Dog & Bull, Coton
Open seven days a week 12.00am to 11.00pm, the Dog & Bull pub is just a few miles down the road from the marina.
Coton, Shropshire SY13 2RA T: 01948 880559. www.thedogandbull.co.uk
Next door to the marina is Whixall Moss, part of the world-renowned Fenn's, Whixall and Bettisfield Mosses National Nature Reserve and the habitat of a number of rare species.
For full details:http://www.shropshiresgreatoutdoors.co.uk/site/fenns-whixall-and-bettisfield-mosses-nnr/
Hawkstone Park and Follies
Woodland fantasy of caves and cliffs where paths twist and turn, rise and fall, and almost without fail reveal something unexpected around every corner: dramatic cliffs, towers monuments, tunnels and passageways. Associations with King Arthur.
Weston-under-Redcastle, Shrewsbury, SY4 5UY T: 01948 841700 www.hawkstone.co.uk
Tourist Information & Visitor Centre with beautiful woodland and garden walk right by the mereside. Visitor Centre, Mereside T: 01691 622981 https://www.ellesmere.info/
Hodnet Hall Gardens
Over 60 acres of brilliantly coloured flowers, magnificent forest trees, sweeping lawns and a chain of ornamental pools which run tranquilly along the cultivated garden valley to provide a natural habitat for waterfowl and other wildlife.
Hodnet, Shropshire T: 01630 685786 www.hodnethallgardens.org
Beautiful remains of a 12th century moated castle located in the heart of the village of the same name.
Oswestry, Shropshire SY11 4DF T: 01691 662500 www.whittingtoncastle.co.uk
Attingham Park, Shrewsbury
The National Trust's 8th-century mansion and estate located near the village of Atcham, Shropshire.
Shrewsbury, Shropshire SY4 4TP T: 01743 708123
The Great Hall houses the Shropshire Regimental Museum. In the grounds you will find the motte of the original Norman Castle.
Shrewsbury T: 01743 358516 http://www.shrewsburymuseum.org.uk/visit-shrewsbury/shrewsbury-castle/
Blists Hill Victorian Town
Part of the Ironbridge Gorge Museum Trust group and one of the most popular attractions in Shropshire - a living outdoor museum where all the staff dress in period costume. Visit a host of restored Victorian buildings, shops, factories, schools to name just a few.
Ironbridge. TF7 5DU T: 01952 433424 www.ironbridge.org.uk
Severn Valley Railway
Premier Heritage Railway operating on the beautiful Severn Valley line from Bridgnorth to Kidderminster.
T: 01562 757900 www.svr.co.uk