Categories: Itinerary

Still looking for that perfect Christmas present? Then head to to the Walled City of Derry~Londonderry. Here you'll find the best shops from craft shops, high street stores to hidden gems along the way. 

Foyleside Shopping Centre

With one of the biggest shopping centres in the North West, Foyleside Shopping Centre is home to more than 50 stores all offering an enticing shopping mix from the biggest High Street brands, including Marks and Spencers, Dunnes, Frasers, Sports Direct, Waterstones, River Island, Monsoon and many more.

Opening Times: Monday - Friday 9am-9pm, Saturday 9am - 7pm, Sunday 1pm - 6pm.

Richmond Shopping Centre 

Opening Times: 

Monday- Friday 9am - 10pm 

Saturday (11th & 18th) 9am - 7pm

Sunday (12th & 19th) 1pm - 6pm

Built in 1984, Richmond Shopping Centre is a thriving centre based within the City's historic City Walls and is one of the city's most popular and beloved retail establishments. 

Hosting more than 40 shops, Richmond boasts an array of big name retailers including Argento, JD Sports, Sports Direct, Holland and Barrett and New Look to name but a few.

Visit Derry Gift Shop

Opening Times:

Monday - Wednesday 9.30am - 5pm, Thursday 9.30am - 7pm, Friday 9.30am - 5pm, Saturday and Sunday 10am - 5pm. 

The Visit Derry Gift Shop has a wide range of gitfts ideal for those living both near and far. From Derry Girls merchandise, including calendars, mugs, prints and even Erin's Diary, right through to home made gifts from the Walled City of Derry - Londonderry, we have it all. 

Explore our online store here. 

Checkpoint Charlie

Mon – Sat, 10.30am – 5.30pm
Sunday – Closed

Checkpoint Charlie is a unique gift and souvenir shop in Derry. Stocking bespoke, Derry gifts, designed exclusively for the store. 

The Craft Village

The Craft Village is a hidden jewel in Derry’s crown. Dickensian in appearance and delightful in layout, Derry’s Craft Village is a cultural oasis in the heart of a vibrant city, home to an eclectic mix of artisan craft shops, licensed restaurant and coffee shops. Take advantage of the Craft Village's unique shopping district which offers a vast variety of unique gifts for that special occasion. With over seventy local crafters operating out of the village, you’re sure to find something to suit everyone.


A piece of jewellery makes for a perfect Christmas present. Some of our jewellers offer bespoke gifts inscribed with various aspects of the city’s history, including okaleaf and acorn jewellery. There's a wide range of jewellers in the city, including D. Cooleys, Faller the Jeweller and Lunn's The Jewellers.

Elkstone Clothing

Discover the latest in men's fashion at Elkstone Clothing. Ranging from smart and casual menswear, Elkstone has top brands like Crew Clothing, Joe Browns, Tom Penn, and more.