Shropshire Attractions

Below are just a few of the attractions in Shropshire, England.


Acton Scott Historic Working Farm

Acton Scott Historic Working Farm near Church Stretton, demonstrates life on a Shropshire upland farm at the turn of the last century. The farm has featured on BBC TV's 'Victorian Farm' and more recently used as the setting for Monty Don’s Real Craft series on More Four.


St Chad's Church

St Chad’s is an iconic Grade 1 listed building of unique circular design by George Steuart. It is the civic church of Shrewsbury and the military church of Shropshire. St Chad’s is a member of the Greater Churches Network, and has the largest seating capacity of any church in Shropshire. Open every day for worship and all visitors welcome.


Chirk Aqueduct

Chirk Aqueduct and Viaduct is one of the two aqueducts within the World Heritage Site just a few miles downstream from Pontcysyllte. Completed in 1801, Chirk Aqueduct carries the Llangollen branch of the Shropshire Union Canal high above the Ceiriog Valley and offers more beautiful views.


The Adventure Rope Course

The Adventure Rope Course is a 17 metre Activity Tower with LOTS of adrenalin-fuelled challenges attached to it.  There are enough stand-alone activities to keep a group of 10 -12 going for about a day and a half and we can accept from 6 to 120 participants at any time.


Apley Farm Shop, Cafe & Playbarn

At Apley Farm Shop we want you to be passionate about local food. Using quality ingredients from our own estate & unearthing the finest foods our community of local farmers & producers have to offer, we give you the opportunity to taste, discover & enjoy the finest foods from our region.


Hawkstone Park Follies

Hawkstone Historic Park & Follies is a unique place. Created in the 18th Century by the Hill family (Sir Rowland and his son Richard), Hawkstone became one of the greatest historic parklands in Europe.


The Tar Tunnel

Dare you enter this narrow, dimly lit tunnel to see a geological curiosity, where bitumen still oozes through the walls. Don't forget to pick up your hard hat!


Park Hall Countryside Experience

National award winning farm park with oodles of animal fun, action and adventure for the kids.


Snailbeach Lead Mine, Nr Shrewsbury

Looking out over the beautiful Rea Brook valley, Snailbeach was once one of the most productive lead mines in the country.


Go Ape Wyre Forest

Go Ape is the UK's No.1 Forest Adventure. The classic and original Go Ape experience. We’ll brief you for safety before you fly down our zip-wires, leap off our Tarzan Swing and tackle our crossings whilst enjoying some of Britain’s most breathtaking scenery.


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Paint Your Own Tile with Splat ‘N’ Splodge at St Mary’s Family Event

Enjoy family craft activities at St Mary’s in central Shrewsbury this summer holiday as part of Church Tourism Week - the nationwide celebration of innovative events in historic churches.

Date Posted: 12th July 2017