Durham Market Hall
Durham Market Hall
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Speciality & Gift ShopsDepartment StoresFlea & Street Markets
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Monday
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Tuesday
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Wednesday
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Thursday
9:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Friday
9:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Saturday
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
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40 independent traders homed in Durham's Independent Department Store. Since 1851, Durham Market Hall has served the people of Durham and the city's visitors. Discover a unique shopping experience, with food and drink, fashion and beauty, supplies for the home, ideas for gifts, useful services and supplies for hobbies and pastimes. Come and browse, chat, and enjoy your time shopping with us.
Duration: 1-2 hours
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4.0 of 5 bubbles282 reviews
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Graham M
Leeds, UK8 contributions
3.0 of 5 bubbles
Mar 2024 • Couples
There isn't a vast amount of stalls, and a few of them are the same. It's very drafty and a bit smelly, but some stalls, such as the books tall, had a good selection.
Written 26 March 2024
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lynn s
Durham, UK5 contributions
3.0 of 5 bubbles
Feb 2024 • Family
Love this market except for the CD/Vinyl/DVD stall at he back and centre of the layout. The gentlemen who owns it always treats me like I'm going to shoplift and makes me so uneasy. I have never stolen in my life and spend a fortune on music monthly. If he doesn't want any of my money that's fine with me. Four stars for the market and one star for this particular stall.
Written 20 February 2024
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7356peekay
Nottingham, UK59 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Oct 2023 • Solo
Good variety of stalls to cater for most needs in the Market and all reasonable prices too. There is a good butcher in there and the fresh fish stall has a great mix of seafood too.
Written 15 January 2024
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Diane L
1 contribution
1.0 of 5 bubbles
Dec 2023 • Couples
Very disappointed with the cheese stall. Asked for 6oz of cheese , when I got home weighed it on my scales an was less than 5oz with the wrapping on. Will not be going back 🙄
Written 19 December 2023
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Rosie
36 contributions
2.0 of 5 bubbles
Oct 2023 • Couples
After reading the reviews my partner and I went on Friday. Honestly wasn't impressed. Most of the stalls have useless plastic things or bric a brac items like blue roll and cheap DIY items. Nothing special at all.
Written 13 October 2023
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sheepygold
london5,375 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Oct 2023 • Couples
We paid our annual respects to the covered market that has been here since 1851. A few of the stalls seemed to have moved around but I still managed to find what I needed and used the decent toilets. This is a very nice example of a market.
Written 10 October 2023
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Felixstowe2016
Felixstowe, UK6,395 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
Sept 2023 • Couples
Small indoor market that has a charm about it with local traders plying their goods. Outside a large square with a variety of shops.
Written 10 October 2023
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Passport14232417231
19 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
May 2023 • Couples
Possibly the best little market I've been to in years and a hidden gem plenty of stalls and a cafe a nice little place to wander for an hour.
Written 22 May 2023
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Ernie H
Cardiff, UK2,198 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Mar 2023 • Couples
Nice to see a market and get away from the always present shops. The wife made a bee line for the haberdashery stall and instantly found what she been looking for after a fruitless number of weeks searching. Eclectic mix of offers available.
Written 17 April 2023
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Edward
Santa Rosa, CA2,484 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Sept 2022
This is a great public market in the Market Hall building on the Market Place square in heart of the city. The market has many vendors selling a wide range of things from the mundane to the special, including regular household goods, vintage clothing, old records, local beer, food, houseplants, cushions, and more. It's not touristy, just a regular market and is nice to explore. We got some local beers and some things for our daughter to furnish her room here, while she was able to find some nice vintage clothes at low prices.
Written 11 March 2023
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