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Shambles Market

5 Silver Street, York YO1 8RY, England
+44 1904 551355
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Nothing exiciting

Typical market, usual sellers selling clothing, housewares etc. nothing exciting. We wouldn't have... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Prudhoe, United Kingdom
Snow? It must be Christmas!!!!! :-D

Now to be fair York has no control over the weather... that being said, it snowed!!!! It was... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Alexandre R
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5 Silver Street, York YO1 8RY, England
+44 1904 551355
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Typical market, usual sellers selling clothing, housewares etc. nothing exciting. We wouldn't have even gone through the market if it wasn't adjoining the Christmas Market which was on.

Thank 375russyg
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Now to be fair York has no control over the weather... that being said, it snowed!!!! It was awesome. It made the Christmas Market so much more fun. The buskers playing music changed songs on the fly and went from pop to xmas classics. The...More

Thank Alexandre R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Avoid The Shambles when the Christmas Market opens, if you are disabled! The locals (including stall holders!!) are very rude and impatient! Mobility issues, due mainly to MS, mean I might take a few extra seconds to pick up the correct money to pay. STAFF...More

Thank Melanie P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This year sees much improvement of the past few years. A bit more effort and thought has been put into the market. Other years it has been really flat, York wanting your money without giving you anything back. A larger event possibly nearly double the...More

Thank Symba2014
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

There are lots of independent shops, as well as the market. Now there is the Xmas market too making it a great place for shopping.

Thank QueenIzzy999
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Well advertised market and well worth the visit. Running adjacent to the market, after exploring the Shambles it`s a must visit opportunity to experience this clean, well laid out market. The whole area could easily be used as a period set for any Victorian mini...More

Thank CityBreakTubbies
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

This is a really nice little market, it's not huge but has got s great selection of wares on it from nicknacks to flowers to groceries and a few food stalls. It's just by the Shambles too so a great place to walk through on...More

Thank cazbatt
Reviewed 30 October 2017

A lovely little market not to be missed it has a lot of diverse things for sale as well as the normal things, well worth a visit you can't miss it it runs parallel with the Shambles itself.

Thank JaxB123
Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

The Shambles Market is a great place for fresh produce, ready to eat food, clothes, antiques, vintage jewelry, books, tea towels, and loads more. It is set in a historical and beautiful place in York. It’s a nice place to spend a morning.

Thank RamonaL34
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

I could almost hear the whispers of old while getting lost among its ancient streets! Charming isn't even a good enough word for this area! In and out of delightful shops offering unique goods, food stuffs and more. Rest your weary feet and drink a...More

Thank Genamrn
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