Towns and villages to visit

Visiting Towcester

Once a thriving coaching route along the ancient Roman road of Watling Street, today Towcester is a flourishing and vibrant market town with many independent shops, tearooms, pubs and restaurants.

Travelling to Towcester

Towcester is situated at the junction of the A5 and the A43, close to Towcester Racecourse, Silverstone and Stoke Bruerne. The town is ten minutes from junction 15a of the M1, approximately 25 minutes from junction 10 of the M40 and 20 minutes from Milton Keynes and Northampton,


The town has a wealth of independent shops which include:

Towcester Museum and Visitor Centre

The Visitor Centre has two floors of exhibition space as well as a shop. Towcester Museum has some interesting and exciting exhibits for all ages taking you through the many eras of Towcester.


Towcester hosts the following markets: