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

Planet Circus The Wow Factor!!
Shropshire Agricultural Showground

Our 2019 tour is bigger and better than ever before We have the amazing Gemini Sisters high in the roof of the big top the most amazing and talented British aerial performers our sensational sky Walker Flabson one of the most dangerous…

Category: Family Events

TEL: 07563 727206
Flare Path by Terence Rattigan
Theatre Severn (Walker Theatre)

Rattigans play is a tribute to the collective spirit of wartime bomber crews and their partners and drew on his own wartime experiences as a gunner and Flight Lieutenant in Coastal Command.Set in the residents lounge of a small Lincolnshire…

TEL: 01743 281281
Luke Kempner | House of Faces
Theatre Severn

LUKE KEMPNERHOUSE OF FACESComedian and Impressionist Luke Kempner hosts an ultimate reality show where no one is off limits. Expect celebrities politicians and even royalty going head to head in Lukes hit show; House of Faces. As seenheard on; Celebrity Big Brother…

TEL: 01743 281281

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: 17/06/2019 16:46:27