Camden Market was launched in 1974 with 16 vibrant stalls selling locally produced arts and crafts. Today, bustling Camden Market has expanded to include 6 distinct marketplaces – each selling a rich variety of food, fashion and creative objects. With much of it covered, it's no wonder over 100,000 visitors make their way here every weekend, rain or shine. The market is in Camden Town in North London along Regent's Canal. 

You can find more than 1,000 market stalls and shops hidden throughout a myriad of laneways, side streets and courtyards. Each area has a loose theme that'll help you navigate the space and find something special to purchase. Having risen to prominence during London's golden age of creativity, Camden Market has played host to a variety of famous visitors over the years, including Mick Jagger, David Bowie and Naomi Campbell. Visit this trendy market for a couple of hours and you'll quickly understand why it remains one of London's most beloved destinations.

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What are the highlights of Camden Market?

Running along Regent's Canal, Camden Lock Village is undoubtedly the most iconic part of Camden Market. Here, you'll find an eclectic mix of stalls selling handicrafts and souvenirs. There are also several classic British pubs overlooking the waterfront.

Back along Chalk Farm Road, you'll come across Stables Market. As the largest section of Camden Market, there are over 450 fascinating shops selling antiques, fashion, furniture and jewellery. You can find plenty of delicious food and drink stands inside the charming catacombs. For a one-of-a-kind dining experience, visit Shaka Zulu to sample exotic meats such as crocodile, zebra and buffalo in a unique, ornamental dining space.

Head along to Buck Street Market and you'll discover a raft of homemade jewellery and vintage clothing, with more than 200 stalls catering to every kind of taste and budget. It's within a short walk from the Camden Town Underground Station.

What to eat and buy at Camden Market?

Part of what makes Camden Market so special is the wide variety of food on offer. There are countless highlights to discover, but one unmissable destination is Lockside Camden. This industrial-chic canalside bar has a good line-up of burgers and beers to feast upon. Plus, there's regular live DJ sets and music events that provide an authentic London nightlife experience.

London is teeming with innovative vegan cuisine, but many of the city's best plant-based restaurants are found at Camden Market. There are several to choose from, but Magic Fallafel's and Neat Burger's delicious menus will have you forgetting about meat altogether. Meanwhile, Camden Coffee and Pamban are must-visits for those who love high-end coffee.

For Camden Market's best shopping, there are hundreds of stalls to visit. However, one of the most unique stores is The Baggage Room, showcasing a worldly range of knick-knacks, antique cameras and expertly restored antique luggage. There's also the vintage fashion of A Dandy in Aspic, which presents a huge collection of 20th-century clothing across every style imaginable.

Good to know about Camden Market

As one of London's most famous weekend landmarks, it's no surprise that Camden Market gets rather crowded. As most stalls open early in the morning and shut late at night, avoid the rush periods and ensure your visit is a relaxing one.

With London's famous underground tube network making it easy to scoot all over town, getting to Camden Market is straightforward via train. Ride the Northern Line to Camden Town or Chalk Farm underground stations and you'll be within walking distance of all the highlights.

Once you've finished exploring the market, you can head back along Camden High Street to find an equally impressive selection of pubs, restaurants and shops.

Camden Market in London

所在地 : 54-56 Camden Lock Pl, Camden Town, London NW1 8AF, UK

営業時間 : Daily from 10 am to 6 pm

電話番号 : +44 (0)2074 855511

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