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Neath town centre

Visit Neath for a friendly community, rich history, and bustling atmosphere

Neath town centre is a historic market town with a variety of:

  • independent retailers
  • high street fashion
  • cafes, restaurants and public houses
  • cultural attractions
  • leisure facilities
  • heritage

Things to see and do

There's plenty to see and do for locals and day-trippers alike.


Find everything you need and more with a diverse range of retailers to suit every taste and budget. Visit our Victorian indoor market, where you can browse a variety of stalls selling:

  • fresh produce
  • baked goods
  • crafts
  • unique gifts

Food and drink

Foodies will be spoiled for choice in Neath town centre, with a fantastic selection of:

  • cafes
  • restaurants
  • public houses

On offer is everything from traditional Welsh dishes to international cuisine. Whether you're after a quick snack or a relaxing meal, you'll find something to suit your taste buds.

The Gwyn Hall

Enjoy performances all year round at the beautiful Gwyn Hall, including:

  • theatre
  • cinema
  • children’s shows
  • dance
  • contemporary music performances

There's always something exciting happening at this historic venue.


The town also hosts regular events throughout the year, including:

Arts and culture

Neath town centre boasts a rich cultural scene. It has produced many talented individuals, including the renowned Katherine Jenkins.

A globally successful classical singer known for her beautiful voice and stunning performances.


Our new state-of-the-art leisure centre is a vibrant hub of activity. Offering a wide range of amenities to suit all ages and interests. Our leisure centre includes:

  • cutting-edge fitness equipment
  • swimming pool and health suite
  • engaging fitness classes


Our library offers a haven of knowledge and a welcoming space to read and learn with:

  • books
  • digital resources
  • events

Victoria Gardens

Nestled in the heart of Neath, Victoria Gardens is a picturesque urban oasis. It's perfect for relaxing and taking a stroll. This tranquil sanctuary hosts:

  • colourful flowerbeds
  • historic sculptures
  • a charming bandstand

Gnoll Estate Country Park

A trip to Gnoll Estate Country Park provides an opportunity to reconnect with nature. The scenic estate features:

  • tranquil lakes
  • meandering woodland paths
  • beautifully landscaped gardens
  • wildlife


Neath Town Centre has a rich heritage from medieval times to the industrial revolution. Visitors can explore:


Getting to Neath town centre is easy, with excellent:

  • transport links by train and bus
  • affordable and convenient car parks
  • bike racks available for safe bicycle parking in the town centre