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Shropshire Wildlife Trust

193 Abbey Foregate, Shrewsbury SY2 6AH, England
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Ranked #17 of 31 Attractions in Shrewsbury
Type: Gardens, Classes/Workshops, Forests
Most recent review
- Sep 7, 2014
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Newport, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

Near Abbey and car park and short walk along river or up to main shopping area. Plenty of things to see for griown up and children have special events there bug hunts for children etc. Shop sells lovely cards and bird feed etc. Small coffee bar.

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Dundee, Scotland
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

so close to the city centre. its free and very interesting for both adults and children. well worth a visit.

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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

Sited in part of the old Abbey buildings and "out of site" providing an excellent meeting room, provides good wildlife shop and all the local information on widlife includign up to date sitings. Kids will like it

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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2013

23rd Nov was their Christmas fair lots of crafts people selling their wares, lovely shop open daily. The building is really lovely and the herb garden still looking good. You can hire the building to the side for functions during the day lovely stained glass windows inside. They do a lot of good work locally so try and support them,... More

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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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44 reviews 44 reviews
13 attraction reviews
86 helpful votes 86 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2013

A nice little place, not entirely sure what all the rooms are used for. The little walled garden is well maintained with lots of places to sit and eat your sandwich's, offering a lovely free space to sit during the day after a busy time in the town. There's a little shop with great things to buy, ceramics, books, bird... More

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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2013 via mobile

Interesting and informative about our wildlife.iam currently in the process of having a wildlife garden it was good to see other ideas that I can do in my garden . staff are lovely to many thanks

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Oldham, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
15 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2013

Small centre, but lots of info about local wildlife trusts and conservation. Good garden with lots of small trails for children to find out about wildlife and plants. Good activities for younger children on selected days.

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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2013

Just had a fantastic weekend with two of our family and there dog at a nice and tranquil spot near Ellsmere in shropshire at a log cabin in the woods called woodland park..hot tubs available if required ...Also had a relaxing walk around the local mere lake ...Ellsmere town also a nice little shopping place..Car parking is so cheap.. Woodland... More

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Port Townsend, WA
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114 reviews 114 reviews
25 attraction reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2013

Don't fail to cross the road to get to the Wildlife Trust gardens and shop if you are visiting the historic Shrewsbury Abbey. Sit around the little fountain, and experience some peace away from the other tourists.

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Split-Dalmatia County, Croatia
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93 reviews 93 reviews
56 attraction reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2013

They conduct classes for those interested and have a garden with a variety of things planted. There is also a shop to buy a few things.

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