Open space where you can slow the pace. Historic places with famous steps to retrace. Discover heritage and culture in Shropshire and make sure Shrewsbury’s your base.
Plan your visit to Shrewsbury with tourism information.
For all Visitor Enquiries, guide books, gifts, tickets and tour guides, please contact the Shrewsbury Visitor Information Centre in the Shrewsbury Museum and Art Gallery.
Shrewsbury Visitor Information Centre
Shrewsbury is approximately 3.5 hours from London, 1.5 – 2 hours from Manchester and 1 hour from Birmingham. Find detailed travel information here.
Wandering around the wonders of Shrewsbury is one of the best ways to see the sites. Meet up with Shrewsbury's team of tour guides for an expert amble. Find out more information about tours in Shrewsbury here.
With so many hidden gems set within Shrewsbury’s shutts and passages, a town map is an essential item. Pick up a map from the Sabrina Boat office by the train station, Shrewsbury Library, the Visitor Information Centre in the Square or many local businesses. Alternatively, download the map below.
Find out about disabled parking on the Travel Information page. Electronic scooters and wheelchairs are available for hire from the Raven Meadows car park, Monday to Saturday, 10am to 4pm. Reservations are recommended, simply call 01743 236900.
Shrewsbury Town Map 2017
The Little Book of Shrewsbury
Three wonders to wander around - Churches walking tour
Shrewsbury visitor guide 2017