Matlock has good facilities for shopping and is home to many thriving  small businesses throughout the town.

Explore Dale Road, Crown Square, Bank Road, Firs Parade, Causeway Lane and Bakewell Road to see what you can find.

Slightly out of town are two other shopping areas – Matlock Green and Smedley Street

Hecate Arts run an outdoor market which takes place every Wednesday between 9am and 4pm.

The market is set in the Derbyshire Dales award winning Hall Leys Park which has the added bonus of beautiful gardens, lovely views towards Riber Castle, level paths for those in wheelchairs and plenty of seating.  For the children there is a wonderful playground, paddling pool and miniature railway.  Please come along and browse the stalls and enjoy the friendliness of the traders.

Whilst visiting Matlock, Matlock itself has a superb range of independent shops including quirky craft and gift shops a fab selection of cafes and bars not to mention our ever growing vintage/antiques road that attracts people from afar.

For more information about Matlock market please ring: 07964 053129 or email

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