image for Information Centre item typeTourist Information Point at Newtown/Y Drenewydd

Newtown/Y Drenewydd

Newtown/Y Drenewydd

Information Centre


SY16 2BB

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The Robert Owen Resource Centre is officially a Local Tourist Information Centre with the erecting of a shiny new brown Information sign outside the building. Since reopening the centre in May 2014 with a brand new interior, Newtown Town Council has been working hard to improve the services for locals and visitors alike
The Tourist Information Centre provides a service for local visitors and those from further afield who are visiting the local area. The team will be available to answer any questions and provide information on accommodation, travel, attractions, activities and events within Newtown and the local area.
The Robert Owen Resource Centre is located in the centre of Newtown at: The Cross, Broad Street, Newtown, Powys, SY162BB.

The centre is open 11-3 every weekday and includes the Tourist Information Point, Robert Owen Museum, a reading room (With computer and printing facilities) and the Town Council Offices.

Cash PointDisabled accessDisabled toiletsPostboxPublic toiletsTelephone (public)

Children welcome



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Map reference: SO 108916  Lat: 52.51512 Long: -3.31512

BY TRAIN: Newtown railway station is a 10 minute walk from the town centre. There is ample parking at the station and Taxis are available in the town centre

BY BUS: Newtown bus station is located in the town centre off Back Lane (opposite Argos) with services from / to Shrewsbury, Llanidloes, Machynlleth, Oswestry, Llandrindod Wells, Builth Wells, Merthyr Tydfil, Cardiff, Aberystwyth, Birmingham and London.

BY CAR: A458 from Shrewsbury to Welshpool; then A483.

Parking: with charge

Accessible by Public Transport: 0 miles from Newtown station


  • Cash PointCash Point
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • PostboxPostbox
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Telephone (public)Telephone (public)
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
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