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Our doors may be closed, but Shrewsbury remains open online. Join us from the comfort of your home as we explore the best our town has to offer.

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The oldest stained glass in Shrewsbury, the Jesse Window was made for Greyfriars chapel in the 14th century. Following the dissolution of the friary in 1538, the window was moved to St Chad's, before being bought to St Mary's in 1791. Now you can explore it with Google Arts and Culture.

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Hidden amongst Shrewsbury's cobbled streets is a treasure trove of vintage and pre-loved items waiting to be discovered. From specialist retailers to bookshops and charity shops - no matter what you're searching for, you're sure to find it in Shrewsbury.

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A town bursting with history and culture, Shrewsbury sure to be on everybody's to-visit list. Despite the historic nature of the town, many of our wonderful businesses are accessible, and there are plenty of services at hand to help make your stay more comfortable. Discover more in our guide to being independent in Shrewsbury.

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It can be tough to keep the kids entertained during the holidays - but Shrewsbury has you covered! From pumpkin picking to crafting and museum hunts we've rounded up a few ideas to help keep those little monsters at bay.

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Down shuts and passageways, or along our old town walls - better watch out for the Shrewsbury Ghouls! Rich in history and folklore, with more than a few hair-raising tales to tell, Shrewsbury is the perfect setting for spooky events. Here are some ideas to help you get into the spirit this Halloween.

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Shrewsbury, with its medieval streets, shuts and passageways, and gory history is said to be one of the most haunted towns in the UK. If you go down to the town after dark, you never know who or what you might meet...

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Shrewsbury's story is on the map for many reasons, discover the origins, defining landmarks and the better-than-fiction facts that make Shrewsbury original.

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Scooped in the loop of the River Severn, Shrewsbury is a town oozing with history. Whether from the comfort of your home, whilst out and about or commuting, be transported to the heart of Shrewsbury with the new SO Stories audio tours. 

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Wandering around the wonders of Shrewsbury is one of the best ways to see the sites. Whether you're looking to join a group, go solo or fancy something themed you'll find limitless options in our collation of Shrewsbury guides.

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Discover the many buildings and locations that were the backdrop to many pivotal moments in Darwin’s early life. His story is written on the walls and cobbled streets of Shrewsbury.

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With staycations rising in popularity post COVID, the Daily Mail dived into the UK's tourist trail to find you the perfect staycation destinations. Writer Richard Mellor gives Shrewsbury, an enchanting town in an idyllic setting, a 10 out of 10.

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The cobbled streets of Shrewsbury have been home to many significant figures in British history. Read on to discover some unexpected names.

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Every dog owner knows that the most important part of their trip to Shrewsbury is the companionship of their four-legged friend. Fortunately Shrewsbury has a wide range of dog-friendly accommodation so there's no need to leave your best friend behind.

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The weather may be cooling but Shrewsbury's calendar is still bursting with activity. Experience original events from Shrewsbury Chocolate Festival to Shrewsbury Festival of Literature, and not forgetting our seasonal Christmas celebrations.

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After the success of the government's Eat Out 2 Help Out scheme, a number of Shrewsbury's eateries have decided to continue their offerings into the month of September. Read on to discover the taste-bud tingling fare on offer.

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Shrewsbury Visitor Information Centre offers year-round walking tours of Shrewsbury in the heart of the historic town.

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There are plenty of historic B&Bs surrounded by cobbled streets and Tudor buildings in Shrewsbury. If you’re treating yourself then look out for four-poster beds and unbeatable breakfasts. There are also plenty of cosy rooms for the price-conscious.

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