Best Tourist Attractions In Shropshire

We've rounded up the best tourist attractions in Shropshire in our quest to discover brilliant family attractions and places to visit near you. There are 46 Shropshire tourist attractions to pick from.Alternatively, why not explore some other sightseeing days out nearby, including museums and art galleries. Find the perfect places to go with your kids and get out on your next adventure!

All the tourist attractions we list are rated according to the ages they are suitable for, facilities and whether they are suitable for rainy days or best when the sun is shining.

Many of the places we list are historic or educational in nature and would be suitable for class trips or as ways to keep the learning up whilst having fun over the school holidays.

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The Shrewsbury Mystery Treasure Trail

  • Shrewsbury
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

A great way of getting out and about exploring. The Shrewsbury self-guided Mystery themed Treasure Trail is perfect for kids aged 6 to 86! As you fol...

Ironbridge Gorge Mystery Treasure Trail

  • Ironbridge
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Explore an iconic World Heritage Site while busting a few clues on the Ironbridge Gorge Mystery Treasure Trail. It’s a career-making case in the most...

Blists Hill Victorian Town

  • Telford
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Step right into Queen Victoria’s time - swap the sight of cars & traffic jams for the authentic Blists Hill Victorian Town where old-time folk ge...

Bridgnorth Spy Mission Treasure Trail

  • Bridgnorth
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Bond had to start somewhere, so get your little spies out on the  Bridgnorth Spy Mission Treasure Trail. They’ll be legends in no time! Much like Bon...

Stokesay Castle

  • Craven Arms
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Stokesay Castle Explore the Great Hall and the North Tower, survey the Solar and scale the South Tower, plus be sure to check out the carvings in the...

The Ludlow Mystery Treasure Trail

  • Ludlow
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Get outdoors with the kids and explore on the Ludlow self-guided mystery themed Treasure Trail. Even locals will be amazed by what they'll discover o...

Ludlow Castle

  • Ludlow
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Welcome to Ludlow Castle, an unusually complete range of medieval buildings with a varied history of Norman Fortress, Fortified Palace, Administrativ...

The Birmingham Mystery Treasure Trail

  • Birmingham
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

If you’re looking for a cost-effective family day out then The Birmingham Mystery Treasure Trail is for you. Follow the 1.5-mile route through Birmin...

VIRTUALITY - The VR Arcade

  • Wolverhampton
  • Indoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Experience virtual reality at VIRTUALITY - The VR Arcade in Wolverhampton. Dive into all sorts of different worlds - from a deadly apocalyptic Earth,...

Stafford Castle

  • Stafford
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Castles and Palaces

The enthusiastic visitor centre here really brings Stafford Castle to life! The interior is designed to encourage a 'hands-on' approach to history; t...

Ty Mawr Country Park

  • Wrexham
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

If you’re looking for a hidden gem - one of outstanding natural beauty no less - then roll on up to Ty Mawr Country Park. This is a wonderful way for...

Pontcysyllte Aqueduct and Visitor Centre

  • Wrexham
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Pontcysyllte Aqueduct and Visitor Centre provides an awe inspiring day out that everyone in the family will enjoy, with amazing views and a 200 year...

Stourbridge Treasure Hunt Trail

  • Stourbridge
  • Outdoor
  • Tours and River Cruises

Fancy a treasure hunt around Stourbridge? Explore Mary Stevens Park with the self-guided Stourbridge Treasure Hunt Trail, crack all the clues and tra...

Techniquest Glyndwr

  • Wrexham
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

This welcoming Techniquest Discovery Centre is spread out over 5 differently themed zones, all packed full of fun hands on exhibits to discover, plus...

XPVR Virtual Reality XPerience

  • Stoke on Trent
  • Indoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Fancy something a little bit different? Then head over to XPVR Virtual Reality XPerience in Stoke on Trent, where there’s over 40 virtual reality gam...

Escape Time - Sutton Coldfield

  • Sutton Coldfield
  • Indoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Feel the thrill of a live escape room game at Escape Time - Sutton Coldfield. It’s the perfect activity to get the family together, no matter the wea...

Clue HQ Birmingham

  • Birmingham
  • Indoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Can you escape Clue HQ Birmingham? In groups of up to six solve puzzles and follow clues to escape one of four themed rooms. Track down wanted crimin...

Birmingham Codebreaking Walk

  • Birmingham
  • Outdoor
  • Tours and River Cruises

Fancy turning your usual family walk in Birmingham into an epic adventure? Download the Tramble app on your phone and get ready to do some puzzle-sol...

Huntfun Birmingham

  • Birmingham
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Want to go on an adventure? Grab a map, follow the clues and solve the mystery of the huntfun treasure hunt in Birmingham. This exciting quest throug...

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  • Birmingham
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Enter Cadbury World and give in to the chocolate temptation! Get set for a self-guided tour through an assortment of fun chocolatey zones, from the d...

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