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Heritage Open Days - Shrewsbury Museum and Art Gallery


In celebration of Heritage Open Days, Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery are offering free entry on Saturday 14th and Sunday 15th September 2019.

Visitors to the Museum will be able to experience the amazing collections on display that bring over 650 million years of history to life.

During your visit, you will come face-to-face with some of the best preserved mammoth bones in the UK, take in one of the UK’s finest fossil collections and experience the Roman Gallery.

Come and discover the stories that make this county unique. Explore millions of years of history through a thousand remarkable objects in the extraordinary set of buildings that house Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery. From a medieval townhouse to an early Victorian Music Hall they span more than 750 years of history.

During your visit, you can also visit stop. café bar, the Museum’s vibrant café bar, which provides the perfect spot for relaxing after visiting the Museum’s galleries or taking a break from taking in the town of Shrewsbury.

Heritage Open Days is the largest heritage festival in the country; in 2015, over 4,800 events welcomed around three million visitors across England.

Heritage Open Days operates as part of the National Trust with funding from players of People’s Postcode Lottery.

For more information about Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery, visit the website.

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