Would recommend, always come down here for a stroll through when I am in the centre...............................
The area of, and around, Thornton's arcade is interesting, and takes you back to the Victorian era. It gets you away from the High Street chain shops, to something a bit different.
Beautiful arcade, with nice little cultural and historic features. A must in Leeds. Accessible from the high street, bang in the middle of city centre and close to Trinity Shopping Centre and the market.
This arcade has the most amazing Victorian architecture. It was a real surprise. When crossing the city centre I used this as a shortcut just so I could enjoy it again and again.
Okay, I admit it - even as an OAP I still like to time my passing through the arcade to see the clock do it's thing. Been going since 1877 I'm told and the best free show in town.
A stunning Victorian Arcade,with superb architecture and a fantastic selection of Mid To up market Niche retailers. Lovely places to have a wee coffee etc. A must if your in Leeds and just down from Harvey Nicks-----Go on treat yourself!
This is a really beautiful arcade. The decoration is to be marveled at. We had a cup of tea in the HN arcade cafe, and it felt very special. Wonderful shops for those with some disposable income. Definitely the place to buy a beautiful gift, or to spoil yuorself.
Well done Leeds, for preserving this Victorian shopping arcade into the 21st century. It provides welcome variety from the now traditional city centre shopping areas. Don’t just look at the shops - take in the architecture, the craftwork, the lighting, and all the rest. Plus there’s something special about a café with outdoor seating while you’re indoors. You can sit... More
With so many uninspiring retail parks, to shop in this unique Victorian arcade is sheer joy. Its a pleasure to just walk through it.
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