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June Half Term in Shrewsbury

It can be tough to keep the kids entertained during the holidays - but Shrewsbury has you covered! From craft sessions to film screenings and free entry to Shrewsbury Museum and Art Gallery, we've rounded up a few ideas to help keep those little monsters at bay.

Zog and the Flying Doctors

Wednesday, 25th to Thursday, 26th May 2022
Theatre Severn,
Frankwell Quay
SY3 8FT Shrewsbury

Jubilee Crown Hunt

Saturday, 28th May to Sunday, 5th June 2022
Shrewsbury Prison,
The Dana Prison
SY1 2HR Shrewsbury

Corgis at the Castle

Saturday, 28th May to Sunday, 5th June 2022 -
10:30am - 4:00pm
Shrewsbury Castle and the Soldiers of Shropshire Museum,
Castle Gates
SY1 2AT Shrewsbury

Maximo's Jubilee Museum Trail

Saturday, 28th May to Sunday, 5th June 2022 -
10:00am - 5:00pm
Shrewsbury Museum and Art Gallery,
The Square
SY1 1HL Shrewsbury

Shrewsbury Duck Hunt

Saturday, 28th May to Saturday, 4th June 2022
Various locations around Shrewsbury

Jubilee Street Party with Bricks n' Tricks

Tuesday, 31st May 2022 -
10:30am - 1:00pm
1:00pm - 2:30pm
Shrewsbury Museum and Art Gallery,
The Square
SY1 1HL Shrewsbury

Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs

Wednesday, 1st June 2022 -
4:00pm - 5:30pm
Shrewsbury Museum and Art Gallery,
The Square
SY1 1HL Shrewsbury

Storytelling with Sal Tonge

Wednesday, 1st June 2022 -
1:30pm - 2:30pm
Shrewsbury Museum and Art Gallery,
The Square
SY1 1HL Shrewsbury

Soak up the sun at the Quarry Splash Park

Shrewsbury's Splash Park reopens on Friday 29th April in time for the bank holiday weekend. The Splash Park is open 7 days a week, 10.30am to 5pm throughout the summer until mid September. Find it by the play area in The Quarry.


It's raining, it's pouring - but we're not snoring!

It may be raining outside, but that doesn't mean it's time for the fun to stop! There are plenty of indoor activities to keep the whole family entertained, from axe throwing to archery and board games - Shrewsbury has it all!


FREE entry to Shrewsbury Museum and Art Gallery

Shrewsbury Museum and Art Gallery is now FREE entry to all visitors! Entry numbers are limited, so we suggest booking your ticket now to save disappointment.

Places to go for child-focused fun

Make sure to take advantage of Half Price Half Term at Nerdy Coffee Co. Shrewsbury's only gaming cafe is offering half-price 'Pay to Play' this week; guests can play for £2, members for £1, Monday-Friday 11am-11pm

Join musical magpie Mary Keith every Friday at 10.30am at The Hive for Buzzy Beats, a busy, buzzy fun-filled musical journey for under 5s. 

Shrewsbury Canoe & eBike Hire

Shrewsbury Canoe Hire Canoeing is an idyllic way to explore our local area from the water. We are based at one of Shrewsbury’s most beautiful locations, The Quarry Park, offering...

Climbing the Walls

Climbing is a fantastic way to keep both body and mind healthy, balanced and fit! As well as providing a full-body workout whilst bringing many benefits to mental health, climbing...

The Cut Visitor Centre, Shropshire Wildlife Trust

The Shropshire Wildlife Trust Visitor Centre and Shop, or The Cut, is a beautiful arrangement of buildings and garden situated near Shrewsbury Abbey. Come and visit The Cut...

Shrewsbury Museum and Art Gallery

Re-opened at the old Music Hall in April 2014, Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery tells the stories that make Shropshire unique through its’ amazing galleries: Roman Gallery,...

Nerdy Coffee Co.

Located on Mardol, Nerdy Coffee Co is Shrewsbury's dedicated gaming café. With an extensive cafe bar and considerable games library, knowledgeable staff are at hand to support and...

Paws Cafe

Step into Shropshire's first cat cafe! Paws Cafe opened in January 2019 as Shropshire’s first cat cafe. The concept is very different to your normal cafe or coffee shop. We have...

Shrewsbury Prison

The current prison buildings are Victorian, built in 1868 but there has been a prison on that site since 1793. The prison was decommissioned by the Ministry of Justice in 2013 and...

Quarry Swimming & Fitness Centre

Welcome to The Quarry Swimming and Fitness Centre. Enjoy a swim in one of the pools, take a fitness class or visit the gym - which has a range of cardi vascular and resistance...
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