Shopping in St Albans
A visit to St Albans postcode area for shopping is a unique and varied experience, a contrast to indoor shopping malls. The historic ambience of St. Albans provides a delightful setting in which to explore a wide range of top name and independent shops. The bustling city centre market on Wednesdays and Saturdays is one of the largest in the south east of England, with over 160 stalls. St Albans is rich in heritage and tradition, evidence of which can be found down every street and arcade where traders have plied their wares for many a century. Blending into the historic surroundings are modern pedestrianised shopping centres, and there is a wealth of small independent shops to explore as well as top brand names.
In the heart of historic St Albans, Christopher Place is a shopping & dining experience where you’ll find the biggest brands you know, and discover new names you’ll love.
The Howard Centre - your local Welwyn Garden City community shopping centre. Situated in the heart of the town centre we are your first port of call for all your shopping needs.
Maltings is a premier shopping destination at the heart of St. Albans. Whether you are looking for retail therapy, a bite to eat or simply to meet up with friends over a coffee, Maltings is a great place to be