Shrewsbury Tips:

"If anyone is planning a break or heading to Shrop...more

BOOK SHREWSBURY HOTELS

Featured Destination

October 2017: Starry Starry Night, Look You – Dark Skies Tourism

What do the Brecon Beacons, NambiRand Reserve in Namibia, Mont Megantic in Quebec, and Aoraki Mackenzie in New Zealand have in common? At first glance ...More
More Uk destinations

B and Bs in Shrewsbury

Shrewsbury Hotel
Bridge Place
Shrewsbury
Shropshire

SY1 1PU | View map

Write a review
update this listing
Book Now

More Information

The evolution of Shrewsbury has seen the town, first mentioned in a charter dating back to the year 901, develop into a stunning historic and artistic centre, with over 660 listed buildings and dozens of museums and galleries. This historical survival of the fittest would have made Charles Darwin, Shrewsbury’s most famous son, proud. He attended school here and gained who knows how much early inspiration, playing by the clear sparkling waters of the River Severn which flow lazily through the town.There is a strong association with the heavier side of science too. The birthplace of the Industrial Revolution, just outside Shrewsbury, was sparked by John Wilkinson’s cast-iron bridge, now celebrated with UNESCO World Heritage status and plenty of award-winning museums.

Travel Help

Local Car Hire
Book Train Tickets
Book a Taxi

Facilities

Parking
Credit Cards Accepted
Children Welcome
Special Diets Catered For
Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
TV in Rooms

local taxis | local restaurants | local pubs

This page viewed on 7,487 occasions since Oct 16th 2005

Brit Quote:
The printing press is the greatest weapon in the armoury of the modern commander - T E Lawrence
More Quotes

On this day:
Scilly Naval Disaster – 2000 Drown - 1707, First Plastic Surgery in Britain - 1814, Blantyre Mining Disaster - 1877, Crippen convicted at Old Bailey - 1910, George Blake Escapes from Wormwood Scrubs - 1966
More dates from British history

click here to view all the British counties

County Pages