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This beautiful region is an oasis of tranquillity and calm

Welcome to Shropshire!

This beautiful region is an oasis of tranquillity and calm, but don’t be fooled – there’s still plenty to do, see and enjoy. There are castles galore, historic houses, fabulous gardens, museums, family attractions and, of course, the world-famous Ironbridge. You’ll find busy attractive market towns including gourmet Ludlow and the county town of Shrewsbury, the birthplace of Charles Darwin. There’s a great selection of shopping, great places to stay, and you certainly won’t go hungry or thirsty here! And Shropshire is great walking country. The landscape reflects the fact that Shropshire is geologically unique and creates the special habitats that make its wildlife so diverse. So whether you’re out and about on the streets, in the Shropshire Hills, by the Meres and Mosses or strolling by the Shropshire Union and Llangollen Canals, you can guarantee the unique Shropshire environs will delight and uplift you. Go out and make the most of this wonderful county.

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You'll find our beautiful, printed guides in leading hotels across the UK and Ireland. But you can also read or download the e-book versions: filled with interesting articles, local information, discounts and special offers.

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