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Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery

Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery

01743 258885
Event Start :
Jan 14th 2023 10:00am
Event End :
Feb 13th 2023 3:00pm

Charles Darwin in Shrewsbury - The Making of a Marvellous Mind

The Making of a Marvellous Mind is a fascinating exhibition accompanying the book of the same name by local author Jon King.

The exhibition focuses on Charles Darwin’s childhood and upbringing in Shrewsbury. It examines his obsession and fascination of the natural world – setting him on a path to become one of the greatest naturalists the world has ever known.

FREE ENTRY – Donations welcome


  • Disabled Access
  • Disabled Toilets
  • Guide Dogs
  • Lift
  • Entrance Flat No Steps
Misty sunrise over Clun Castle 🏰 ☀️

Brilliant 🎥 IG / @christopher.werrett

As you explore its enchanting grounds, don't miss the extraordinary Round Chapel – a true highlight that stands as a rare and precious gem among Norman architecture. The circular design is a unique feature, and it's a testament to the castle's historical significance. As you wander through this sacred space, you'll feel the whispers of the past come alive. 

Discover the castle's secrets, marvel at the stunning Round Chapel, and immerse yourself in its rich heritage.🏰 

Incredible shots of Ludlow Castle IG @cinematic_trip_now
Early morning adventures in the Shropshire Hills ❤️☀️

Brilliant 📸 by: @benevason_

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