Travelling by train to the Shrewsbury Museum and Art Gallery is super-simple. The nearest railway station to the Shrewsbury Museum and Art Gallery is Shrewsbury, which is served by Avanti West Coast and Transport for Wales services throughout the day. It's 10 minutes to the Shrewsbury Museum and Art Gallery on foot. Exit the station and walk down Castle Street, you'll pass Shrewsbury Castle on your left-hand side. Continue straight and carry on to Pride Hill which will then rejoin Castle Street. When you get to Market Street on your left, turn here and take the next right onto Swan Hill. Take the first left onto College Hill and the museum entrance is just up on the left.

The Shrewsbury Museum and Art Gallery is full of wonders for all to enjoy. You'll find it jam-packed with a fascinating historic collection where you'll explore millions of years of history from key Shropshire finds like the Roman tombstones and headstones and the Shropshire Mammoth to fine geology and Tudor collection and is suitable for all ages.

Visit the Shrewsbury Museum and Art Gallery website for opening information.

Station details & facilities

Ticket Office opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
Weekdays05:20 - 20:40
Saturday 05:20 - 19:30
Sunday 07:30 - 19:30
Ticket MachineAvailable
Staff helpUnavailable
Staffing levelFull time
Oyster PrepayUnavailable
Oyster topupUnavailable
Oyster validatorUnavailable
Pre-purchase collectionAvailable
Left LuggageUnavailable
Left Luggage Website
Lost PropertyAvailable
Lost Property phone number03333 211 202
Lost Property Website
Telephone typesCoins and cards
Station BuffetAvailable
Bureau de ChangeUnavailable
Tourist Information OfficeUnavailable
Information Systems
  • Announcements
  • Arrival screens
  • Departure screens
Baby changeUnavailable
WiFi notes
Web kioskUnavailable
Staff Help notes

Help provided at the following times and by on train staff outside staffing hours

0500 - 0100 Mondays to Saturdays

0700 - 0045 Sundays

Customer help pointsUnavailable
Carpark opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
WeekdaysOpen 24 hours
Saturday Open 24 hours
Sunday Open 24 hours
DayOpening Hours
WeekdaysOpen 24 hours
Saturday Open 24 hours
Sunday Open 24 hours
Carpark nameHoward Street Station Forecourt
Carpark operatorNational Car Parks Ltd National Car Parks Ltd
Car parking spaces156
Cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage spaces90
Sheltered cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage CCTVAvailable
Cycle storage notes
on Platform 7
Cycle storage notes<p>45 hoops</p>
Step-free accessWhole station
Ramps for train accessAvailable
Induction LoopAvailable
Accessible ticket machinesAvailable
Accessible Booking Office counterAvailable

Departures and arrivals from Shrewsbury

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Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to CarmarthenTransport for Wales10:417Late
to Birmingham New StreetWest Midlands Trains10:436On time
to Manchester PiccadillyTransport for Wales10:514BOn time
to Cardiff CentralTransport for Wales11:164On time
to AberystwythTransport for Wales11:275On time
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from Birmingham New StreetWest Midlands Trains10:386On time
from Manchester PiccadillyTransport for Wales10:407Late
from Milford HavenTransport for Wales10:514BOn time
from Birmingham New StreetWest Midlands Trains11:096On time
from HolyheadTransport for Wales11:134On time

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