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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Parade the Gift Shop
Gift Shops

Parade the Gift Shop

Home to some of the oldest teddy bears in the world. They also sell toys, games, train sets and handmade crafted collectables including ornaments.

Party Mania Party Goods
Gift Shops

Party Mania Party Goods

Colourful shop selling fancy dress for adults and kids, plus wigs, makeup and helium balloons.

Peter Crabbe Antiques
Art & Framing

Peter Crabbe Antiques

An antique dealer buying and selling a range of old collectible items including furniture and ornaments.

Pocket Watch & Petticoats
Fashion

Pocket Watch & Petticoats

Swing dresses, wiggle dresses, high-waisted trousers, knitwear and so much more (sizes 6–26).

Podarok
Gift Shops

Podarok

Filled to brim with beautiful gifts for your loved ones, or a treat for yourself – quirky handbags, unique homewares and beautiful jewellery.

Primavera Art Gallery
Art & Framing

Primavera Art Gallery

Home to a wide range of British contemporary collections including jewellery, textiles, ceramics, sculptures, silverware and glass.

Primo Cycles & Repairs
Bicycle Shops & Repairs

Primo Cycles & Repairs

A bike fit with us will be the best investment you'll ever make in your cycling.

Pure Source England
Gift Shops

Pure Source England

Beauty brands that stand out and deliver in their performance and ingredients, are not tested on animals and are better for the environment and for you.

Robert Graham 1874 Whiskey & Cigars
Gift Shops

Robert Graham 1874 Whiskey & Cigars

Unparalleled service, specialist knowledge and one of the country's largest selections of finest whiskies, cigars, tobacco products and accessories.

Rutland Cycling
Bicycle Shops & Repairs

Rutland Cycling

Whether it’s getting the miles in on the road bike, or pushing ourselves to the limit off-road attacking some gnarly mountain bike trails, we’re all about life on two wheels.

Ryder & Amies
Fashion

Ryder & Amies

The original "University Store" since 1984. Official licensed merchandise, souvenirs and apparel from the University of Cambridge.

S&G Cycles
Bicycle Shops & Repairs

S&G Cycles

A friendly cycle workshop and hire station in cambridge looking after all your bicycle repair needs.

Sage Brown
Accessories

Sage Brown

Quintessentially British in character, SageBrown specialises in luxury leather goods for men and women with their own manufacturing workshop.

Sahara
Fashion

Sahara

Contemporary clothing with a unique aesthetic inspired by the spirit of adventure, global design discoveries and unbounded creativity.

Samuel Smiley Gift Shop
Gift Shops

Samuel Smiley Gift Shop

High quality, officially licensed University of Cambridge clothing, a large selection of University of Cambridge gifts, all kinds of Cambridge souvenirs and artworks by local Cambridge artists.

Serena Jewellers
Jewellers

Serena Jewellers

Using our onsite workshop, we design beautiful jewellery, as well as offering bespoke services to the general public.

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Did you know?

Part of Queen’s College, The Mathematical Bridge is something of an architectural feat, using exclusively straight pieces of timber to create an elegant arched appearance.