Much Wenlock Priory

MUCH WENLOCK PRIORY

The spectacular ruins of Wenlock Priory are the remains of a 12th Century church that belonged to the Cluniac monastery, re-founded in 1079 and 1082, on the site of an earlier 7th Century foundation, by Roger de Montgomery. Tel: 01952 727466

WENLOCK EDGE

WENLOCK EDGE

A stunning limestone escarpment near Much Wenlock. It is over 19 miles long, running SW to NE between Craven Arms and Much Wenlock, and is about 1083ft above sea level. Deciduous woodland runs along it covering much of the steep slopes and in parts is very well preserved.

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STOKESAY CASTLE

The finest and best-preserved 13th Century fortified Manor house in England. Set amid peaceful countryside near the Welsh border, it forms an outstandingly picturesque group with its timber framed gatehouse and the parish church. Tel: 01952 672544

SEVERN VALLEY RAILWAY

SEVERN VALLEY RAILWAY

A glorious 16 mile steam railway which travels between Kidderminster and Bridgnorth. The line is within sight of the River Severn for most of the journey and passes through beautiful countryside along the way. Special events throughout the year appeal to all ages Tel: 01299 403816

ATTINGHAM PARK

ATTINGHAM PARK

The ancestral home of the Berwick family for over 160 years. Each generation has left its unique mark on the house, which vividly recalls the England of Jane Austen. The huge mansion is set in a magnificent deer park, artfully landscaped by the Great Humphrey Repton 01743 708123

THE IRONBRIDGE GORGE MUSEUMS

THE IRONBRIDGE GORGE MUSEUMS

The Ironbridge Gorge Museums are an industrial heritage organisation and are a series of ten amazing museums located in the spectacular and beautiful Ironbridge Gorge, near Telford in Shropshire. You are guaranteed a fun, full and exciting day out for people of all ages. Tel: 01952 884391

ACTON SCOTT HISTORIC WORKING FARM

ACTON SCOTT HISTORIC WORKING FARM

Situated in the estate’s 18th century Home Farm buildings, Acton Scott Historic Working Farm is a wonderful attraction for all the family. Everyday life on an upland farm at the turn of the 20th Century. Daily demonstrations by costumed staff Tel: 03456 789024

BENTHALL HALL

BENTHALL HALL

Situated on a plateau above the gorge of the River Severn. Benthall Hall is a fine stonehouse which has mullioned and transom windows and a stunning interior with carved oak staircase, decorated plaster ceilings and oak panelling. A truly magnificent building. Tel: 01952 882159

TOURIST INFORMATION CENTRE Much Wenlock

TOURIST INFORMATION CENTRE

The Shropshire town of Much Wenlock is a quintessentially English town. It has one visitor information centre. For details on places to stay, restaurant recommendations and things to see and do in Much Wenlock and the surrounding area, please contact 01952 727679