Charleston Market Street shopping centers around the Old City Market, which was built in 1841 on land that had earlier been donated to Charleston by Charles Cotesworth Pinckney, one of the signers of the Declaration of Independence. Market Hall, which is the main building, is an impressive Greek-style temple. Stroll by the Market Hall to admire the façade of the extraordinary main building and spend time shopping among more than 100 vendors offering everything from local souvenirs and gourmet foods to clothing. The Market reaches from East Bay Street to Meeting Street.
For more details on the historic shopping experience at Old City Market, visit here.
Downtown Charleston Shopping:
You’ll find it all in the Downtown Charleston shopping district. Downtown Charleston, South Carolina is home to a wide array of shopping from ranging from antiques and art galleries, boutiques, books and furniture to jewelry, clothing and shoes, and music stores. The Downtown Charleston shopping district is particularly well-known as a center for galleries and the fine arts. More than 12 art galleries are located in Downtown Charleston, including the Audubon Gallery and the Coleman Fine Art gallery.
For more details and to view a Downtown Charleston shopping guide, visit www.discovercharleston.com/shopping/shopping-map.htm.
Shopping Malls Charleston, SC:
Experience terrific shopping malls in Charleston, SC ranging from upscale department stores to fabulous outlet shopping centers. Local shopping malls in the Charleston, South Carolina area include: the Northwoods Mall which features JCPenney, Gap and Sears; the Citadel Mall which features Belk, Dillards and Sears; and the Mount Pleasant Towne Centre which features fine out door shopping. For outlet shopping, the Tanger Outlet Center features top brands at discount prices.
For more information on shopping at Tanger Outlet, visit www.tangeroutlet.com/charleston.