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Durham Market Hall

Open Now: 09:00 - 17:30
Open today: 09:00 - 17:30
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Good to see

It’s great to see a traditional market still in place. Judging by the number of people using it... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
olibot
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Durham, United Kingdom
via mobile
Cute

Love the individual shops and all the bits and bobs you can get. Very cute! Picked up many... read more

Reviewed 14 October 2018
SafenaY
,
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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50 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...more
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Durham Indoor Market Market Place, Durham DH1 3NJ, England
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All reviews indoor market stalls selling old market traditional market under one roof stall holders unusual stalls fruit and veg tobacco shop baby clothes great variety of stalls turkish lamps old fashioned sweets great place to explore worth a visit for sale market place
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Entering this Market Hall is like stepping into an Aladdin’s cave of quality goods. While the collection of traditional, speciality and artisan businesses reminded me of all that was good about shopping in years gone by, the management of this hall are clearly switched on...More

Thank RoyR225
EmmaH5765, Public Relations Manager at Durham Market Hall, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for taking the time to review the Market Hall, we're so glad you enjoyed your visit - and have to say that we're thrilled you enjoyed the films we're providing. We do hope you'll be back :-)

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Plenty of stalls, all selling various things on different stalls, the cafe is a good place on wet day

Thank jane B
EmmaH5765, Public Relations Manager at Durham Market Hall, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for your lovely review :-)

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It’s great to see a traditional market still in place. Judging by the number of people using it it’s clearly popular.

Thank olibot
EmmaH5765, Public Relations Manager at Durham Market Hall, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for your great review and endorsement of our traditional market :-) Lots of people work very hard to keep it varied and vibrant, and people noticing and appreciating that make it worth while!

Reviewed 14 October 2018

Love the individual shops and all the bits and bobs you can get. Very cute! Picked up many essentials for good prices. Everyone is very friendly and helpful. Nice spot in Durham. Will be shopping here regularly.

Thank SafenaY
EmmaH5765, Public Relations Manager at Durham Market Hall, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2018

Thanks SafenaY - glad you enjoyed your visit. We look forward to serving you again.

Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

Clean place. Quick service. Warm chicken sandwich very tasty. Only the chips were wanting. It is a real battle to find really good chips. They are either big and crispy and go hard in no time or cooked in a smelly fat. These were the...More

Thank Alan B
EmmaH5765, Public Relations Manager at Durham Market Hall, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2018

Alan - thanks for your review, and feedback.

Reviewed 11 October 2018 via mobile

One of my favourite spots in Durham, where I was for the last ten days and my son will be for the next one year as he does his masters from Ustinov College, Durham University... The Market Hall is an indoor market with cute little...More

Thank monideepad
EmmaH5765, Public Relations Manager at Durham Market Hall, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2018

What a thorough review! You really did take in the whole market. Thank you, a lovely review to read.

Reviewed 30 September 2018

Lovely that durham has retained this classic indoor market. Its got a huge mix of stalls from low end to high end, some of which appear to have been there a very long time. Clearly visitors seem to like browsing around though there are others...More

Thank Rick_Yvanovich
EmmaH5765, Public Relations Manager at Durham Market Hall, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2018

Thanks for your review Rick, and glad you noticed that we've got plenty to tempt people away from the supermarkets.

Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

This place is great. There are habadashery shops, gift shops, clothes, jewellry, cards, old fashioned sweets, a bakery, a butchers and a really good second hand book stall. It's under cover and has a pleasant atmosphere. All the stall holders I spoke to were approachable...More

Thank Annette269
EmmaH5765, Public Relations Manager at Durham Market Hall, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2018

Annette - we love your last sentence ... please come back again soon :-)

Reviewed 28 September 2018 via mobile

Stumbled across this market hall by accident having been to see the cathedral whilst on holiday in the area. What a place - jam packed with a wide vatietu of stalls, something around every corner to draw one’s eye! It’s one of those places where...More

Thank 33shanj
EmmaH5765, Public Relations Manager at Durham Market Hall, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2018

Thanks for your wonderful and very amusing review! We hope you'll come back ... and trust you did find your husband again ;-)

Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

Have a trip to Durham Market Hall and cafe. Fabulous stalls, a beautiful cafe, delicious food at very reasonable prices and lovely staff. Its a great place to shop,support the local economy, get a tasty lunch and buy some dinner for the weekend. Just great!!

Thank denisemac305
EmmaH5765, Public Relations Manager at Durham Market Hall, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2018

We think you're 'just great' too! Thanks for the wonderful review, hope to see you again soon.

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lorraine g
7 July 2018|
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Response from EmmaH5765 | Property representative |
Apologies, we've only just had the question part flagged up to us. Yes, we are wheelchair friendly. Our entrances are ramps, we have lift at the rear of the building that takes you up to the café and down to the Back... More
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Carl S
9 January 2017|
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Response from Wendy W | Reviewed this property |
Sorry it's taken me so long to get back to you, I'm not sure if the market is dog friendly, sorry.
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