Explore the Charleston City Market

Welcome to the Charleston City Market, the cultural heart of the City. As one of the nation's oldest public markets, the historic Charleston City Market plays a leading role in the preservation time-treasured customs and vibrant American history. Throughout the year, the local community and visitors alike gather for authentic experiences and interaction with more than 300 vibrant entrepreneurs. 

The Charleston City Market is a multi-faceted attraction.

Operates daily from 9:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. in three open air sheds as well as the Great Hall.

Operates from 6:30 - 10:30 p.m. on Friday & Saturday.

The surrounding neighborhood is filled with fabulous hotels, restaurants, walking and carriage tours, and specialty shops.

No matter what time of day or season you plan to visit, there is something to see, do, taste, and take home as a souvenir from the Charleston City Market!

Parking is plentiful as are places to eat, so make plans to spend an entire day exploring the Charleston City Market.

Pets are allowed in the market if they are carried, or if they are service animals.

 "The eclectic, revolving and evolving wares that can be found at The Charleston City Market create a fun and exciting shopping atmosphere that keeps both visitors and natives returning to peruse the new items every few months or so.— Charleston's Finest