Market Cross Shopping Centre

Market Cross is situated in the heart of Kilkenny city and has grown from strength to strength since our inception in 1994. We are a partially outdoor shopping Centre with a design to suit the medieval streets of Kilkenny City, we are along the cities medieval mile with site lines of cities most famous tourist spots such as St.Cancies Tower, St.Marys Cathedral, Rothe House and the beautiful Kilkenny Castle. We are surrounded by the most popular and award winning restaurants and hotels, not to forget to mention we are in the heart of all the local amenities such as the banks, credit union, post office, tourist office, theatres. &

We continually boast some of the best known branded shops and retail outlets in Ireland, including such names as Supervalu, Heatons, and Penneys, Gamestop, Vero Moda, Monsoon, Specsavers to name but a few. (Please see our store directory for further details)

From healthy and beauty to fashion and footwear, sports and leisure to mobile phones, we’ve got all you need and something for everyone at Market Cross. Open seven days a week with late night opening every Thursday and Friday until 9pm. With over 40 shops to choose from you will be spoiled for both quality and choice when you shop at Market Cross Shopping Centre.

If visiting the Centre by vehicle, our multi storey car park is conveniently situated directly opposite the shopping Centre catering for more then 500 cars (please note there is a height restriction is 2.2 meters into the car park) with the added benefit of a bicycle stand/rack on Level 2 of the car park. One can enter the car park via James’ Street or through our Parliament Street entrance located directly opposite the Kilkenny Court House.


Why Are We The Best?

With over 40 shops you will be spoilt for both quality and choice.
Friendly and helpful staff always on hand to cater for you.
Open 7 days a week and late opening Thursday and Friday.
Car parking for over 500 cars.