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#1 of 3 things to do in Acton Burnell
Managed by English Heritage and tucked away (signposted from A49) this is worth a visit - site of an early parliament sitting entry is free and there are information boards.
Really enjoyed our first visit to Acton Burnell Castle - easy walk but parking is limited - also worth a visit to localchurch
#2 of 3 things to do in Acton Burnell
This is such a gorgeous little chapel and it really is truly a hidden gem well worth a visit to see what churches would have looked like in the 16th century before being over restored and renovated by the Victorians.
There is parking available but only for 2-3 cars.

The Quarry

Shrewsbury, UK 7.0 mi away
#3 of 66 things to do in Shrewsbury
The quarry is such a beautiful place, with lovely walks along the riverbank and the most tranquil garden designed by Percy Thrower, wonderfully manicured with an array of colourful flowers’ The hosts events throug...
The Dingle is a floral, landscaped garden sunken within the centre of the park and is absolutely stunning with flowerbeds, a pond, fountains and ducks making it a serene and calm little pocket within the open fields.

Battlefield Falconry Centre

Shrewsbury, UK 9.7 mi away
#1 of 66 things to do in Shrewsbury
My family and I had a fantastic time on the Hawk walk with Mark for my dads 70th, he’s so great as a guide and is clearly made for this job, he’s inspiring and knowledgeable and made us feel very welcome.
An amazing experience and I would recommend it to anyone who loves birds or just needs to get away from the hustle and bustle of life and enjoy nature and the beautiful birds it has to offer!

Shropshire Raft Tours

Ironbridge, UK 8.5 mi away
#1 of 13 things to do in Ironbridge
If your visiting Ironbridge or the local area , I highly recommend this trip ... a fantastic way to learn about the history of the local area and see it from a different perspective.
It's great fun and Nigel, our guide and oarsman, was full of information and anecdotes that brought the history and nature of the Gorge to life.

The Long Mynd

Church Stretton, UK 7.8 mi away
#1 of 19 things to do in Church Stretton
... pretty part of the world that is a walkers or cyclist dream come true.There are various paths and courses to choose from which are all well signposted.No wonder it has earned the nickname " Little Switzerland".
Love climbing up amidst heather and sheep on a sunny day.

Stiperstones Nature Reserve

Shrewsbury, UK 10.3 mi away
#7 of 66 things to do in Shrewsbury
A wonderful and peaceful place, lots of different walks for people of varying ability, walks from car park nice and easy up the hill, walks from the pub a little more strenuous.If your feeling energetic then strai...
Started at the Bog visitor centre, up to the ridge, along the top last Manstone & Devils chair, then down to the right and back along valley.

Carding Mill Valley

Church Stretton, UK 7.4 mi away
#2 of 19 things to do in Church Stretton
... lovely scenery and wildlife the cafe is also very good and the staff are there to help for advice as well as leaflets to look at so go and have a look at this beautiful valley and explore our lovely town too!!
views to die for, walk to the waterfall very steep but great views, lovely shop and cafe, queuing lots for lunchtime which is to be expected, enough parking and lots of walks - hill walks wood walks

St.Chads Church

Shrewsbury, UK 7.0 mi away
#9 of 66 things to do in Shrewsbury
It's well worth a visit - particularly the small Military chapel with lots of information and artefacts from WW1. Church guides are on hand to assist and there is a quaint Ebeneezer Scrooge gravestone in the Cemet...
We happened across this beautiful church while we were exploring the quarry dingle and were told that the gravestone for Ebonezer Scrooge from the movie classic "A Christmas Carol" was in the church yard cemetery...

Telford Town Park

Telford, UK 10.6 mi away
#4 of 43 things to do in Telford
Huge park in Telford town centre, easily assessable, plenty of different routes to take, lakes, woodland, fields, and a huge children’s play area, bike hub where you can hire bikes, cafe, refreshments & toilets, a...
... do such as, a treetop adventure climbing experience, wonderland miniature theme park, an excellent crazy golf course, water play area for the kids, plus miles of pathways for walking/cycling etc,with lovely sc...

St Mary's Church

Shrewsbury, UK 7.0 mi away
#11 of 66 things to do in Shrewsbury
It's very calming in the church if you need a quiet place to contemplate, and if you get hungry there is a delightful coffee shop with fresh sandwiches, soups, quiche and cream teas.
This church is very ancient and well worth a visit, especially for its beautiful historical stained glasses.

The Wrekin

Telford, UK 7.2 mi away
#5 of 43 things to do in Telford
Car Parking exists on the Little Wenlock road and there is often a catering unit present on The Shropshire Nature site adjoining the car park.
Get there early Sundays or Bank holidays as very popular and car park fills quickly.

The Edge Adventure Activities

Much Wenlock, UK 5.1 mi away
#1 of 12 things to do in Much Wenlock
The activities (clay pigeon, Segway, sniper shooting, climbing and archery) were both fun and we learnt a bit too; the instructors very safety conscious and knew their stuff; the organisation was great; and the lu...
great fun had by 3 kids aged 9 - 11 , great value for money and excellent staff, They all want to go again ( and we will during the summer holidays )

Climbing The Walls

Shrewsbury, UK 8.9 mi away
#4 of 66 things to do in Shrewsbury
The Wall activity was great fun and the facilities are absolutely top notch, such great variation and the tuition and support of the staff was outstanding.
Superb customer service and facilities the instructors have excellent advice on all aspects of climbing will definitely be visiting again

Market Hall Shrewsbury

Shrewsbury, UK 7.0 mi away
#6 of 66 things to do in Shrewsbury
It was such a lovely surprise as it is a delightful market, very clean and organised with an impressive array of stalls from butchers, fish monger and vegetables to food stalls, clothings, accessories - the list j...
It has a great selection of fruit and veg stalls, arts and crafts, and books and music, and is a lovely place to walk round, making a refreshing change from just looking around the usual chain stores.


Wellington, UK 9.4 mi away
#1 of 7 things to do in Wellington
Sunnycroft villa holds a treasure trove of secrets with wonderful stories of the inhabitants .I particularly like the way National trust explain the history with clothes hanging in the wardrobe,.medicinal
The very large red wood trees that go all the way down the drive are fascinating, with their soft wood to touch and their striking colour it is well worth a visit just to see them.

The Iron Bridge and Tollhouse

Ironbridge, UK 8.8 mi away
#3 of 13 things to do in Ironbridge
The toll house was fascinating and the English Heritage volunteers near the bridge were excellent Beautiful setting and so steeped in history Well worth a visit once the restoration work is completed at the end of...
Well worth visiting on a lovely sunny day.lots of history to view and read about re the bridge,with a fascinating little museum at the toll house.Lovely little village with interesting and unusual shops and cafes/...
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Shropshire Regimental Museum

Shrewsbury, UK 7.1 mi away
#15 of 66 things to do in Shrewsbury
this is a great history of the service given to our country by the men of shrewsbury there service and battle honours it is well worth a visit and it has been made wheelchair friendly so those of us like my wife c...
What a great place to visit with loads of exhibitions on Shrewsbury's military history.

Jackfield Tile Museum

Telford, UK 9.7 mi away
#9 of 43 things to do in Telford
We loved to the tiles in situ in the recreated tube station, pub bar, butcher's shop, church etc., but the best thing was the gallery showing the world-class collection of tiles donated by the collector John Scott.
great visit very interesting well worth a visit along with the other ironbridge museums in the area the 10 museum passport is a great way to see all at a discounted price.

Haughmond Hill

Shrewsbury, UK 8.0 mi away
#18 of 66 things to do in Shrewsbury
Fabulous walk, views are totally amazing and the lovely cafe is very welcoming too very friendly and really great service
This is a Forestry Commission property that offers easy walking coupled with wonderful views of the Shropshire countryside.

Shrewsbury Abbey

Shrewsbury, UK 6.8 mi away
#16 of 66 things to do in Shrewsbury
visited by `Songs of Praise` A second window dedicated to Ellis Peters who wrote the Brother Cadfael novels based on the Abbey Church and St Benedict.Six episodes of Brother Cadfael were televised ,with Derek Jaco...
Fantastic visit, very friendly guides, lovely to walk around in peace well worth a visit picturesque

Shrewsbury Museum and Art Gallery

Shrewsbury, UK 7.0 mi away
#17 of 66 things to do in Shrewsbury
Allow plenty of time to view all the interesting artifacts from the different periods of history.Also allow time to enjoy the tasty food from the cafe!
From Stone Age to the Romans and from Geology to Admiral Benbow this museum has interest for everyone.

Shrewsbury Prison

Shrewsbury, UK 7.2 mi away
#5 of 66 things to do in Shrewsbury
We visited here last week, had a very interesting visit, Great Place to visit!.. Staff were very helpful , lovely people, very informative, and helped our daughter who was feeling a little nervous at first... they...
He brought the place to life and included a few gruesome stories too!! Fascinating piece of history and well worth a visit, very glad we opted for the guided tour.
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Much Wenlock Priory

Much Wenlock, UK 5.8 mi away
#2 of 12 things to do in Much Wenlock
Lovely circular walk available from the entrance gate and car park also worth doing - takes 45 minutes at a leisurely pace, with fine views to enjoy en-route.
A lovely walk for all the family a nice of history in much wenlock small souvenir shop you can take some beautiful pictures

Wroxeter Roman City

Wroxeter, UK 4.7 mi away
#1 of 2 things to do in Wroxeter
Driving down to Shrewsbury we literally stumbled upon this amazing English heritage Roman bath, staffs were really friendly, great souvenir in the shop but of course the hidden gem was the Roman bath ruins.
... show at the museum,fascinating ruins,and English Heritage staff on hand to answer any queries,replica roman house on site as well.Thouroughly enjoyed the day,and would recommend this site as well worth a visit.

Theatre Severn

Shrewsbury, UK 7.3 mi away
#12 of 66 things to do in Shrewsbury
Went with my daughter .... our 2nd visit ... it's a lovely little theatre ... parking close by ... right in town so you can go eat too Comfy seats,staff friendly...
Easy to get too, free parking after 6pm, great site overlooking the river and now getting a lot of interesting acts , music , comedy and top Plays .

Hawks on Walks

Shrewsbury, UK 8.9 mi away
#19 of 66 things to do in Shrewsbury
Celebrated a birthday by taking a parent for the hawk walk quite excellent to be with the hawk and falconer was a pleasure Would recommend to everyone to experience such a special animal close up
Oscar the Harris Hawk is a most beautiful bird and Mark his handler is a knowledgeable and informative host.

Much Wenlock Museum and Visitor Centre

Much Wenlock, UK 5.9 mi away
#3 of 12 things to do in Much Wenlock
Worth a visit if you're staying in the town.

Coalbrookdale Museum of Iron

Coalbrookdale, UK 8.7 mi away
#1 of 5 things to do in Coalbrookdale
Good place to spend a couple of hours especially if you have bought the Ironbridge passport and more interesting than you may think .
Loved visiting and the whole story of the Darby family.

Attingham Park

Shrewsbury, UK 5.1 mi away
#13 of 66 things to do in Shrewsbury
... informative about each room we entered, I think we could have stayed here all day, and we will definitely need to return to explore for a full day again, amazing place with loads of history, well worth a visit.
Great walks around the fallow deer park and through lovely woodland and gardens from the courtyard that also has a very nice cafe , shop and an excellent second hand bookshop.