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Rowley's House Museum - CLOSED

Barker St, Shrewsbury, England
+44 1743 361196
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Closed and museum moved

Rowleys House is now the administrative HQ of the new University Centre Shrewsbury. The museum and... read more

Reviewed 24 March 2015
Michael H
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The Jewel in Shrewsbury's crown

This is the most beautiful, in my opinion, building in Shrewsbury which for many years was our... read more

Reviewed 6 March 2014
Mimsiebelle
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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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  • Average13%
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24 Mar 2015
“Closed and museum moved”
6 Mar 2014
“The Jewel in Shrewsbury's crown”
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Barker St, Shrewsbury, England
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+44 1743 361196
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Reviewed 24 March 2015 via mobile

Rowleys House is now the administrative HQ of the new University Centre Shrewsbury. The museum and all exhibits have been moved about 5 minutes away to the Music Hall, Market Street, which is excellent.

3  Thank Michael H
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Reviewed 6 March 2014

This is the most beautiful, in my opinion, building in Shrewsbury which for many years was our museum but now is where the Tourist Information is housed. In April our new museum will be oped in th Music Hall nearby after about 3 yers of...More

1  Thank Mimsiebelle
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Reviewed 30 July 2013

Rowley's House is an integral part of the Shrewsbury scene and one of the most historic buildings in Shropshire, if not the West Midlands. Composed of two halves, one brick the other half timbered, Rowley's House goes back to at least the early 17th century...More

Thank John L
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Reviewed 26 February 2013

Loved all the history but felt it was lacking in atmosphere somehow. More on Darwin would have been welcome.

Thank Trysh89
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Reviewed 8 February 2013

Lovely place to visit as there is lots of history about Shrewsbury if u are new to the area. Lovely old building x

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Reviewed 8 January 2013

A lovely building to visit. has lots of intresting items and a good way to waist some time for free. A must if you come to Shrewsbury!

Thank David P
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Reviewed 15 October 2012

a great selection of things to look at, and it is free. i loved all the fossils and the artifacts like the flints.

Thank Dawn R
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Reviewed 12 October 2012

Everyone should visit this place. Its not just for tourists to get information. Upstairs is the Museum with some treasures. The building is amazing. One of Shrewsburys gems.

2  Thank Ruth A
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Reviewed 28 September 2012

We had a lovely day out in Shrewsbury! We started out by train and visited the museum first. It was very interesting and the views from the tower were spectacular! The flowers were gorgeous! There was a wedding party expected and it was a lovely...More

Thank Nikki E
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Reviewed 26 August 2012

We visit Shrewbury on a regular basis but needed information about places to visit in the area as we had friends coming with us. The information centre at Rowley's House is excellent. Lots of free leaflets and staff who were really great at giving advice....More

Thank ChristineDurham
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