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Children's events

Shrewsbury is full of artists, makers and crafters. With workshops, exhibitions and classes, you can get your hands dirty in Shrewsbury.

so many things to do

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Shropshire Primary Schools Half Marathon

The 2024 Shropshire Primary Schools Half Marathon enables children to complete their very own cumulative half marathon on race weekend. The first 12…

20 April 2024

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Kidical Mass Family-Friendly Bike Ride

We're super excited for the first Kidical Mass family-friendly bike ride of 2024! What is Kidical Mass? Kidical Mass is a community bike ride…

21 April 2024

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Wednesday Wildlings

Aimed at 18 months - 5 year olds, Shropshire Wildlife Trust's popular Wildlings sessions offer children the chance to become a wild child, engaging…

24 April 2024

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There Was an Old Lady Who Swallowed A Fly. I don't know why she swallowed a fly... But The People's Theatre Company do!And now you can too as they…

27 April 2024


The Tale of Peter Rabbit – Story Time Trail

Immerse yourself in the world of Peter Rabbit in our new Story Time Trail exhibition. 'Little bunnies' will be able to crawl under the garden gate,…

27 April 2024

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Quiet Hour at Shrewsbury Museum and Art Gallery

We are pleased to offer The Quiet Hour from 11.00-12.00 on the last Sunday of the month.Visitors can expect: a quieter time when we typically…

28 April 2024

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Camp Severn Kids Festival

Especially for the kids! Give your child their best first festival experience with a fun-filled camping weekend. There is a jam packed itinerary over…

03 May 2024

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Mini Mammoths

Mini Mammoths run every Friday during term timeThis is a very popular, whole-museum experience for children aged 1-5 to discover, play, connect and…

19 April 2024

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SPARKS - Young Writers

Shrewsbury Sparks - Young Writers Group is a workshop designed to develop writing skills for young people (ages 8-11) in a relaxed, ungraded setting.…

18 May 2024

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Buzzy Beats Summer Term 2024

Join musical magpie Mary Keith on a busy, buzzy beat-filled musical journey. Using bodies, percussion instruments and voices we will fill the morning…

19 April 2024

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