Shrewsbury’s back and this summer is going to be like no other. Discover more about Shrewsburys Open here.

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A blockbuster in a Tudor cinema, a sell-out Folk Festival and the world’s oldest Flower Show.

Shrewsbury is full of finds to be discovered during your visit. By foot or by boat, the River Severn is a must, as is the café culture, the castle and the churches that dominate Shrewsbury's famous skyline. Learn more about one-off attractions, activities and things to do in Shrewsbury and Shropshire.

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Discover Shrewsbury this June

Shrewsbury’s back and this summer is going to be like no other; traffic-free zones mean more alfresco dining, more cycling space, and more green spaces to enjoy the British weather. 

Warm weather heralds the beginning of Shrewsbury's vibrant calendar of festivals. Experience original events from Shropshire Kids Festival to the World Championship Coracle Race, and not forgetting the historic Shrewsbury Flower Show.

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26th Jun 2021
11:00am - 10:45am
1:30pm - 2:10pm
St Alkmund's Church
St Alkmunds Square
SY1 1UH Shrewsbury
FREE Family friendly puppet performance takes centre stage in Shrewsbury Town. Shrewsbury’s Open Summer Events is a program of free outdoor activities for young children...
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27th Jun 2021
8:00am - 3:00pm
Montgomery Waters Meadow
BUY - SELL - PART EX. all types of photographic equipment - digital - film - vintage. Featuring a huge range of photographic equipment including...
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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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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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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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