Mythstories Mythstories



Museum Opening Times


General Public Opening

Spring 24th 26th March 2020 & 7th 9th April 2020
And Summer 21st July 2020 to 17th September 2020

Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
9.00am 12.00 noon Drop in!
Meet the giants, view the Shropshire Collection and hear stories from our resident storytellers
FREE in the Business Lounge

Tuesday and Thursday
2.30pm 4.00pm Curator-led Tours
Go behind the scenes into the working heart of the University for a Curator-led Tour of the exhibits not usually on view to the public
5.00 per person - Meet in the Business Lounge

Wednesdays (until end August)
2.00pm 4.00pm Family Storycraft
Storymaking, arts & crafts for children (5 -11 years) accompanied by an adult
5.00 per person pre-book on Eventbrite for specific session via the events page listing


Group Visits

Throughout the Year

Twilight Trails
Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
available to commence at 6.00pm, 6.30pm or 7.00pm duration 2 hours max.

Storytours of the collection - Go behind the scenes into the working heart of the University for a Curator-led Tour of the exhibits not usually on view to the public
Pre-booked groups of 10 or more only @ 5.00 per person - telephone 07969 541552 to pre-book


Students, Staff and University visitors

During normal University hours throughout the academic year the collection is available for pleasure and study.

Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
between 11.00am - 4.00pm
Mythstories curators will normally be available
at SGH004 Library Store in the Business Lounge


The Pirate Parade to University Centre Shrewsbury, 2019


"Really enjoyable. Always had a smile on my face. Love storytelling thank you!"

"How well science and myth can be combined when enthusiastically and entertainingly presented excellent!"

"Friendly + something for everyone. Learnt a new story + more about the world we live in."

"Great fun + entertaining as well as educational. Thank you. X"



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