Miller Arcade, Preston’s first indoor shopping centre, was constructed in 1899 and modelled on the larger Burlington Arcade in London. This architectural gem still remains a draw, more than a century on.
Standing proud as a Grade II listed Victorian building, Miller Arcade has many grand period features. Step inside where you will find ornate tiling, vintage shop fronts, high glass panelled ceiling and a couple of benches to view it all from. The buildings bygone charm makes it’s easy to imagine what is was like 100 years ago.
It is also home to a small selection of independent and well known shops as well restaurant, eatery and bar. Miller Arcade is worth a visit for both shoppers and those who appreciate history and architecture alike. It also makes a great place to meet friends, read a book, or enjoy a few quiet moments of reflection.
Map Address for Miller Arcade
Miller Arcade, Preston, PR1 2QY.