Market Place, Pontefract, WF8 1AU
(small local produce market on Fridays)
Monday||9am - 5pm||
Tuesday||9am - 5pm||
Wednesday||9am - 5pm||
Wednesday||8.30am - 4pm|
Thursday||9am - 5pm||
Friday||9am - 5pm||
Friday||8.30am - 4pm|
Saturday||9am - 5pm||
Saturday||8.30am - 4pm|
Pontefract is home to Wakefield District's largest street market, extending from the market place to the area near the museum and library behind St Giles church. The market offers a wide variety of goods from fresh produce, baked breads and fish to fashion, jewellery and flowers.
The open markets are held on Wednesday and Saturday with a local farmers' market on Fridays.
Open six days a week, Pontefract Market Hall is home to 28 independent traders selling fresh meat, produce, cheese, carpets, fashion and much more.
You can combine your shopping experience with a visit to Pontefract's other attractions such as the racecourse and the historic castle.