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The Quarry

Shrewsbury SY1 1JA, England
+44 1743 234050
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This place is beautiful.

Well maintained gardens attracts some rare birds so expect to see the twitchers out with their... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Tracey P
Shrewsbury, United Kingdom

Growing up in a near by village I loved to go for walks around the Quarry. The flowers are always... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Bethany T
Brighton, United Kingdom
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“percy thrower” (89 reviews)
“flower show” (79 reviews)
“beautiful park” (67 reviews)
Shrewsbury SY1 1JA, England
+44 1743 234050
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Well maintained gardens attracts some rare birds so expect to see the twitchers out with their cameras all set up. In the Quarry there is a fabulous kiddie park and a sectioned off area splash park that is switched on around easter weekend trust me...More

Thank Tracey P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Growing up in a near by village I loved to go for walks around the Quarry. The flowers are always so beautiful and makes a very peaceful walk. Since moving away a few years a go I look forward to visiting again.

Thank Bethany T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Have been there several times. They hold food festivals and of course the annual flower show. It runs along side the River Severn and has a great pub over the bridge, you can walk through a gate at top for easy access to the town...More

Thank Jane G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely place to hang around and some great shows put on to attract visitors. Absolutely love the place

Thank AmyBaby H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Perfect city green space by the river, great wee kiosk doing hot drinks - very welcome on a crisp November afternoon.

Thank Ermyngarde
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I am a regular user of The Quarry & it never fails to bring joy. The park is well maintained by Shrewsbury Town Council & the Dingle, the formal flower garden, is an area that is very tranquil with plenty of benches to site &...More

Thank Skichick_11
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A great place to take a break from the hustle and bustle of Shrewsbury. Blenty of bench to sit and chill or walk along the river. Or even take the kids to the park.

Thank jenbird512017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We are regulars to the Quarry Shrewsbury as such stunning walks, a lovely park for kids to play, with such amazing gardens so well maintained it even has public toilets as would be a long walk for little ones if caught shirt. Such a lovely...More

Thank kjmass
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Real nice walk perfect on a hot summers day to walk along the river. Can't imagine it's changed since the Victorian era too much so you can daydream away with the visual surroundings to match.

Thank micktab
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Quarry dingle is a must visit for tourists and locals alike it’s been a picture of beauty for many years since Percy Thrower was the main gardening expert in charge . This tranquil garden as brought pleasure to people for decades . A must...More

Thank colindj43
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20 May 2017|
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Response from Simon W | Reviewed this property |
The Let's Rock website says to park at Meole Brace park and ride and that buses will then run to the Quarry.
Steve S
12 May 2017|
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Response from TheMoogs | Reviewed this property |
Hi, its less than a 10 minute walk away