Whether you enjoy exploring historic buildings, looking for wildlife or finding activities for your children, there is plenty on offer around the area
National Trust – Cardingmill Valley
National Trust – Wenlock Edge
Midlands Glider Centre
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Green Flag Award winning Country Park. Teashop and toilets. 3 way-marked trails. Parking at Alveley and Highley. Located on National Cycle Network (Route 45). Play area. Request stop on the Severn Valley Railway.
Are you ready to embark on one of the largest quad treks in the UK?! Prepare to venture across one of our picturesque and challenging routes, these will test your abilities on hilly terrain, muddy tracks and tackling challenging off-road routes.
Explore, enjoy and step back in time at the SVR! Exciting steam trains, fantastic events and plenty to explore – the Severn Valley Railway has all the ingredients for a great day out. More than 250,000 visitors each year step on board one of the SVR’s heritage steam locomotives for a journey of adventure along the stunning 16-mile line, from Kidderminster in Worcestershire to Bridgnorth in Shropshire.
The original Shrewsbury Castle was built in timber by the Norman Roger de Montgomery, in about 1070.
Shrewsbury’s national award-winning indoor market is an eclectic shopping attraction and foodie magnet that is often compared to some of the ‘coolest’ markets in London.
Get up close and personal to Shropshire’s larger than life mammoth and step back into the Iron Age. If you're looking for somewhere to take the kids or grandkids during the summer holidays we have several family events to keep children and adults amused and entertained.