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Victoria Quarter

Victoria Quarter

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The Victorian Shopping Quarter is an area of Leeds city centre where you will find Victoria Quarter, Victoria Gate, Kirkgate Market and The Corn Exchange.

Marvel at the splendour of the areas Victorian architecture, with a number of listed buildings and magnificent arcades.

Victoria Quarter is the place to go for luxury buys, the beautiful architecture of the Victoria Quarter’s Grade II* arcades make a spectacular setting for a shopping spree. It's also home to Europe’s largest stained glass window and more than 75 designer brands.

Kirkgate Market is a stunning Grade I listed building which has grown and expanded over the decades and is now proud bearer of the title of largest indoor market in Europe. Kirkgate Market was also the birthplace of international brand Marks and Spencer.

If you want one off fashion pieces, vintage delights and quirky gifts then head to the Corn Exchange. The magnificent, Grade I listed building is home to a wide range of choice independent retailers and tasty eateries and also regularly hosts vintage markets and record fairs.

Victoria Gate is the newest addition to Leeds’ retail scene and bumps Leeds up to the third largest shopping destination in the UK outside London. The breath-taking design is inspired by Leeds’ history and the centre is home to the largest John Lewis department store outside London and a range of luxury and designer brands.

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That's just the start of the fantastic retail offering in the city. Explore other areas of the city centre and you'll find a number of arcades and shopping centres including TrinityLeeds.


Victorian Shopping Quarter


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Map reference: SE 303335  Lat: 53.79769 Long: -1.54011