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Ironbridge Gorge Museum secures a place on the Telegraph Family Friendly Museum Award 2013

logoThe Ironbridge Gorge Museums have beaten off stiff competition from over 140 different museums across the UK and secured a place on the Telegraph Family Friendly Museum Award 2013 long-list of twenty museums from across the UK that they feel offer an outstanding welcome to families.

Steve Miller, Chief Executive of the Ironbridge Gorge Museum Trust commented: “The staff and volunteers at the Ironbridge Gorge Museums have always welcomed families with open arms and we try hard to ensure that every aspect of their visit is as inspiring and enjoyable as possible”.

Blists Hill Victorian Town, one of the 10 family-friendly Ironbridge Gorge Museums, is also celebrating its 40th anniversary during 2013 with a host of child-friendly events and activities throughout the summer and beyond.

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