Welcome to Market Cross Shopping Centre - Shopping in the Heart of Kilkenny City

Market Cross Opening Hours

Mon - Sat : 9AM - 6PM
Thu - Fri : 9AM - 9PM
Sunday : 12PM - 6PM
Market Cross Shopping Centre is the Very Heart of Shopping in Kilkenny City

Market Cross Shopping Centre 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.  www.visitkilkenny.ie & www.discoverireland.

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)


  • Open 7 days a week with late night opening every Thursday and Friday night until 9pm.
  • With over 40 shops you will be spoilt for both quality and choice.
  • Disabled access and facility
  • Baby changing & toilet facility
  • Car parking for up to 500 cars
  • Friendly and helpful staff always on hand to cater for your every need
  • Bank link machine located within the Centre.