Darby Houses

Ironbridge Museums

Overview

Take the short walk from Coalbrookdale Museum of Iron up the hill to the beautiful Darby Houses, former homes to the Darby family. Rosehill House, built in 1738, and Dale House, built in 1717, sit on the hillside overlooking Coalbrookdale. Wander around Rosehill House as if it’s 1850 and get a glimpse of an Industrialist’s life.
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Contact details

Darby Houses 30 Darby Rd, Coalbrookdale, Telford, Shropshire, West Midlands, TF8 7EW
Phone: 01952 433 424

Wheelchair Access

Wheelchair access
Rosehill House is on two floors. There isn't a lift to upper floor.
Paths between houses are mixed surface including gravel. Darby Houses have limited access to wheelchair users
They are approached via a steep hill. If approaching from the Museum of Iron, it is suggested that you park in the small car park to the side of the Houses. Spaces are limited and available on a first come first served basis.
Ramps give access to the ground floor of both houses
Dale House is on one level

Short Distances

Short distance
If approaching from the Museum of Iron, it is suggested that you park in the small car park to the side of the Houses. Spaces are limited and available on a first come first served basis.

Access To Toilets

Access To Toilets
There is an accessible toilet here.

Assistance Dogs

Assistance Dogs
Assistance Dogs are welcome.

Essential Companions

Essential Companions
Disabled visitors are given free admission to all of the Museums. Anyone accompanying pays the standard admission charge.