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Madeley forms the eastern gateway to the Ironbridge Gorge World Heritage Site. It is a market town with a strong heritage in the coal and iron industries.

By the 1850s, it had grown from a small agricultural village that was part of Wenlock Priory, into an important market town.

About Madeley

Madeley Centre
Two food stores and traditional shops along the high street.
Madeley Market
Every Tuesday and Saturday in Russell Square dating back to 1269
Food & Drink
Restaurants, takeaways, traditional pubs, award winning home brew house
Town Trail starting at Jubilee House on the High Street Caravan Park, Hotel & Guest Houses
Caravan Park, Hotel & Guest Houses
Public Pathways
23 kilometres to Ironbridge or Telford Town Park

Visit: Telford snowboard and ski centre | Blists Hill Victorian Town | Abraham Darby Sports and Leisure Centre

Madeley Visitor Information Centre

The friendly library staff will provide information, leaflets and maps of the local area as well as details of the self guided town trail.


Madeley Library, Jubilee House, High Street, TF7 5BB
01952 382950

Press Releases

Download Press Release - Nine Men of Madeley


Upcoming Events Nearby

Exhibition of Stained Glass by Margaret Rope - Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery

Indoors Exhibitions & Galleries

Saturday, 12 September 2015 until Friday, 08 January 2016
10:00 AM until 4:30 PM

Wellington Victorian Market - Wellington Square, Wellington

Out & About Children & Families

Saturday, 28 November 2015 until Saturday, 28 November 2015
9:00 AM until 3:00 PM

Trick or Treat? - Sunnycroft National Trust, Wellington

Children & Families

Saturday, 31 October 2015 until Saturday, 31 October 2015
10:30 AM until 4:00 PM

Christmas Craft Fair - Apley Farm Shop, Norton, Nr.Shifnal

Children & Families Arts & Music

Saturday, 05 December 2015 until Sunday, 06 December 2015
9:30 AM until 4:00 PM

Getting Here

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