British Ironworks Centre & Shropshire Sculpture Park, Oswestry

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The British Ironworks Centre & Shropshire Sculpture Park is a forge, silversmiths and sculpture park with a large showroom near Oswestry in Shropshire, England. The centre is famous for its safari park of sculptures, mostly in metal, and its gorilla made entirely of spoons. The centre is located on the A5 road 3.1 miles (5 km) south east of Oswestry town.
On site, the centre has a shop, café, forge, silversmiths, clock repairer, sculpture park and falconry.
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  • What great place to visit, with a family friendly feel to the place and so much to see. The sculptures are incredible and scattered all around the grounds, we were lucky enough to see The Knife...  more »
  • The ironworks is a must visit, its a gem of a place to visit even in these unsettled times. We have been several times over the past few years and always find something new and interesting, there...  more »
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  • Not very much there in the Autumn as all the workshops were closed, maybe it would be more interesting in high season. Lovely cafe with good selection on the menu and lots of gifts to buy but certainly not cheap. Plenty of sculptures to walk around in the grounds.
  • Quirky and interesting place to visit especially if one likes the iron sculptures. It has a very nice shop and couple indoor/outdoor cafes. Plenty of animal sculptures dotted all around the premises mainly for children to enjoy. Dog friendly. The Knife Angel sculpture was made here.

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