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Birmingham Rag Market

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Go with a purpose

Went for a trip down memory lane in here. Wandered round and it's still full of stall upon stall... read more

Reviewed March 2, 2019
MrsBsTravels
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Hastings, United Kingdom
Not the same

I worked this market many years ago ,now it’s like a proper indoor market , before was old ,lots of... read more

Reviewed February 12, 2019
554MichaelA
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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Open 4 days a week, the Birmingham Rag Market provides market shopping at its best, and is home to 350 stalls, and 17 perimeter shops, selling a massive and diverse range of goods. 'The Rag' is renowned for the extensive range of fabrics it has to...more
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St. Martins Market Edgbaston Street, Birmingham B5 5BB, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I am a open market lover the hustle Butler etc. and had heard of but never visited the Rag Market again I love my shell fish whelks crab claws winkles etc and where I live I cannot buy them so I got on a coach...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank mike n
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you are creative and into making your own clothing, curtains, duvets, etc. you will want to visit the Birmingham Rag Market. They sell many bolts of fabric and materials. They also sell ready to wear clothing, fruits and vegetables, shoes and toys. The toys...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed March 6, 2019 via mobile

What can I say about the rag market except for the fact that it’s in the city centre!There are lots and lots and lots and lots and lots of fabric stores so that you can choose whatever it is that you want with ease,if your...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed March 2, 2019

Went for a trip down memory lane in here. Wandered round and it's still full of stall upon stall stacked with every range of material you can think of. Have a focus in mind when you go here, else you'll be overwhelmed.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank MrsBsTravels
Reviewed February 12, 2019 via mobile

I worked this market many years ago ,now it’s like a proper indoor market , before was old ,lots of people good atmosphere, you could buy anythink there very cheap , before was a antique market once a month and dealers came from all over...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank 554MichaelA
Reviewed January 21, 2019 via mobile

Hi the indoor market is open everyday and they have everything from fabrics habedashiry fish meat key cutters hardware designer t.shirts hairdressers all your bedding needs and mobile phone shops also many more open 6 days a week

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Masaud K
Reviewed January 5, 2019 via mobile

Close to the huge BIRMINGHAM indoor market this area is almost exclusively clothing and materials. Interesting to see and you may even buy something ! Both indoor and outdoor stalls even in winter.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Maxim123153
Reviewed November 19, 2018

easy enough to get round as we started early . not as much variety as on previous visits. got a few bargains though

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank chris1953jr
Reviewed November 2, 2018 via mobile

Not sure what I was expecting, but turned out to be a typical market area albeit very established stalls with a lot of stock. Plenty of stalls selling material although somewhat old fashioned materials. Worth a wander through but we didn’t stay long.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 612AmyD612
Reviewed September 16, 2018 via mobile

Oh I love this place, you can literally get anything from fake designer bags to stockings. I love to spend half a day just mooching round. There are some great bargains to be had. Many items sold are branded and maybe seconds, tights are cheap...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Elise B
November 9, 2018|
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Response from breastongourmet | Property representative |
Hi. there is a Car Park at 130 Pershore St, Birmingham B5 4RW - Just behind the Travelodge opposite the Rag market, or you can park in the Edgbaston Street car park, which is directly above the Indoor Market and next door... More
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Lvira54
March 23, 2018|
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No - not open Sundays. The Rag Market is open 4 days a week: Tuesdays 9.00am - 5.00pm, Thursdays 9.00am - 5.00pm, Fridays 9.00am - 5.00pm, Saturdays 9.00am - 5.30pm.
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MarciaK274
February 1, 2018|
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Hi. There are numerous traders in the Rag Market that sell incense sticks. One Rag Market trader does sell these online. Tripadvisor doesn't allow me to put a direct link but if you look on Facebook they are called... More
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