The Castle Emporium is  a hub of independent one-off eclectic shops & specialised professional services.


Under new management October 2018 -October 2021:

Emily Michael (one half of resident shop The SHO Gallery and Shop)

Since management changeover team SHO (Dan & Emily) have taken on the huge challenge to give this lovely building the love and maintenance it truly deserves! With lots of building and improvements  underway, pushing their craftsmanship skills to the limits, new beautiful units will accommodate even more businesses and welcome many more brilliant individual shops  and services to join us! Independents together!

An emporium of retail therapy & a welcoming friendly place in the heart of Cardiff city centre on the legendary Womanby street!

The tall curved ceiling building was originally a 1920's silent movie cinema and today this magnificent place with it's 'indoor market' layout houses an mix of retail businesses over two vibrant floors.

Under one roof you can find many individual shops including a speciality coffee hut with indoor lawn, plant shop, an art gallery, local brands, incense, clothing, a brilliant barber, a skate shop, custom framing service, radical bookshop, nail studio, tattoo studio, and much more to come!

We are a retail emporium with lots to offer and we frequently host special events to promote our amazing resident independent businesses, follow us on social media to keep updated!