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Contact Details

  • Coach Road
  • Coalbrookdale
  • Telford
  • Shropshire
  • TF8 7DG

Description

At Enginuity you can turn the wheels of your imagination, test your horse power and discover how good ideas are turned in to real things.

Enginuity is the tenth in the series of Ironbridge Gorge Museums and opened in 2002 to acclaim and cries of amazement. Enginuity is a design and technology centre that lets you and your family become apprentice engineers for a while. The museum is split into four 'zones' - Materials, Energy, Design, and Systems & Controls where you can find out how everyday objects work by looking inside them. You'll use the latest technology to move a simulated x-ray machine over objects such as an electric guitar, a mobile phone and a teddy bear. You'll experiment with gadgets and gizmos used to design things we see and use everyday. This is your opportnity to fulfil a childhood dream and pull a real 5-ton locomotive. You can even control the flow of water to generate electricity or flood the surrounding villages and you pitch your wits against the speed and accuracy of a robotic arm.

The museum also holds an array of weird and wonderful activities throughout the year. Previous events have included puppet designing and constructing and launching rocket-propelled witches! At Enginuity you will discover a wealth of innovative ideas, activities and exhibitions to amuse and challenge all visitors who are young-at-heart.

Unforgettable.

Contact the group visits officer for group prrices on 01952 435900.

Facilities

2 - Picnic Site3 - On-site car parking21 - Groups Acepted23 - Min group size24 - Max group size27 - Toilets34 - Marketed towards families42 - Educational Visits Accepted43 - Ramp/Level Access44 - Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors45 - Toilets for Disabled Visitors46 - All Areas Accessible to Disabled Visitors49 - Guide Dogs Permitted6 - Visa accepted7 - MasterCard accepted8 - American Express accepted11 - Switch accepted12 - Delta accepted13 - Solo accepted14 - Sterling Travellers Cheques accepted

Directions

From junction 6 of the M54 take the A5223 south towards Ironbridge. Pass the turning for Cherry Tree Hill. Finish on the right at Enginuity.

Prices

Type Price Details
Adult£8.75 -
Child£7.25 -
Family - -
Concession£7.25 -

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Opening Times

2nd October2017 - March 2018- Tue- Sun, 10am- 4pm

 

19th March-20th September 2018- Mon- Sun, 10am- 4pm

 

Disclaimer

The details displayed on this page are correct at the time of publication however, Shropshire Tourism would like to advise all visitors to check prices & opening times with the venue prior to traveling in case of changes that might have occured since the publication of this page. Whilst Shropshire Tourism endeavours to ensure that the information on this site is correct, no warranty, express or implied, is given as to its accuracy and Shropshire Tourism does not accept any liability for error or omission. The directions above are for planning purposes only and should be used alongside a general roadmap or satnav system. Variables such as road/construction works, traffic, weather conditions etc may cause alterations to the route.