- Parks and Playgrounds
Suitable for ages: Young Children (4-8), Older Children (9-12) and Teenagers (13-18)
Venue type: Indoor, Outdoor
The Shropshire Wildlife Trust's aim is to give all children opportunities to enjoy being outside and discovering wildlife, so they operate many activities in the garden, including wildlife and insect trails. Regular children's events and workshops are also run throughout the year.
The Saturday craft fairs at the Visitor Centre in Abbey Foregate are free to enter and include activities for children. They also offer a weekday range of arts and crafts workshops for adults and children, these must be booked in advance.
- Wheelchair Friendly
- Toilets Available
- Baby Changing Available
- Disabled Toilets Available
- Parking Available On-site
- Pushchair Friendly
Getting There and Contact Information
193 Abbey Forgate, Shrewsbury, Shropshire, SY2 6AH, England
Standard Opening Times and Pricing
Monday to Saturday 09:30 - 16:30
They offer a selection of locally sourced sandwiches, along with a wide variety of snack such as biscuits, crisps, sweets and cakes. They stock juice drinks and fruit snacks specifically for children.
The Visitor Centre facilities include separate ladies and gentlemens toilets, as well as a disabled toilet and a baby changing facility. They aim to be accessible to all.
The Shropshire Wildlife Trust's Visitor Centre offers a range of wildlife and nature themed goodies. They aim to ensure their products are locally sourced and/or fairtrade.
Baby food facilities
There is a baby changing facility on site.