The Trafford Centre is a large indoor shopping centre and leisure complex in Greater Manchester, England. In the Metropolitan Borough of Trafford, the centre is within the Trafford Park industrial estate, five miles west of Manchester city centre.
The Trafford Centre opened in 1998 and is the third largest shopping centre in the United Kingdom by retail size. It was developed by the Peel Group and is owned by Intu Properties following a £1.65 billion sale in 2011 – the largest single property acquisition in British history. As of 2017, the centre has a market value of £2.312 billion.The site was owned by the Manchester Ship Canal Company until 1986, when the company was acquired by John Whittaker of Peel Holdings, who had plans to build an out-of-town shopping centre.
Mon - Fri: 10 a.m. - 10 p.m.
Sat: 10 a.m. - 9 p.m.
Sun: noon - 6 p.m.
Official Website http://traffordcentre.co.uk/
Phone +44 161 749 1717
Address Stretford, Manchester M17 8AA, United Kingdom
Coordinates 53°27'55.968" N -2°20'53.116" E