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Historic Church Tour

Come along and find out about the history, art and architecture of these fabulous buildings.

After being collected from Shrewsbury Railway Station the tour will be visiting St Andrews, Wroxeter; St James, Stirchley; St Mary’s, Battlefield; and St Mary the Virgin , Shrewsbury.

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St Mary's Church Shrewsbury

The spire of St Mary's is one of the tallest in England and for over 500 years it has dominated the skyline of Shrewsbury's old town. The church is now the only complete medieval church in Shrewsbury.

Shakespeare Day

Shrewsbury Heritage is celebrating Shakespeare on the 400th anniversary of his death with performances throughout the town. There will be dancing, singing and lots of acting of the Bard’s work, famous lines and great insults. There will also be a chance to be part of a special Shakespeare Selfie...

Venue:
Across Shrewsbury

Exhibition of Stained Glass by Margaret Rope

The life and times of a great but undervalued woman artist of the early twentieth century are the subjects of a major exhibition coming to Shrewsbury in 2016.

Margaret Agnes Rope was born in Shrewsbury in 1882 and lived in the town most of her public life, created beautifully jewelled...

Shrewsbury Museum and Art Gallery

Re-opened at the old Music Hall in April 2014, Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery tells the stories that make Shropshire unique through its’ amazing galleries: Roman Gallery, Shropshire Gallery, Medieval, Tudor and Stuart Galleries and the Special Exhibition Gallery.

Open Days at Lord Hill's Column

Visitors have a rare chance to climb the spiral staircase and enjoy wonderful views over the beautiful county of Shropshire from the platform at the top of the Column. Lord Hill's Column was erected at the expense of the people of Shropshire to honour their local hero Rowland Hill, who fought...

Venue:
Shirehall

Heritage Open Days - Shrewsbury Museum and Art Gallery

On Sunday 10 September, visitors to Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery will be able to enter the galleries FREE of charge and take in over 750 years of history across Shrewsbury and Shropshire.

Throughout the Roman, Shropshire, Medieval, Tudor and Stuart Galleries, visitors can...

Shrewsbury Museum and Art Gallery

Re-opened at the old Music Hall in April 2014, Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery tells the stories that make Shropshire unique through its’ amazing galleries: Roman Gallery, Shropshire Gallery, Medieval, Tudor and Stuart Galleries and the Special Exhibition Gallery.

Heritage Open Days - Shropshire Regimental Museum

The Shropshire Regimental Museum displays the combined collections of the major military units associated with the county from the 18th century to the present day. The Museum houses a spectacular collection of uniform, regimental silverware, medals, weapons, military equipment and personal items...

Weapons, medals and uniforms from the 18th century to the present day sit within the ancient, red sandstone walls, which tower above the town. Hunt down some regimental history at the Shropshire Regimental Museum in Shrewsbury Castle.

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