Alnwick town centre

Shopping in Northumberland

Shop 'til you drop!
Northumberland is the perfect place for a unique shopping experience. From historic outdoor markets and one of the largest second-hand bookshops, to brand-new department stores, there is something for everyone to browse.

Fill your boots in Northumberland

Browse quaint book shops, stroll past bunting-strewn stalls, enjoy the hustle and bustle of high streets in our towns and villages and feel like a local at farmer’s markets.

Support Northumberland's independent businesses and shop local in Northumberland. Discover the wonderful variety of independent shops across our county with Discover our Land.

From bookshops to boutique buys

Skim market stalls for souvenirs and stroll along stylish high village streets to bag yourself a boutique buy. We have a wide range of art, craft and gift shops, galleries, outlets and markets in our historic market towns, where you can relish local tasters, browse secondhand books and window shop along the cobbled streets. You can also find a range of shops to pick up picnic essentials, snacks to fuel hiking adventures and picky bits to keep the kids happy on the journey home, including conveniently located SPAR Thropton.

Shop Online

You may have sampled some of our great local produce on your last trip to Northumberland or you may be looking for a taster of what to expect on an upcoming visit to our creative county, whether that be takeaway seafood on our coast or fine dining in local pubs and restaurants. Enjoy the tastes, aromas or just remember the good times spent in Northumberland by shopping online with some of our local producers.
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Family walk in Northumberland
Family walk in Northumberland
Hadrian's Wall
Surf Northumberland
Outdoor adventures in Northumberland

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