One of the top five UK markets.
St George's Market is one of Belfast's oldest attractions. It was built between 1890 and 1896 and still maintains its status today as one of the best markets in the UK and Ireland.
Admission is free.
The Friday Variety Market, on the St George's Market site, dates back to 1604. It opens at 6am every week and runs until approximately 1pm.
There are 248 market stalls selling a variety of products including: fruit, vegetables, antiques, books, clothes, fish. It is this assorted mix that attracts thousands of visitors each week. The fish section alone contains 23 fish stalls and holds the reputation for being the leading retail fish market on the island of Ireland.
The City Food and Garden Market takes place every Saturday from 9.00am until 3.00pm.
Enjoy the best food, tastes and smells brought by local producers. Added to these local delicacies, the market offers a huge range of continental and speciality foods. Customers can sample the products or relax with a coffee and a newspaper while listening to some of the best local musicians as they play live. The Saturday market also has a number of quality flower stalls, including some of Northern Ireland's leading florists.