Nieuwestad & Wirdumerdijk
Shop till you drop
Shopping time in Leeuwarden means heading first to the Nieuwestad and Wirdumerdijk. Here, you’ll find the popular fashion chains Zara, Costes, and H&M. It’s the perfect place to search for a great birthday outfit, well-fitting jeans, a good warm winter jacket; or just for window-shopping.
Shops in Leeuwarden - Nieuwestad & Wirdumerdijk
You won’t just find the big fashion chains on the Nieuwestad and Wirdumerdijk, though, there’s also Hema, the wonderful Boekhandel van der Velde (one of the largest book shops in the region), perfumery Douglas; and the pharmacies Etos and Kruidvat. Perhaps you’d like a pair of new shoes? Luckily, the two streets have plentiful shoe shops, including Idenza, Sacha, Woudstra; and Ziengs.
For a pair of fresh trainers, or football boots, head to Footlocker, JD Sports, or The Athlete’s Foot. We’ve only mentioned a small selection of the massive number of shops on the Nieuwestad and Wirdumerdijk, so if you’re interested in more of the lovely shopping that Leeuwarden offers, head to the Kleine Kerstraat, the Oosterstraat, or grab something delicious to wander around the market with.