Oswestry Tourist Information, Accommodation, Attractions & Events



Visit Oswestry

Where Shropshire Meets Wales

Shropshire heritage railways CHR
Oswestry Food Festival
Oswestry Shropshire town centre
Explore Oswestry & the Borderlands
Oswestry Town market
Family walking Chirk
Shropshire views
Cambrian heritage railway driver
Food Festival Oswestry Shropshire
Llwyd mansion
Oswestry Tourist Information centre
Market day in Oswestry
Chirk Aqueduct
View from Llanymynech rocks
Old Oswestry Hillfort
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Where is Oswestry? In Shropshire? Or Wales? Not sure? 

Visit Oswestry – where Shropshire meets Wales. It is an ancient Shropshire market town, so close to Wales that you can enjoy exploring both sides of the border. 
We say Oswestry is friendly, historic and surprising and we would love to show you why. Oswestry is a market town with great independent shops and friendly shopkeepers. 
Historic Oswestry began 3000 years ago at Old Oswestry, the iron age hill fort. Since then our lively market town has grown. It is now surrounded by awesome castles and stunning industrial heritage. Don’t miss the Unesco World Heritage site of Pontcysyllte Aqueduct or the heritage steam railways.
Our visitors have added surprising to the list. They say it’s surprising how many things there are to do in Oswestry and so many places to visit near here. Read on to find the best places to go walking, take a day out with the kids or just enjoy a countryside getaway near here.
Are you ready for a short break in this quiet corner of Shropshire? Maybe time to book that staycation you have been dreaming of? 

Monday 10am to 3pm
Wednesday 10am to 3pm
Friday 10am to 3pm
Saturday 10am to 3pm 
Call in to find the best places to stay, eat and drink near here. 
Buy local souvenirs, maps and crafts.
Join us for a Guided Walking  Tour every Saturday at 11 a.m. 

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