Shrewsbury Abbey

Interesting
The Benedictine Abbey, founded in 1082, stands just outside the town across the English Bridge. The 14C tower carries a statue of Edward III, in whose reign it was built, and there are Norman pillars in the 11C nave.

Useful information

Adresse : 

Abbey Foregate

Opening hours

Apr-Oct: 10am-4pm; rest of year: 10.30am-3pm, last admission 15min before closing.

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