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.
CHARLESTON CITY DAY MARKET
Operates daily from 9:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. in three open air sheds as well as the Great Hall.
CHARLESTON CITY NIGHT MARKET
Operates from 6:30 - 10:30 p.m. on Friday & Saturday.
CHARLESTON CITY MARKET NEIGHBORHOOD
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.
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Meet locals. Shop for great souvenirs. Take a tour. Enjoy local cuisine. Check into a hotel overlooking the Historic Charleston City Market.Read More
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