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The Bog Visitor Centre

Stiperstones, Shrewsbury SY5 0NG, England
+44 1743 792484
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Great stop in for a cuppa

Wet morning hike across the top of Stiperstones but dropped into The Bog Visitor Centre, that we... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
BaskyCubb
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Warwick, England
via mobile
Super place to find local books and great cakes

Enjoyed our afternoon tea here, as well as browsing through all the displays and local books etc... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
DavidJRadcliffe
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Ramsey, United Kingdom
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  • Average1%
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“local crafts” (14 reviews)
“home made cakes” (18 reviews)
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Stiperstones, Shrewsbury SY5 0NG, England
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+44 1743 792484
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Wet morning hike across the top of Stiperstones but dropped into The Bog Visitor Centre, that we had seen the day before. Friendly, warm, dog friendly and nice cuppa and home made cakes (lots of them!) Very friendly people and lots of local crafts to...More

Thank BaskyCubb
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Enjoyed our afternoon tea here, as well as browsing through all the displays and local books etc. Nice loos too!

Thank DavidJRadcliffe
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A very welcome entry to the bog a really well run shop and cafe a must to visit to learn the history of the area.

Thank Paul D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The centre is very conveniently located for the Stiperstones region. The visitor centre provides a lot of useful information about the geography and geology of the area, a wide range of souvenir items to browse and a selection of snacks and drinks. A doggy bowl...More

Thank AmpenSpekersohn
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

Perfect little place, with a great selection of local crafts. The cakes on offer are amazing and the volunteers are helpful and informative.

Thank rebecwillo
Reviewed 9 September 2017

We parked here by accident when visiting the Stiperstones but found out there is more here than meets the eye, with old ruins of an old mining village. Definitely worth a look at if you are into history.

Thank Shawn C
Reviewed 9 September 2017

I stumbled on this place, I'd never heard of it, and was heading elsewhere. It's quite a remarkable story, and one I'm glad I now know something about. There's not masses here, but it's worth looking up and finding, it's a real hidden gem.

Thank KevinSadler2364
Reviewed 4 September 2017

I always start my reviews with what I deem to be the most important point. This venue is Dog Friendly .Our best friends are most welcome inside. This former old school room is a minefield of information on the local and surrounding area. The staff...More

Thank Lj L
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

This wonderful find has a great ambience along with some stunning cakes and is the perfect place to finish any walk you are planning in the area. Plenty of car parking. Cash only in the centre ... Highly recommended ...

Thank Andy and Kath M
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Visited the area on business and came across the centre whilst never expecting to find refreshment in the area. Run as a local community venture it provides an outlet for local artists and crafts people with a varied menu of cakes and snacks. Very friendly,...More

Thank Ben W
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