Shropshire Hills Discovery Centre
Meet the mammoth and look inside an Iron Age roundhouse. Watch the hot air balloon film for a unique perspective.
What makes it special
- Meet the mammoth in the Time Exhibition
- Walking and cycling
Open daily 10am - 5pm
The following charges apply to the exhibition only (you can visit the rest of the centre for free):
Under 5s Free
Family ticket £13.50 (A family ticket entitles up to two adults and three children to entrance to the exhibition)
Other things to do nearby
Stokesay Castle was constructed at the end of the 13th century by Laurence of Ludlow, who at the time was one of the richest men in England.
With bike shop, workshop, cafe, showers and a bike wash. Excellent trails start just a few minutes ride away.
A fascinating insight into rural life at the turn of the 19th century. There are daily demonstrations of period skills showing how life might have been. Visit the Farm website
Experience gliding, the centre caters for all levels from beginners to advanced cross country soaring.
A fine medieval ruined castle, set in glorious Shropshire countryside, at the heart of a bustling black & white market town.
The town and its lovely surrounding villages is an excellent base for the country lover or sportsman alike.
Some of the best walking in the Marches and an important place for wildlife, geology, landscape and archaeology. Part of Shropshire’s Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.
Set in the rolling Shropshire countryside you can enjoy the Offa's Dyke National Trail which connects castles, abbeys and thriving market towns.
However you enjoy cycling, the Shropshire Hills has something to suit everyone.
Get back to nature and stride out on foot to explore the beauty of this part of the country.
Get out and about on your bike and enjoy the rolling landscape.
A ruined castle near the Welsh border. With interesting keep and two baileys, it's easy to spot and worth the trek. Visit the Castle website
Voted top five by the Observer and top ten by the Guardian for walkers to stay in England 2014.
The popular Shropshire Way passes the hostel grounds and you'll meet plenty of other walkers heading out for a day in the beautiful countryside.
Enjoy popular routes in Eastridge Woods and on the Long Mynd hills - the ultimate ride surrounded by beautiful scenery.
Get back to nature and stride out on foot to explore this beautiful part of the country.