Ironbridge Gorge & Area

Shropshire offers a variety of stunning attractions. The choice of things to do may seem a bit overwhelming at first. Below we have provided some ideas for you so you can start to plan your holiday right away.


Events and Festivals read more

Shropshire has festivals and shows throughout the year. Everything from nationally renowned events such as the Ludlow food festival to country fairs, street carnivals and vintage steam rallies. We cater for all musical tastes from the English Haydn Music festival in Bridgnorth to the ”V” festival at Weston Park!


History and Heritage read more

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.


Indoor and Outdoor Activities read more

Whatever the weather, Shropshire offers plenty of things to do. Get out there and make the most of our unspoilt countryside. Walk Wenlock Edge, enjoy the tranquility of the Long Mynd or the stark beauty of Caer Caradoc. Take a gentle river cruise on the Severn or take a kayak down Britain’s longest river. Many activities are perfect for family days out.


Eating and Drinking Out read more

You will be amazed at the variety of local produce on offer. Enjoy award winning pubs and inns or dine out in style at Michelin-starred restaurants. There is a solution to suit every pocket. Many of our pubs and breweries have earned their place in the respected real ale guide, so fanatics can get on the real ale trail.


More Railway Fun read more

If you wish to extend your railway experience then you can do so very easily without going very far.

Dining out around Coalport Station Explore the surrounding area