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Address: 193 Abbey Foregate, Shrewsbury SY2 6AH, England
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Informative & Well Located

Almost like a secret garden, the SWT is close to the town centre with good parking nearby. It's full of good staff with a wealth of knowledge who will answer your every... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed January 20, 2015
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

Almost like a secret garden, the SWT is close to the town centre with good parking nearby. It's full of good staff with a wealth of knowledge who will answer your every question. There are courses available as well as a good deal of other resources at hand. An enjoyable visit

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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

With a beautiful garden to relax in and a lovely little shop to wander round, The Cut, Shropshire Wildlife Trust Visitor Centre is well worth a visit. The old Infirmary buildings are available to book for classes and meetings, as well as many events being held that are available for members of the public to take part in. Definitely one... More 

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Clevedon, United Kingdom
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37 reviews 37 reviews
13 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

I commend the Wildlife Trust for the gem on natural history they have established so close tom the city centre. Educationalist and naturalist must delighted that in such a small area it is crammed full of wonderful displays, information and natural gardens. Thanks for the opportunity to share this gem.

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Newport, United Kingdom
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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
14 helpful votes 14 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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17 reviews 17 reviews
11 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 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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15 reviews 15 reviews
6 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 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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52 reviews 52 reviews
14 attraction reviews
106 helpful votes 106 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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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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28 reviews 28 reviews
22 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 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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