Welcome to Visit St Neots

St Neots is a charming market town located in west Cambridgeshire and is the largest and fastest growing town in the county with a population over 40,000. Nestled around the banks of the River Great Ouse, the town has a rich medieval heritage and there is plenty to offer visitors from dining out, browsing eclectic shops and markets, enjoying outdoor pursuits and riverside activities or enjoying seasonal events and entertainment. Younger visitors will enjoy our renowned skate park, leisure centre, public parks and cinema complex.

Places to explore and experience

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Eaton Socon lock-up

Built in 1827 when Eaton Socon was in Bedfordshire, local miscreants were held in the lock up before being taken to face the magistrate in Bedford.

The history of St Neots

Get to know

Roman

During the Roman period, from the mid 1st century to the mid-5th century, the nearest large settlement was at Godmanchester, with another at Sandy.

A guide to shopping

Shopping What's on

Weekly Charter Market

St Neots Market Square is one of the largest and most ancient of its kind in the country, dating back to the 12th century. A market has been held…