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Lovely place to take your kids

Lovely idea on the edge of the town of Shrewsbury, with free activities for children, helpful staff... read more

Reviewed August 28, 2018
Felicity W
kings lynn, norfolk
Great visit - New Mud Kitchen Area was brill!

We loved our morning today visiting the Shropshire Wildlife Trust, loads to do and kept my nearly 2... read more

Reviewed September 6, 2017
Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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28 Aug 2018
“Lovely place to take your kids”
6 Sep 2017
“Great visit - New Mud Kitchen Area was brill!”
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193 Abbey Foregate, Shrewsbury SY2 6AH, England
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed February 26, 2012

a lovely day here at the green event , plenty for the kids to do whislt we just learned more about geology of shropshire and met some excellent composting experts who gave advice on how to make the garden beautiful, the staff here are brilliant...More

3  Thank jimmyt090
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Reviewed May 19, 2015

Nice that this is in town centre, but it's not exactly enthralling. A few dying plants to buy, and some plaques to read, could be better

1  Thank holidaylover201059
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Reviewed August 28, 2018

Lovely idea on the edge of the town of Shrewsbury, with free activities for children, helpful staff a little gem

Thank Felicity W
Reviewed September 6, 2017 via mobile

We loved our morning today visiting the Shropshire Wildlife Trust, loads to do and kept my nearly 2 year old busy for hours! We made sure he had his splash suit and wellies on as it was muddy and wet! But perfect for a mud...More

1  Thank ClareyMary020882
Reviewed May 8, 2017

We had a very long drive and still had two hours to go. We needed a break, a drink and stretch our legs and headed into Shrewsbury hoping to find the quay but got hopelessly lost! We pulled into a car park and headed for...More

1  Thank janwT2714TR
Reviewed January 19, 2017

We were very impressed with the selection of bird feeders on offer, and purchased a very elegant one for our son's christmas box. He was delighted with it. The people were very helpful and were prepared to order anything that we might need even if...More

Thank jenny c
Reviewed November 16, 2016

Good shop selling all sorts of things related to wildlife including bird seed and all sorts of bird nest boxes. Second hand books as well. Small cafe. Interesting gardens. Good view of the abbey. Very helpful staff. Right next to large (pay) car park and...More

Thank Howarth S
Reviewed August 11, 2016

Little oasis of calm amidst the traffic opposite ancient cathedral . Lots of shrubs and bushes to attract wildlife. Only a small space but nice to sit in the sun and watch birds at feeders and have drink in the small Cafe in the buildings...More

Thank Pete E
Reviewed July 18, 2016 via mobile

What a surprise in the middle of Shrewsbury. Easily accessed from the road and a pay and display car park next door. I attended a conference in the recently converted loft. Well appointed, even a lift installed. The wildlife garden outside was perfect for lunch.

Thank Rod W
Reviewed April 27, 2016

Near the Abbey car park. Interesting but they don't seem to have as many things to buy as before but excellant for bird food etc and staff very friendly. There is a small cafe and they have events there which are interesting and you can...More

Thank patgrubert
Reviewed February 15, 2016

Immediately across the road from the Abbey and next to the car park. A fascinating little place and well worth a visit, great little shop , Drinks available. Something for young and old and lots of information about how to attract more wildlife to your...More

Thank Thedawntreader
Reviewed September 30, 2015

Very well presented and the people working in the gardens were only too happy to give information on the plants , birds and animals of the area. Would liked to have had morning tea, looked lovely and not too pricy but time was against me....More

Thank Sue B
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