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01588 676060


Event - Pirates of the Onny Meadows - May Half Term

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For fun on the seven seas, join us to swab the deck, hoist the mainsail and uncover hidden treasure but beware! You may have to walk the plank!

For just £4 per accompanied 3-11 year old, Pirates of the Onny Meadows is the perfect way to pass the time this May Half Term.

Answer riddles to find treasure, sing pirate songs and go on the high seas with parachute games. 

Feel free to come in pirate dress if you want to, we will making pirate hats and spy glasses! Ahoy!

1pm-2:30pm, contact us for more information and to book. 


School Road
Craven Arms


Phone: 01588676060


From: 29th May 2017
To: 2nd June 2017

Pirates of the Onny Meadows - May Half Term

Meet The Mammoth

Get up close & personal

Meet our larger than life Shropshire mammoth

Find out about the chilling Ice Age and meet our mammoth – a full size replica of the skeleton found at Condover, near Shrewsbury.

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Frothy coffees & Shropshire cream teas

Perfect when the sun is shining

Our delicious home-cooked meals are prepared using local produce to bring you a true taste of the Shropshire Landscape, with Sunday lunches a speciality.

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Family friendly events and activities

From slime making to fairy cakes, we have a party to suit everyone!

Have you ever been up close to a Barn Owl, seen a water-nymph, made a willow nest or prepared to hunt for a Mammoth? If not, now is your chance!

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Onny Meadow

30 acres beside the River Onny

Well signposted for gentle strolls

FREE ENTRANCE to 30 acres of riverside paths, wild flowers and woodland all in the shadow of an Iron Age hillfort.

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Shropshire Hills Discovery Centre is operated by Grow Cook Learn, a registered charity, connecting people to the food, history and landscape of the Shropshire Hills, providing opportunities to local people and visitors to learn and discover.
Registered Charity in England Number 1158795