is often called "the perfect historic
on the River Teme in the outstanding countryside of the
Welsh Marches, its medieval street pattern survives almost
intact, along with many ancient properties including a magnificent
ruined castle and one of the largest parish churches in England.
There are over 500 listed buildings in the town.
Ludlow Castle is one of the most interesting castles
in the Welsh Marches. It is 900 years old and features examples
of architecture from the Norman, Medieval and Tudor periods.
Ludlow Street Market
Ludlow has held street markets since the twelfth century.
The market is held on Castle Square, in the heart of the town
centre, where you will find over forty stalls selling a range
of goods including fresh produce, cheeses, books and a selection
of local crafts. As well as its street markets, Ludlow also has
a range of specialist markets; antique & flea markets, craft
markets, garden fairs, book fairs and an annual green fair.
many things to offer visitors and locals alike, from visiting
the many historic buildings in the town to a meal at one of
the many excellent eateries. Sports fans and the active will
not be disappointed; Ludlow boasts excellent sporting and leisure
activities. Those who like to shop will enjoy the many and
varied independent shops selling a wide range of goods. Antique
collectors, book worms and art enthusiasts will also find plenty
for them to do.
For more information on Ludlow and the Local