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The Quarry, Shrewsbury

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Meander through The Quarry, a 11 hectare (29 acre) park conviently located close to town. Leave the busy life behind and take a walk through the park to the river. Relax on a bench or have a picnic in the grass. Look for the Dingle, a formal flower garden with a landscaped pond, designed over 30 years by a master gardener. Let the dogs loose the run in the grass and play in the river. Make The Quarry part of your personalized Shrewsbury itinerary using our Shrewsbury vacation builder.
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  • What a gem of a garden. Hidden away in the main park is a very well maintained garden. Lots of seats to enjoy the flowers and water features. A great sun trap.  more »
  • The Quarry is a large green area by the River Severn. Suitable for all ages. North Wales Honda Goldwings put on an annual Light Parade in April, during the day there is a static display of bikes and t...  more »
  • The Quarry with it's riverside location is ideal for a walk, along or with the dog or indeed the Park Run on a Saturday morning. If you just want to relax there are acres of green space and all within...  more »
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  • Heaven! Our daughters choice for her resting place.. It changes every visit... The beautiful surroundings of of God's creatures, flowers, trees etc maintained by passionate workers which shows in their creativeness. Peaceful setting xx
  • The park is always clean and tidy. The dingle is always beautiful and peaceful and we'll maintained. The flowers are always so wonderful. A great place to visit.
  • Great place for an afternoon out. Nice open spaces next to the River Severn, play area and water fun area for the kids, indoor swimming pool. The Dingle is a great quite area surrounded by flowers and soothing running water. A great place to play or relax.
  • Fantastic town park with plenty of open space. Dingle gardens are well worth a visit and the play area and splash pad are a massive hit with the kids
  • Shrewsburys jewel in the crown a park that is popular to walk around, sit and contemplate, relax or just people watch. The Dingle is an outstandin garden excellently maintained with beautiful flowering displays. "SHROPSHIRE COUNTY COUNCIL KEEP YOUR HANDS OFF" IT'S OUR PRIDE AND JOY.