Oswestry Tourist Information, Accommodation, Attractions & Events



Visit Oswestry

Where Shropshire Meets Wales

Oswestry - a Shropshire market town
Summer in Oswestry
Oswestry Balloon carnival 2023
Night Glow Balloon carnival
Things to do near Oswestry
View from Oswestry Castle Mound
Oswestry Town Centre, North Shropshire
Cae Glas Park Oswestry
Ellesmere - North Shropshire
Chirk Aqueduct
Oswestry Town in summer
Oswestry free events
Cae Glas Park Ballloons
Oswestry Balloon carnival night glow
Old Oswestry Hillfort in Shropshire
Welshpool and Llanfair Railway
Castle Mound Oswestry
Oswestry Cae Glas Park
Cae Glas Summer
Ellesmere - the mere
Pontcysyllte and Chirk Aqueducts
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Visit Oswestry - where Shropshire meets Wales

Where is Oswestry? Where is Shropshire? Is Oswestry in England or Wales? We invite you to visit the ancient market town of Oswestry in Shropshire. Oswestry is almost surrounded by Wales but it sits comfortably in north west Shropshire, which gives our visitors the chance to discover exactly where Shropshire meets Wales.
Visit Oswestry | Where Shropshire meets Wales. The official visitors’ web site for Oswestry and North Shropshire. 

Oswestry is a friendly and traditional market town. Visit Oswestry for its lively street markets, independent shops and year round events. Summer highlights are the unique Oswestry hot air balloon carnival and July’s free food and drink festival.

Explore the borderlands where Shropshire meets Wales. Visit Powis and Chirk Castles. Discover fascinating industrial heritage – heritage railways, scenic canals and the unique UNESCO World Heritage Site of Pontcysyllte Aqueduct.

Our visitors say it’s surprising how many things there are to do in Oswestry and so many fantastic places to visit near here. Are you ready to explore Oswestry and the Borderlands? Book your UK short break or holiday now.

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