Industrial Revolution

Tour Introduction

A visit to the Ironbridge Gorge is perfect for those studying the Industrial Revolution. With ten museums around the Coalbrookedale and Coalport valleys there is plenty to do and see at this World Heritage Site.

In addition to the famous Iron Bridge itself, the most popular attractions are:

  • Blists Hill Victorian Town
  • Coalbrookedale Museum of Iron
  • Museum of the Gorge and Enginuity, a hands-on learning experience for younger visitors

Longer tours focusing on the Industrial Revolution could also take in the Black Country Museum in Dudley, Quarry Bank Mill near Styal, Cheshire, and the National Coal Mining Museum in Wakefield.

Tour Information


  • UK & Ireland

Key Locations:

  • Telford
  • Ironbridge

Transport Options:

  • Coach


  • 1 day

Seeing history come to life for the students

Rookwood School

Price Includes:

  • Fully guided
  • Tailor-made itinerary
  • An executive coach for your exclusive use
  • 1 free teacher place for every 10 paying students
  • All entrance fees associated with your visit

Topics Supported

These tours support all programmes of study and specifications covering:

The Industrial Revolution

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