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Barton Square

Barton Square is a £300m investment adjoining The Trafford Centre at the heart of TraffordCity.It provides the space and backdrop for global brands to showcase their latest flagship stores, new design concepts and product ranges.

The unique architecture and design under a fully glazed roof provides the opportunity to host a true blended mix of retail and leisure.

Barton Square is the place where 5 million everyday adventurers each year come to find everything they never expected.

Be a part of the adventure.

be a part of the next generation of retail, leisure and dining

The facts

Barton Square is anchored by an 7,837 sq m Primark store; 4,368 sq m LEGOLAND Discovery Centre; 1,961 sq m SEA LIFE Aquarium and an exciting new 2,785 sq m Nerf AX, opening December 2021 with a £5.5 million investment.

Barton Square within TraffordCity is conveniently located five miles west of Manchester city centre, adjacent to the M60 orbital motorway and boasts excellent connectivity via road, tram, rail and air.

The light rail Metrolink extension to TraffordCity completed in March 2020. The Metrolink stop sits directly adjacent to Barton Square.

Barton Square exterior

11.3 m people

live within a 90 minute drivetime

50% of the UK population

live within 150 miles

44% of visitors

to TraffordCity make up the top two affluent Acorn categories

£75m

latest investment

31,600 sq m

floorspace

8 x 6.6m

shopfronts to showcase your brand

The opportunity

Retail

Opportunities are available for premium retail brands to showcase their flagship stores on a range of floorspace from 312 sq m to 5,748 sq m.

Leisure

Opportunities are available for premium boutique leisure brands to showcase their flagship stores on a range of floorspace from 226 sq m to 3,558 sq m.

Turnover leases are available on detailed terms to be agreed.

Trading hours from 10am through to 10pm Monday to Friday, 10am to 9pm on Saturday and 12 noon till 6pm on Sunday with free car parking.

Floor plans

Ground level

Barton Square Ground Level

Upper level

Barton Square upper level

Join us!

Interested in joining the next generation of retail, leisure and dining? We'd love to talk to you...

Barton Square - Primark
Child at SEA LIFE Manchester
LEGO NINJAGO at LEGOLAND Discovery Centre, Barton Square

Latest news from TraffordCity...

@traffordcity | 15 Oct

In support of Baby Loss Awareness week, @Barton_Square at TraffordCity will be hosting a special Wave of Light event tonight at 7pm. Bags by @myfirst5years will be available to purchase with all proceeds donated to @tommys. Find out more about the event: traffordcity.co.uk/bartonsquare-w\u2026

@traffordcity | 15 Oct

We're celebrating 6 years on Twitter today! Thank you to all our fantastic followers, plus the visitors and retailers who have made TraffordCity what it is today. We can't wait for the next 6 years... we have a lot in store! #MyTwitterAnniversary

@traffordcity | 14 Oct

#BabyLossAwarenessWeek In support of Baby Loss Awareness Week & Tommy's Charity, @Barton_Square, TraffordCity will host a special remembrance event on Friday 15th October at 7pm for the Wave Of Light. Find out more below. 💜 traffordcity.co.uk/bartonsquare-w\u2026Q

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