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Birmingham Rag Market

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very quiet early

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

Reviewed 19 November 2018
chris1953jr
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Wednesbury, United Kingdom
my favourite place in the world.....

i can virtually chart my life here - from buying 'cheap' punk shoes in the 70s to just happily... read more

Reviewed 11 September 2018
thatcharmingentleman
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Solihull, 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 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 19 November 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 2 November 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 16 September 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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Reviewed 11 September 2018

i can virtually chart my life here - from buying 'cheap' punk shoes in the 70s to just happily mooching the vintage stalls these days - but occasionally buying something practical and useful too..... need a watch repaired? you won't find a better nor cheaper...More

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank thatcharmingentleman
Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

Nice market with every imaginable thing you can buy. There’s a friendly atmosphere too. Wish there’s something like this where I live. Nothing wrong with malls, but markets like this should be preserved as well.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank plainwhitekebaya
Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

Market stalls cloths shops great atmosphere lovely things to buy get up and go very friendly people nothing’s to much trooouble and a vast selection of goods why delay go today

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank LORIAN65
Reviewed 18 August 2018

Part of the three market complex - The Outdoor and the Wet Market this is in between and for all your materials and household goods it has the lot ...... well worth tripping out in and finding a bargain.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Jake-from-Liverpool
Reviewed 6 August 2018

Extremely good market where you can get most things at a reasonable cost from food to materials some very good vintage items as well

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Irene C
Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

Nothing particularly special it is just a traditional market pots, pans, clothes and watch mending bits of electronics. Best shop in there is the pet one I was looking for some good fabrics to make clothes with and the majority is tacky I came away...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank rockin_robs
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Elise B
9 November 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
23 March 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
1 February 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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