Shropshire Hills Discovery Centre, Craven Arms

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  • August 12, 2017
    Called in here as it sounded like it would be a lovely spot with lots of interesting information about the local area. I had imagined open meadows with a river running through and clearly marked trail...  more »
  • August 9, 2017
    Visited the Discovery Centre recently during a visit to the local area and cannot speak highly enough of the venue as a destination for families with children. The Centre is operated as a charity and ...  more »
  • July 30, 2017
    Went up to the classic car rally which was good and the children enjoyed playing on the ropes etc Then we wanted to SHOW the children the mammoth on we go in there for 2 MINUTES and charged us £15! fo...  more »
  • The centre has a good atmosphere, very good exhibition and the cafe has very good cakes for sale. All the staff were very welcoming and the mammoth at the entrance is fun.
  • Great walks and great cafe
  • Always lots to do here at the Shropshire Hills DC. Visitor information includes walking, cycling and orienteering. There is a lovely cafe that free wi-fi, locally grown/made food, refreshments and cream teas. The exhibition featues a hairy mammoth alongside a look at the hills, history and archaeology of the Marches. Also plenty of special events on at school half term and holidays to keep the kids entertained.
  • Handy stop off open daily with ample parking and clean toilets. Cafe offers free wi-fi, food, refreshments and cream teas. Exhibition offers a looks at the hills, history and archaeology. Visitor information includes walking, cycling and orienteering.
  • great if it raining!!!

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