Virtual Shropshire's Golden Sixty
Sixty great places to visit in Shropshire
Welcome to Virtual Shropshire, everyone's favourite tourism and leisure guide for Shropshire and the Welsh Borders.
If you love unspoilt countryside, visiting historic towns, experiencing a sense of the past, enjoy good food, exercise and entertainment, then Shropshire is for you.
So many people have written about Shropshire, yet so few know where it is or what makes it so seductive. But beware, those who are intrigued enough to visit are instantly captivated and guaranteed to return!
Shropshire - Britain at its Best !
Shropshire Visitor Attractions
First time visitors are always amazed at just how much there is to see and do in the county!
Key attractions include the Severn Valley Railway, the RAF Museum, at Cosford and the Ironbridge Gorge World Heritage Site. Visit the remains of Roman Cities, Medieval Castles, Ancient Churches and much more. See our Attractions & Activities here.
Shrewsbury is one of England's finest medieval market towns and the birthplace of Charles Darwin. Just down the road is Ludlow with its spectacular Castle and world renown annual arts festival.
The Ironbridge Gorge World Heritage Site, set in the beautiful Severn Valley is one our most popular destinations.
Don't miss Much Wenlock where Dr. William Penny Brookes inspired the Modern Olympic Games, or historic Bridgnorth, perched dramatically on a cliff overlooking the River Severn.
See more Shropshire towns here
Main annual events include the Shrewsbury Summer Season, Shrewsbury Flower Show, Shrewsbury Folk Festival and Weston Park V Music Concert.
Plus throughout the year you can enjoy county fairs, shows, music, theatre, art, historical re-enactments and festivals.
See our full Shropshire events listing here.
From a luxury suite in an ancient castle to a cosy country cottage, Shropshire can't be beaten for holiday accommodation to suite all budgets and tastes.
Our Shropshire accommodation guide contains hundreds of hotels, bed & breakfasts, holiday cottages and camping & caravan sites.
Plan your visit now...
Take your time, come to Shropshire and return as often as you want - we are always here with a warm welcome.