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Shrewsbury is full of finds to be discovered during your visit – a blockbuster in a Tudor cinema, a sell-out Folk Festival and the world’s oldest Flower Show. 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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The Quarry Park

The Quarry is Shrewsbury's beautiful, 29-acre parkland, encircled by the majestic loop of the river Severn. The Quarry has been Shrewsbury's most important site for recreation...

The UGC (Universal God Centre)

Please note: The ugc will be closed temporarily from Friday March 13th until further notice. please see our Facebook page for updates The UGC (Universal God Centre) has been set...

St Chad's Church

St Chad's Church, Shrewsbury occupies a prominent position in the county town of Shropshire. The current church building was built in 1792, and with its distinctive round shape...

Shrewsbury Cathedral

The Cathedral was designed by Edward Pugin, son of Augustus Pugin, and was completed in 1856. The building was paid for by Bertram, Earl of Shrewsbury, who died three months...

Shrewsbury Canoe Hire

If you’re visiting Shrewsbury, experience paddling a canoe on our wonderful river. Canoeing is an accessible fun activity for all, getting you outside and closer to nature. Turn...

Sabrina Boat

Sabrina boat is a passenger boat on the River Severn in Shrewsbury and sets sail from Victoria Quay, next to the Welsh Bridge. Sabrina offers scheduled day trips, private hire and...

Quarry Swimming & Fitness Centre

Welcome to The Quarry Swimming and Fitness Centre where you can enjoy a swim in one of the 4 swimming pools, try a water workout or visit the gym with a range of CV and resistance...

Callaghan Fine Paintings

Callaghan Fine Paintings and Contemporary Bronze is a family-owned art gallery and fine art dealers located on St Marys Street. The gallery specialises in European 19th and 20th...

St Mary's Church

The spire of St Mary's is one of the tallest in England and for over 500 years it has dominated the skyline of Shrewsbury's old town. The church is now the only complete medieval...

Flaxmill Maltings Visitor Centre

Shrewsbury Flaxmill Maltings is the first iron framed building in the world and is proudly known as the "grandfather of all skyscrapers", despite being only 5 storeys tall...
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