"Welcome to the heart of the Cotswolds" Moreton in the Marsh by yumyum
Moreton in the Marsh Travel Guide: 33 reviews and 54 photos
The first settlement in what is today Moreton (= moor land settlement) was in Roman times. The actual town itself goes back to the Saxon era and is more than 1000 years old.
Moreton-in-Marsh is know all through the Midlands as a market town. In 1637 a charter was granted by King Charles I and ever since then there is a popular market that draws the crowds every Tuesday.
I visited the town on a weekend.
- In a nutshell:A must if you are nearby!
The pittoresque straw thatched roofed houses are best seen by driving around the area through various villages. It would... more travel advice
There is a small entry fee on entering the hall. A sign outside tells you if the fair is on. The antics, fleamarket and... more travel advice
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