Shropshire Star

Half-term food events at Ironbridge Gorge Museums

The museums in the Ironbridge Gorge are offering a packed menu of events this May half-term with the theme of food.

Ironbridge Valley of Invention is hosting events and activities inspired by the theme of food during May half-term

Between May 25 and June 2, visitors can explore what the Victorians ate and create their own edible tiles, sherbet sweets, or biscuits from air dry clay.

At Blists Hill Victorian Town, visitors can get an insight into what the Victorians tucked into and watch a special cooking demonstration at 12pm each day.

Mrs Clack will teach Constable Jarrett how to cook for himself before you can join the town's residents in making traditional sweet treats.

Meanwhile, at the Enginuity museum. As part of the 'Tantalising Taste' workshop, children can explore how we use our five senses to detect flavours before working together to make their own sherbet sweets.

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