About Welshpool

A Message from the Mayor: 

Croeso Y Trallwng! Welcome to Welshpool! Our ancient market town, the gateway to Mid-Wales and the Cambrian Coast.

Our town has much to offer the visitor from historic buildings such as Powis Castle and the Cock Pit to quaint shops and many eateries. Whatever your interests, young or old, we like to think we can cater for you all. From railways to canal, leisure facilities to playgrounds, Castles and historic buildings to shops and accommodation, you will find it here!

Welshpool Town Council busies itself making the town attractive and welcoming as well as running many events from dragon hunts to its renowned air show. Be sure to check them out here on this website or through our Tourist Information Centre (Tel: 01938 552 043).

We wish you an enjoyable and memorable stay in Welshpool!