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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Cambridge Wine Merchants
Food & Drink

Cambridge Wine Merchants

One of the biggest independent wine merchants in the country, ‘we’re only as good as the last bottle we sold’, so we buy with love, dedication and flair.

Cambridgeshire Wine School
Bars & Clubs
Food & Drink
Leisure Activities
Universities & Colleges

Cambridgeshire Wine School

Wine tastings & wine courses, private events and birthday parties. Gift vouchers that last 2 years. WSET exam courses. 5-star reviews.

Cambs Lock & Safe
Accessories

Cambs Lock & Safe

Specialising in all manners of locks and security systems that can protect your home or secure your business premises.

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.

Catherine Jones of Cambridge
Jewellers

Catherine Jones of Cambridge

Family-owned jeweller since 1963 selling original pieces, plus work from other designers.

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.

CityDays Urban Adventure Hunts
City Tours
Key Sites to Visit
Leisure Activities
Park
Tourism
Walking & Cycling Routes

CityDays Urban Adventure Hunts

Escape room meets city tour. Explore Cambridge’s historic highlights and hidden quirks in this puzzle-filled adventure through its centre!

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.

Courtyard Kitchen
Art & Framing
Coffee Shops & Tea Rooms
Food & Drink
Gift Shops
Key Sites to Visit
Leisure Activities
Museums & Galleries
Restaurants
Toilets
Tourism

Courtyard Kitchen

Combining food and culture, our modern eatery is the perfect spot to enjoy freshly prepared, homemade food whilst being able to peruse the contemporary exhibitions, art and antiquities within the museum walls.

Cuckoo
Fashion

Cuckoo

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

David Parr House
Accessories
Art & Framing
Books
City Tours
Gift Shops
Home Furnishings
Key Sites to Visit
Leisure Activities
Museums & Galleries
Tourism

David Parr House

David Parr House is an ordinary terraced house with an extraordinary hand-painted interior. Home to the Victorian working-class artist, David Parr and his family, the house is an example of Arts and Crafts workmanship layered with 20th-century social history.

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University of Cambridge was founded in 1209, making it the world's fourth-oldest surviving university.