Shopping

Shopping

If it’s shopping you are after Cambridge has it all, from some of the finest independent boutiques around, a seven day a week market and all the high street brands you might expect, you won’t be disappointed. There’s something for every budget, with luxury boutiques blending seamlessly alongside more affordable fare.

Cambridge has three shopping centres, The Grafton, Lion Yard and Grand Arcade all offering visitors a mix of retail and leisure options you would expect to see. Our historic core and cobbled streets are home to a vast array of independent boutiques covering ladies and men’s wear, home furnishing and exquisite jewellery, to name but a few.

Cambridge isn’t a shopping destination that can done with a quick visit, take your time and explore everything we have to offer.

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KEY FACTS
  • There are over 250 Independent businesses in Cambridge to explore
  • Cambridge has three shopping centres, The Grafton, Lion Yard and Grand Arcade all offering visitors a mix of retail and leisure options

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A-Z of Cambridge Shopping Areas

If it’s shopping you are after Cambridge has it all, from some of the finest independent boutiques around, a seven day a week market and all the high street brands you might expect, you won’t be disappointed.

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Campkins Future Vision
Accessories

Campkins Future Vision

An independent, family-run retail business specialising in the sale of new and second hand cameras both modern and vintage, binoculars and telescopes.

Catherine Jones of Cambridge
Jewellers

Catherine Jones of Cambridge

Our jewellery is distinctive, interesting and made with the supreme workmanship of the creative goldsmiths and silversmiths we choose to work with and who constantly surprise with their designs and ingenuity.

Cavendish Clinic

Cavendish Clinic

With over 10 years’ experience providing medically-led, clinically proven skin and body treatments; Cavendish Clinic believes that everyone deserves to look and feel incredible, inside and out. That's why they only choose to offer the most innovative and market leading treatments in the world, known for their results-driven excellence.

Cellini Jewellery
Jewellers

Cellini Jewellery

Cellini is an independent company of designers and makers of fine jewellery, self contained and complete with its own workshops.

Chocolat Chocolat
Food & Drink

Chocolat Chocolat

We love chocolate as much as you do and we take care to make sure everything in our shop will delight chocolate lovers.

Christian Science Reading Room
Books

Christian Science Reading Room

Christian Science is a prayer-based method of treating disease and alleviating suffering. It has been practiced by thousands of professional healers around the world for over 125 years.

Clare Hall
Art & Framing
B&B's and Guesthouses
Bars & Clubs
College Rooms
Free
Gift Shops
Key Sites to Visit
Leisure Activities
Museums & Galleries
Tourism
Universities & Colleges
Walking & Cycling Routes

Clare Hall

Clare Hall is a college for advanced study at the University of Cambridge. We have beautiful grounds and gardens to explore. A British architect and long-time resident of Sweden, Ralph Erskine, was enlisted to build a resolutely modern community within Cambridge’s history-rich landscape.

Country Traditionals
Accessories

Country Traditionals

Country Traditionals are the main UK importers of the hand crafted, hand decorated stoneware made by Ceramika Artystyczna in Boleslawiec, Poland.

Cuckoo
Fashion

Cuckoo

Fabulous clothes and accessories, in a relaxed, non-intimidating environment with award-winning customer service.

Decathlon
Accessories
Bicycle Shops & Repairs
Walking & Cycling Routes

Decathlon

Decathlon makes sport accessible to the many by designing, producing and selling great value sports products all over the world. Our Cambridge store in the Grafton Centre is home to 25 sports experts waiting to share their knowledge with you. We also offer bike servicing and repairs in our in store workshop.

Dukels Ltd

Dukels Ltd

We are a specialist hair and beauty supply store specialised in Afro hair products and hair extensions, wigs and beauty products for every race & colour. We are open 10am to 6pm Mondays Saturdays.

Dukels Wigs
Accessories

Dukels Wigs

Dukels supplies all kinds of hair extensions, hair & beauty products, make-up, hair accessories, fashion jewellery and wigs.

Ede & Ravenscroft
Fashion
Home Furnishings

Ede & Ravenscroft

From the exquisite and celebrated bespoke service, to personal tailoring and shirt making, plus ceremonial robes for all occasions.

Flat Planet Cycle Repairs
Bicycle Shops & Repairs

Flat Planet Cycle Repairs

Full repair, restoration and bespoke new-build services plus secondhand and reconditioned bikes of all types and sizes.

G David Bookseller
Books

G David Bookseller

An ever-changing collection of antiquarian and second hand books and antique prints.

Giles & Co
Gift Shops

Giles & Co

Along with our own exclusive designs for men, woman and children, we offer one of the best ranges of Cambridge clothing in the city.

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Did you know?

One of the most famous figures in English history, Oliver Cromwell, was laid to rest at Westminster Abbey, but his decapitated head is buried in the grounds of Sidney Sussex College in Cambridge. Grisly but true!