Keswick Shopping

Browse the emporiums - Flamingo, Keswick

Browse the emporiums – Flamingo, Keswick

Keswick shopping is one of the Lake District’s best independent shopping scenes. The largely pedestrianised town centre is packed full of independent outdoor shops including famous names like George Fisher and Cotswold Outdoor. Ronan have their own store here and checkout Norwegian outdoor shops for the ultimate in extreme mountain and ski wear. Big names have factory shops here too including New Balance. Pick up souvenirs in the I Love Keswick shop and discover emporium warrens like Flamingo on the Lake Road.

Independent outdoor shops - George Fisher Keswick

Independent outdoor shops – George Fisher Keswick

Specialist gift shops and independent galleries are numerous, with small shopping centres like Packhorse Court just off Market Square home to more souvenir and gift shop delights. Specialist shoe shops sell stylish and comfortable brands you just won’t find on the high street. Spend hours in second hand book shops, and browse unique Cumbrian made crafts, art and designer jewellery. Don’t miss a visit to the Pencil Museum shop for their collection of the finest pencils and art/ craft accessories. From homewares to jewellery and gifts, books, cards and the best in outdoor clothing and equipment shops – find them all here clustered around the cobbled streets of Keswick centre.

Speciality Food Shops & Markets in Keswick

Speciality food shops selling fine Lake District local produce are a real feature in the town and not to be missed is the weekly Saturday market in Keswick centre around Moot Hall from 6am to around 4.30pm. Keswick weekly markets are great for local produce, specialist foods, craft jewellery, bric-a-brac and home-cooked pies and cakes. You’ll also find a fabulous choice of independent boutiques and great shoe shops in Keswick as well as a fantastic choice of independent art galleries some of which feature chic cafes on-site.

Michelle is an experienced travel writer with iknow and has travelled extensively across the UK, Spain, Portugal and the USA. When she’s not busy writing for iknow she enjoys spending time touring museums and art galleries and seeking out the best independent shops in Manchester and Leeds.