The real beauty of a trip to Shrewsbury (aside from the historical buildings and stunning setting) is its adaptability. You can do as much, or as little, as you want.
So by all means enjoy our multitude of museums, churches, shops, restaurants and festivals... but if you fancy a lazy day by the river, they’ll still all be there tomorrow.
Here are a just few ideas to get you started:
If you’re feeling cultural, follow the river bend and catch a performance at Theatre Severn, explore one of Shrewsbury’s many independent art galleries, visit Shrewsbury Museum and Art Gallery or Shrewsbury Castle.
Visit the Shrewsbury churches that led A.E. Housman to wax lyrical about Shrewsbury’s ‘steepled crest’: St. Mary's, St. Alkmund's, St. Chad's and Shrewsbury Cathedral.
Take a guided walking tour around the town, and discover ancient street layouts of shuts and passageways, picturesque cobbled alleys and squares.
Enjoy a stroll along the river through our 29 acre Quarry Park & Dingle garden (it’s free to enter), or take a cruise aboard Sabrina Boat.
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Join a fun drop-in activity to make a kite between 11am and 1pm then fly it on The Green where you can also watch...
Join a drop-in tile decorating workshop between 10am and 3.30pm and try the tube lining technique to produce your own...
The perfect, quintessentially English treat for your Mum on Mothering Sunday; enjoy finger sandwiches, a selection of...
As part of their 50th anniversary celebrations staff at the Ironbridge Gorge Museum Trust...
Patrick Fly and The Land of Lost Content Museum owner Stella Mitchell need your help in...
Borderlines Film Festival returns to Ludlow Assembly Rooms from Friday 3 to Sunday 5 March...
Blists Hill Victorian Town, one of Shropshire€™s 10 Ironbridge Gorge Museums where life...
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