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Sunday stroll

Throughout the seasons this park is beautiful. The Dingle is a special place so beautifully... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Kazza J
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Memorial bench

Mum and dad have a lovely memorial bench in the Dingle and it is lovely to just sit and relax and... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Throughout the seasons this park is beautiful. The Dingle is a special place so beautifully maintained throughout the year. With the river Severn running through the park there is always a chance of seeing beautiful birds. The play area for children is always popular. You...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Kazza J
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Mum and dad have a lovely memorial bench in the Dingle and it is lovely to just sit and relax and watch the world go by.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank martinpC9610XP
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Wonderful place to relax, take in the scenery. Added bonus is finding the dingle for the first time, it will take your breath away.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Robert J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

just a wonderful tranquil garden. I live close by and visit most days. it has the most beautiful flowers,water features and contributes massively to shrewsbury regularly being named town of flowers. a beautiful place to visit and sit on the benches and admire the surroundings.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Glenn M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Quarry is a beautiful& tranquil escape from the Town Centre. The Dingle is an amazing place to take a sandwich to sit and eat. The flowers are breathtaking almost all year round. And of course was created by Percy Thrower. It has everything including...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank racheljC3808ZF
Reviewed 1 week ago

The title says it all. So.. so peaceful, gives great space to 'find yourself' , relax , revise or just have a lovely picnic 🙂

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank twinkle13_26
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Quarry park and in particular The Dingle garden are a credit to our town. The Dingle is presented at its seasonal best at all times of year and is a lovely place to spend time on the plentiful benches. It is at its best...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank V5196ZYrichardm
Reviewed 1 week ago

I'm a Shrewsbury girl born and bred and have always loved the quarry as a communal area which welcomes everyone. However, in the last 5 years or so I have noticed an increase in, quite franky, stupid dog owners . I am a dog lover...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank pw487
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Quarry area is loved by both locals and tourists alike. The floral planting displays are always worth a look and are kept very well with plants in season. There are open spaces for play and the actual playground areas are always well used with...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank NettePowys
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Delightful and beautifully kept gardens. Romantic and uplifting visit for a couple or a family. Great as tourist destination. Not huge but perfectly formed.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank enericress
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7 November 2018|
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Response from Heather R | Reviewed this property |
Not a "secret" garden but, yes, the main park is The Quarry and The Dingle is a smallish area of garden and lake within The Quarry.
Sharon M
5 August 2018|
Response from 612pheasant16 | Reviewed this property |
Yes,on a lead
25 July 2018|
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Response from jep252 | Reviewed this property |
Agree with the other answers, Blue Badge holders in accordance with the local rules/