Shropshire's Star Attractions
Shropshire's award winning attractions are as varied as the county itself:
10 Ironbridge Gorge Museums, the Severn Valley Steam Railway, the RAF Museum and Cold War Exhibition, historic parkland and follies at Hawkstone Park and Weston Park: a stately home, restaurant and gallery. Shropshire's Star Attractions will make your visit a day to remember!
There’s something for all the family at Shropshire’s Star Attractions this summer!
Experience an action packed range of activities:
- Swashbuckling pirate fun,
- Teddy bears’ picnics,
- Treasure hunts,
- Den building,
- Themed Victorian days out and much more!
There are five top attractions to visit, each with a fun calendar of events to keep the kids entertained throughout the school holidays!
Severn Valley Railway
Severn Valley Railway gives kids (big and small) the opportunity to let off steam along the 16 miles from Bridgnorth to Kidderminster with 6 station-stops, the exciting Engine House visitor centre and lots to do en route!
Hawkstone Park Historic Follies
An historic woodland fantasy with cliffs, crags, caves, deep woods and a series of extraordinary monuments built over 200 years ago. Spend the day exploring the park, enjoy refreshments and light snacks in Caspian's tea room or bring your own picnic and enjoy lunch with a view!
Ironbridge Gorge Museums
Step back in time at Blists Hill Victorian Town and meet the townsfolk in their shops, cottages and at work, enjoy fun interactive activities at Enginuity and make your own masterpiece at Jackfield Tile Museum or Coalport China Museum.
A beautiful stately home within 1000 acres of Capability Brown parkland with formal gardens and woodland walks.
Kids love the adventure playground, miniature railway and can explore the park on foot or by bike and the Granary Deli & Café offers coffee, cakes and light bites.