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Town Walls Tower

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Town Walls, Shrewsbury, England
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Walk The Town Walls to Experience Shrewsbury!

A wonderful walk of history and a must to do. Great way to experience the once upon time of this... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Coreen D
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Ontario, Canada
Worth a walk past

Interesting in that this is all that is left of the town wall but neither particularly attractive... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Peter R
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A wonderful walk of history and a must to do. Great way to experience the once upon time of this beautiful medieval town!

Thank Coreen D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Interesting in that this is all that is left of the town wall but neither particularly attractive in itself or its setting, still worth a look.

Thank Peter R
Reviewed 26 April 2017

A very interesting remnant of the old Shrewsbury town walls, it does look like it is falling over :(

Thank Tim R
Reviewed 7 April 2017

The Town Walls Tower is of historic importance - but in need of attention. The authorities could do more to make this a more interesting place. I think an information board would be useful. I understand that it is under the jurisdiction of the National...More

Thank Mazmannan
Reviewed 24 March 2017

I really love old and historic buildings. I was pleased to see what I saw however there was very little in the way of information boards to provide any history or context. If you are in the area have a look otherwise don't bother.

Thank potatolord 5
Reviewed 26 November 2016

The Shrewsbury town walls are much less significant than those of York. Having completed the York walls walk one 's expectations were somewhat deflated. However, do not let this deter you as we found exploring Shrewsbury's nooks and crannies much better than York.

Thank banddcleaves
Reviewed 6 November 2016

This delightful tower remains from the old town walls - unfortunately it has only limited opening on about four days a year. Check with the National Trust.

Thank SimplyFred
Reviewed 1 October 2016

Just taking a 30 minute walk on the old town walls sees so much from the new to the very old. Great way to get a feel for the place.

Thank Billythefish1
Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

lovely place to visit .. nice to just stroll around and take in the sites .. the quarry , cathedral .. town walls .. river views .. the abbey .. shops ,bars and resturants .. deffinatley worth a visit ..

Thank Barbara J
Reviewed 24 July 2016

Really lovely Catholic cathedral designed by Pugin and built by his son. A lovely collection of brilliant, colourful and quality stained glass by Margaret Rope. Highly recommended.

Thank Sheron B
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