Welcome to Discover Hidden Britain

This website is all about exploring the outside of Britain. You've probably arrived here because you're looking for information or directions. 

Discover Hidden Britain now offers a MEMBERS Only SUBSCRIPTION platform that details the spaces and places that we consider to be part of the secrets and less well known parts of Britain. For £10 a year you can become one of our DHB Members and get unlimited access to our ever-growing list of intriguing and amazing places.

But if you're just after the FREE stuff, take a look around our website and we've given you a TASTER of the place you're looking for below:

Dark Hill Iron Works

A spectacular site of industrial heritage set within the mighty Forest of Dean in Gloucestershire


Wander, explore and learn about the early stories of iron and steel


Use your imagination to see the vastness of this once industrious landscape now beset by trees and the inspiration by a man called Mushet who dreamed big and thought of industrial innovation