What's on inShrewsbury

Welcome to Shrewsbury

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Shrewsbury - our guide to events and days out is just the ticket.

Whether you're looking to brush up on local history at a museum, enjoy local arts, watch some sport, or listen to live music, you're sure to find things to do in Shrewsbury to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

Tourist information Shrewsbury

Tourist Information

Everything you need to know if you're visiting Shrewsbury as a visitor or a resident.

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Forthcoming events in Shrewsbury

Priscilla Queen Of The Desert The Musical
Theatre Severn

Based on the Oscar‐winning film PRISCILLA QUEEN OF THE DESERT is the heart warming uplifting adventure of three friends Tick Bernadette and Adam a glamorous Sydney‐based performing trio who hop aboard a battered old bus named PRISCILLA bound for Alice Springs to…

Location: 0.5 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01743 281281
Find Your Bloom Day Retreat (for women)
The Wroxeter Hotel

The Find Your Bloom Day Retreat for women takes place in a beautiful large tipi in the grounds of the Wroxeter Hotel set against the backdrop of the beautiful Shropshire Countryside.The day includes: Taz Thornton ‐the UKs Number One Inspirational…

Location: 5.2 milesaway
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 07484 180492
Shropshire Winter Festival
Frankwell Carpark

The Winter festival is back again with a new look and a new location Returning for its forth year with over 100 amazing food drink and craft exhibitors all under one roof with kids fun music big singalongs hands on activities and…

Location: 0.6 milesaway
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01952 432175

Tourist Attractions

Attingham Park

One of the great houses of the Midlands, Attingham Park was built in 1785 for the 1st Lord Berwick to the design of George Steuart and has a picture gallery by John Nash. The magnificent rooms contain collections of ambassadorial silver, Italian furniture and Grand Tour paintings. The…

Sabrina Boat Cruise

Enjoy an amazing trip on the magnificent River Severn through the pretty Shropshire county town of Shrewsbury on Sabrina, Goddess of the River. Sabrina is a triple‐decked passenger boat that takes passengers on a relaxing and serene trip along the Severn, lasting approximately 40 minutes.Leaving Victoria…

Haughmond Abbey

Extensive remains of a 12th‐century Augustinian abbey; the exhibition commemorates 600 years since the Battle of Shrewsbury.The ruins of Haughmond Abbey are looked after by English Heritage and are open to the public.…

Shrewsbury Castle

The Castle houses the spectacular collections of the Shropshire Regimental Museum Trust including pictures, uniforms, medals, weapons and other equipment from the 18th Century to the present day.The oldest parts of the Castle were built between 1066 and 1074, during the reign of William the Conqueror.…

Shrewsbury Museum

Shrewsbury Museum and Art Gallery, Barker Street.Shrewsbury Castle and The Shropshire Regimental MuseumColeham Pumping StationThree of Shrewsbury finest historic buildingsOpen:Contact for Details.…

Wroxeter Roman City

Wroxeter was the fourth largest city in Roman Britain.Much of the site where it stood has escaped subsequent development and so it can provide extensive information about what the city was like.Originally a legionary fortress, it later developed into a thriving civillian city populated…

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Want to see what other attractions to visit when in Shrewsbury? See our list of attractions in Shrewsbury, including theme parks, castles, historic houses, zoos and many more family days out.

Updated: 18/08/2018 16:53:18