Pannier Market




Customer Notice:

Tavistock Pannier Market is pleased to announce that it will opening its doors for business on Thursday 2nd July, this will be a phased return and will be initially opening on Thursdays, Fridays & Saturdays 9am- 3pm, we have reconfigured the interior to allow for social distancing and will be using one entry at the Bedford Square end of the building, and one exit point with sanitising stations on each and throughout the building. We do ask that customers do not shop in groups and are respectful of our social distancing measures, our aim has been to create a safe shopping environment for our traders, staff and our much valued customers, access to the public toilet will be from the east end exterior of the building. We very much look forward to welcoming you back, best wishes and stay safe.




For anything urgent please contact the Market Reeve on 07387072518 or email [email protected] 




Situated at the very heart of the historic town of Tavistock is the ancient Pannier Market. The Market was granted its Royal Charter in 1105 and has survived without a break for over 900 years.

Today, this wonderful indoor market attracts customers from far and wide, all revelling in the quality and variety of products on offer.

Tavistock Pannier Market has a great selection of 5 day traders who are always present in the market, these being mostly found around the perimeter of the market. In addition, many of the remaining stalls change throughout the week to reflect the different daily themes. Read More...




We have different market themes for different days of the week, so pick your day wisely. On Saturdays we have various markets throughout each month, including the Farmers' Market and on Bedford Square and Tavi Arts Market in the Butchers' Hall.

Tuesdays - Antiques & CollectablesBecome a New Trader

Wednesday - Crafts and mixed market

Thursday - Crafts and mixed market

Friday - Traditional Charter Market, fresh produce

Saturday - Regular themed markets - 1st Saturday of the month is Aladdins Cave collectibles, 2nd Saturday is crafts, others are mixed.

Find out more...


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Bedford Square

In the warmer summer months the Pannier Market overflows into Bedford Square and there are usually several different stalls and traders throughout the week selling a variety of different products including jewellery, plants and garden supplies, food, clothing, gifts and even custom made home decor. Bedford Square

Every 2nd, 4th & any 5th Saturdays of the month the square hosts the popular Farmers' Market, voted one of the best in the South West, with stalls selling fresh local produce. Find out more at


Bedford Square is available for hire, for more information and general enquiries Contact Us,

 Butchers' Hall

Butchers’ Hall is hosting the Tavi Arts Market, every 1st Saturday of the month until the end of this year.

Here you can find high quality, handmade wares from local artists. Visitors to the market will find unique

products not found on the high street and have a chance to meet the artists and makers themselves.

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