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Located within Bristol’s old city, St Nicholas Indoor Market is home to over 60 independent retailers that sell a mixture of gifts, original fashion and hand-crafted accessories.  

With three very unique areas of the market, why not make a day of it?

The Covered Market is home to a variety of self-contained businesses including books, records and gifts whilst The Exchange Hall houses an eclectic array of stalls from jewellery to hot sauce.  

You’re sure to find the perfect gifts for your loved ones at St Nicks.

Plus no visit to Bristol’s most historic market would be complete without visiting the Glass Arcade eateries during the festive period for delicious food and drink.

Where it is

Corn Street, Bristol BS1 1JQ

When it is

  • Monday to Friday, 9.30am to 5pm
  • Saturday, 9.30am to 6pm
  • Sunday, 10am to 5pm

What you can find at the market

A reduced number of traders are open at this time. Check the traders' websites or social media pages for the latest information.

With a wide range of unique stalls and shops, the thriving indoor market is a great place to shop, eat and drink or just soak up the atmosphere.

The market is divided into three sections:

  • Exchange Hall
  • Glass Arcade
  • Covered Market

You can wander your way through the Covered Market which has a series of individual shops through its quirky alleyways, or while away the time in The Exchange Hall; a large open plan trading area with a broad collection of items for sale.

The Glass Arcade is home to a unique offering of world foods so whatever your tastes, you’re sure to find it here.    

Coronavirus (COVID-19) safety measures 

To help keep traders and customers safe:

  • follow the one way system through the market
  • only touch items you’re buying
  • stay 2 metres apart from traders and other customers
  • wear a face covering if you have one
  • use contactless payment when possible

Meet the traders

The market currently has 63 traders, so there’s always something interesting to buy, try, see or do.

Meet the traders