Moreton-in-Marsh is a market town in the north Cotswolds perched on the Fosse Way. It’s the perfect country escape for those looking to get out of London or travelling in from the east for the weekend with a direct rail service from London Paddington.
Moreton-in-Marsh dates back over 1000 years to the Saxon era. Its broad high street is lined with honey-coloured elegant 17th and 18th-century buildings.
Moreton-in-Marsh has been a market town since the 13th century and the tradition is still alive and kicking. It is currently home to the largest open-air street market in the Cotswolds every Tuesday. The Moreton Agricultural Show happens every year on the first weekend of September, although the 2020 event has sadly been cancelled due to CoronaVirus.
What to do in Moreton-in-Marsh
- Visit the Tuesday open-air market
- Visit the boutique shops
- Wellington Aviation Museum
- Moreton Show
What to do near Moreton-in-Marsh
- Batsford Arboretum
- Chastleton House
Where to Stay Moreton-in-Marsh
There is plenty of choice when it comes to accommodation in Moreton-in-Marsh. There is a large amount of self catering accommodation available for those who want a bit more freedom as well as gorgeous coaching inns like the White Hart Royal as well as B&Bs like The Old Post Office.
Where to Park Moreton-in-Marsh
There is a pay and display parking in Old Market Way Car Park on Station Road, parking is free after 3pm there is also disabled parking available at this car park.
Public Toilets in Moreton-in-Marsh
There are public toilets available on the High Street GL56 0AH. They are open 6am-8pm in the summer and 6am-6pm in the winter. There are disabled and baby changing facilities available, they cost 20p and on Tuesday market days the disabled toilets are also charged.
Businesses we love in Moreton-in-Marsh
The Cotswold Cheese Company
Places to discover nearby
To the North