One of the top 10 shopping centres in the UK, Norwich is a major regional focus for business and commerce, including the country’s largest permanent six-day market.
The Castle Mall and Chapelfield shopping complexes contain a wide range of retail outlets, restaurants and cafes.
9th best shopping destination in the UK.
Venuescore 2011-12 survey
Norwich’s large department stores and fashion houses include John Lewis, Debenhams, Marks & Spencer, Jarrolds and House of Fraser.
Norwich has regular antique and collectors fairs, craft markets and fleamarkets, as well as specialist sales, auctions and exhibitions.
Norwich has a huge variety of specialist shops selling everything from designer clothing to bohemian second-hand chic. The Norwich Lanes are abundant with independent clothing outlets, record stores and second hand book dealers.
“The shopping experience in Norwich is amongst the very best. Where else is the quality of the shopping set amongst such extraordinarily handsome surroundings and so comfortable a place to buy and browse?”
Head of Tourism, VisitNorwich
Norwich has a large permanent market, open daily except Sunday. The market is a great place to go for anything from fruit and vegetables to second hand books and records.