Ancient Market Place

Kingston Upon Thames

  • Market Place, KT1

  • All year round

Kingston's first market was recorded in 1242 and it has been a major trading centre since 1170. The medieval Market Place contains the Grade 1 listed All Saints Church and the 19th century Market House.

Kingston's Market Place is the focal point for outdoor entertainment and activities in Kingston today and it's not just a place to sell produce. Market Place is a venue for music concerts, carnivals, fun days and many more special events throughout the year.

Kingston's Market Place regularly hosts visiting markets, including the Christmas Market, regular Continental Markets featuring delicious foods from the continent, and for arts and craft lovers the popular Thames Markets.

A visit to the Market Place offers much more than a shopping trip, you can grab some delicious local food, hot and cold drinks and be entertained by street performers or just relax and watch the world go by.

Times and prices are subject to change. Contact venue before setting out.

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