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Venue closures and re-opening

We’re open!

We’re looking forward to welcoming you back to all of our Covid safe venues on Monday 17th May. To celebrate, entry for visitors to Shrewsbury Museum and Art Gallery will be FREE!

To keep everyone safe and to manage numbers, we recommend booking your ticket online at www.ticketsource.co.uk/shrewsburymuseum.

We can’t wait to see you again.

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Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery

Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery

Explore millions of years of history through over one thousand remarkable objects
Acton Scott Historic Working Farm

Acton Scott Historic Working Farm

Experience rural life at the turn of the 19th century as farm life unfolds around you
Shropshire Museums Collections Centre

Shropshire Museums Collections Centre

Peek behind the scenes and see where collections are stored, studied and cared for
Much Wenlock Museum

Much Wenlock Museum

Dive into local geology and the history of the modern Olympic games
Shrewsbury Castle

Shrewsbury Castle

Discover stunning panoramic views and beautiful, picnic perfect grounds
Coleham Pumping Station

Coleham Pumping Station

Learn about Victorian civil engineering at a family fun day

What's on

Meadow Arts – RURALities Exhibition

Mon 17 May, 2021 - Sun 27 Jun, 2021Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery10:00 am - 4:00 pmExhibition

SM&AG are hosting Meadow Arts’ RURALities exhibition. The project brings together four specially selected artists committed to investigating the rural in their practices, though they come from different places and backgrounds within the rural West ...

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Shrewsbury Arts Trail

Tue 1 Jun, 2021 - Sat 31 Jul, 2021Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery10:00 am - 4:00 pmExhibition

The Shrewsbury Arts Trail is an exciting new initiative founded by Jess Richards from Shrewsbury Arts & Crafts to promote the visual arts in the town, making the work of Shropshire arts and crafts people accessible to everyone. Throughout June you ...

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Unlocking the Severn

Sat 3 Jul, 2021 - Tue 31 Aug, 2021Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery10:00 am - 4:00 pmExhibition

Unlocking the Severn is based around capital works to remove historic barriers at six sites on the River Severn and its main tributary the Teme. The exhibition will celebrate the courageous shad (a herring species) which will return to the upper reache...

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Brick by Brick – International LEGO® Brick Art

Sat 18 Sep, 2021 - Sat 13 Nov, 2021Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery10:00 am - 4:00 pmExhibition

The Brick by Brick exhibition gathers the work of 18 artists, designers and photographers from around the world who use LEGO® bricks as their medium or inspiration. Using this simple plastic construction block as their starting point, they have created...

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British Museum Spotlight Loan Exhibition – ‘Gathering Light’

Tue 12 Oct, 2021 - Fri 10 Dec, 2021Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery10:00 am - 4:00 pmExhibition

The sun pendant, also known as a bulla, could be the most significant piece of Bronze Age metalwork ever discovered in Britain.  It was discovered alongside a collection of objects in the Shropshire Marches in May 2018 by an anonymous metal detector us...

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