Thornton's Arcade

Currently Open
  • Address: Off Briggate, Leeds LS1 6LQ, England, United Kingdom
  • Timings: 24-hrs Details
  • Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Entertainment, Shopping Center, Family And Kids
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Leeds’ famed shopping arcades are not just a place to stroll around and shop. They do represent the city’s cultural institution and have stood to represent the city’s growth as well. Thornton’s Arcade was opened in 1878, and is named after Charles Thornton, the proprietor of The Old White Swan Inn and the City Varieties. There are certain structural features that add to the beauty of the Arcade. As you enter the arcade, you shall see that it is three stories tall with has an imposing glass roof which allows the natural light to come in.

Visit the complex to see the history come alive in all its structural beauty.

Thornton's Arcade Hours

  • Timings of shops vary in Thornton’s Arcade.

How to Reach Thornton's Arcade

  • Nearest Train Station: Leeds train station

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  • Thornton's Arcade Address: Off Briggate, Leeds LS1 6LQ, England, United Kingdom
  • Thornton's Arcade Timing: 24-hrs
  • Best time to visit Thornton's Arcade(preferred time): 09:00 am - 09:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Thornton's Arcade: 02:00 Hrs
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  • 27.04% of people who visit Leeds include Thornton's Arcade in their plan

  • 44.21% of people start their Thornton's Arcade visit around 11 AM - 12 PM

  • People usually take around 2 Hrs to see Thornton's Arcade

Monday, Thursday and Friday

74.47% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Thornton's Arcade

People normally club together The Grand Theatre and Trinity Leeds while planning their visit to Thornton's Arcade.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

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