Nestled within the Ironbridge Gorge UNESCO World Heritage Site


Nestled within the Ironbridge Gorge UNESCO World Heritage Site

History and Heritage

The area has many historical sites of interest to visit. Explore castles and stately homes. Visit medieval towns such as Shrewsbury and Wroxeter's Roman City. See the birthplace of the Industrial revolution come alive at the Ironbridge Gorge museums. To find out more, please browse the links below:

 

Historic Towns read more

Explore Shropshire's history through its many historic towns. Visit the famous market town of Bridgnorth - perched high on a sandstone cliff, it boasts two historic railways and panoramic views from the Castle walk. Much Wenlock's claim to fame is that it is the birthplace of the modern Olympics - we also love its bookshops and tearooms!
 
 
Dining out around Coalport Station Explore the surrounding area