Visit Barnsley

Bargain hunter or fun seeker, culture vulture or night owl. Whatever you want, it’s waiting for you in Barnsley town centre.

There’s so much shopping and retail to discover. Barnsley Market brings together tradition and cutting edge. If you can’t find it in the markets – you can’t find it anywhere! In our town centre, we’ve got an amazing mix of high-street favourites, like TK Maxx, Next and River Island, and incredible independents. We’re a place full of variety and choice and a thriving scene of independent traders and makers.

Across The Glass Works, The Victorian Arcade, Market Street, Cheapside and the Alhambra Shopping Centre, you’re sure to find what you’re looking for and the friendliest of welcomes.


Shopping outside the town centre

If you haven’t got your fill of shopping in Barnsley town centre, why not head out across the borough to discover even more?

Local markets

Our community markets in Goldthorpe, Hoyland, Penistone and Wombwell.

Local high streets

High street shopping in Cudworth, Goldthorpe, Hoyland, Penistone, Royston and Wombwell.

Cortonwood Shopping Park

Outdoor retail park in the Dearne Valley, home to a range of favourite brands.

Elsecar New Yard

Characterful courtyards with independent shops, artisan studios and an antiques centre.

Pot House Hamlet

You'll find shops, a plant nursery, petting farm and the Potting Shed Cafe at the Pot House Hamlet.

Worsbrough Mill

You can buy stone-ground organic flour from premium quality grains at Worsbrough Mill.