Shrewsbury Abbey
Abbey Foregate, Shrewsbury SY2 6BS Driving directions
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Apr-Oct: 10am-4pm; rest of year: 10.30am-3pm, last admission 15min before closing


This Benedictine Abbey, founded in 1083, has preserved a few Norman pillars. The sanctuary, dedicated to St Winifred, was partly destroyed during the dissolution of the monasteries, but was rebuilt in 1888.


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