction with free unlimited rides.

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