(Leeds, West Yorkshire, England, UK)
Leeds markets are full of character and atmosphere and are an integral part of the local community providing the perfect place to find genuine bargains. Markets are also an interesting place to browse and feature a large and varied selection of stalls, situated in central Leeds and also in quieter areas of the city.
Markets in Leeds provide a particularly enjoyable way to shop, for both experienced and novice market bargain hunters. Most markets will not accept credit cards for the payment of goods. Prices are not generally fixed and so friendly haggling is often a good idea, to try and reduce the price.
Address: Cloth Hall Square, Dewsbury, WF13 1QE, England
Tel: +44 (0)1924 325 011
Dewsbury Market is located on the outskirts of central Leeds, in the Wakefield district of Leeds. Home to more than 400 markets stalls selling an enormous range of market goods, such as fruit and vegetables, freshly-prepared food, clothes, books, collectors' items, toys and general market bric-a-brac, Dewsbury Market is one of the most popular indoor markets in the Leeds area. It is always advisable to arrive early the Dewsbury Market, when you will find some of the best bargains.
Open hours: Monday, Wednesday to Saturday - 09:00 to 17:00, Tuesday - 09:00 to 13:00
Address: Kirkgate Market Offices, 34 George Street, Leeds, LS2 7HY, England
Tel: +44 (0)113 214 5162
Kirkgate Market is one of the most popular markets in Leeds and is actually the largest indoor-market in the whole of Leeds. With numerous market stalls selling good such as fruit and vegetables - including organic produce, meat, fish, dairy produce, clothes, fabrics, homewares, soft furnishings and fashion-related items, there is also another market located outside the main building. A popular farmers' market is held at Kirkgate Market on the first Sunday of every month, attracting large crowds.
Open hours: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday to Saturday - 09:00 to 17:00, Wednesday - 09:00 to 13:00
Address: Otley Showground, Bridge End, Leeds, LS21 1BQ, England
Otley Market, in the Otley district of Leeds, is one of the most historic markets in Leeds, dating back to the early 13th century. With more than 100 market stalls, selling an enormous range of market goods, including food, collectors' items and general market bric-a-brac, Otley Market is also home to a large and popular car boot sale every Sunday.
Open hours: Friday and Saturday - 09:00 to 17:00, Sunday - 09:00 to 16:00
Pontefract Lane Market
Address: Wholesale Market, Pontefract Lane, Leeds, LS9 0QP, England
Pontefract Lane Market, in the Harehills area of Leeds, is an enormous Leeds market, with market stalls selling carpets, rugs, hand-tools, decorating accessories, gardening equipment, beauty items, music, snacks and much more besides.
Open hours: Sunday - 07:00 to 16:00
Pudsey Outdoor Market
Address: Market Place, Pudsey, Leeds, LS28 7BE, England
Leeds' Pudsey Outdoor Market is a friendly outdoor market in the Pudsey region of Leeds, close to Leeds city centre. With more than 30 market stalls, traders at the Pudsey Outdoor Market sells market produce such as fruit and vegetables, snacks, toys, books, collectors' items, antiques, furniture and many other interesting market items.
Open hours: Tuesday, Friday and Saturday - 09:00 to 16:00
Expo Space Market
Address: The Canal Basin, Granary Wharf, Leeds, LS1 4BR, England
Tel: +44 (0)113 244 6570
The Expo Space Market is one of the most interesting and important art markets in the Leeds area and can be found in the heart of Leeds city centre. With many street performers and buskers, Expo Space Market is particularly atmospheric and is home to many up-and-coming Leeds artists, selling their paintings, sketches, photographs and sculptures.
Open hours: Sunday - 10:00 to 16:00
Address: Piece Hall, Halifax, HX1 1RE
Halifax Market, on the outskirts of Leeds, is a large-outdoor market, filled with market stores selling typical market goods and snack food. With many shopping areas nearby, this is the perfect place to find genuine bargains during a shopping excursion and other attractions include street entertainers and a friendly, market atmosphere.