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Charleston City Market

188 Meeting St, Charleston, SC 29401-3155
+1 843-937-0920
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A popular tourist destination composed of 200-year old brick market buildings with shops and restaurants.
  • Excellent41%
  • Very good34%
  • Average21%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“local crafts” (141 reviews)
“for sale” (220 reviews)
188 Meeting St, Charleston, SC 29401-3155
+1 843-937-0920
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was very interesting to see this historical part of Charleston still operating on a daily basis. A great spot to find locally made items for gifts or personal enjoyment.

Thank jh712015
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you are looking for something from Charleston to remember your visit, then you can find it here. From handcrafted items, to food products and fashion ware, there are plenty of choices. Restaurants nearby, as well as carriage rides.

Thank pbnc63
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There are so many things to do and see in and around the city market. In the market you will find many hand made items such as sweet grass baskets and hand painted items. For those who are hungry, try one of several restaurants that...More

Thank larryacred
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Market is such a wonderful place for the entire family. There's amazing entertainment, beautiful artwork, handmade goods, something for everyone. Highly recommend going at night for a little night music!

Thank mclexis
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There are so many great and awesome things to see and do in Charles Town it is difficult to say; that which you should must absolutely do, however at the top of your list should be the City Market. It is a Pirates treasure trove...More

Thank michaelgK8251AQ
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There’s a lot to see at the Market and while it’s a bit tourist-y it’s a must see when visiting Charleston.

Thank Kate H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was raining so it was nice to wander through a covered market. I didn't see much that really caught my attention other than the baskets that people were making. Otherwise, you could be anywhere in the country.

Thank Sheila V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We spent at least 2 hours walking through this market area. It consists of several buildings, one right after the other. Each building has vendors down each side, with a wide aisle in the center. We saw several unique items - baskets, jewelry, children’s items,...More

Thank roddyRI
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a fun place just to walk through and check out lots of local crafts and souvenirs. The vendors are very nice and most of them are up for a friendly chat. The only parking in the area is parallel parking street-side, but the...More

Thank Ghostwriter62
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was a hot SC day, so we enjoyed a nice homemade lemonade from the market and walked around. It had your normal, market vendors. Nothing super special, but nice to look around. It was clean and we felt safe.

Thank lovetotravel1229
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Joyce G
20 January 2018|
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Response from SaraJets | Reviewed this property |
Can take uber which costs $17-20 dollars
14 November 2017|
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Response from Kenneth F | Reviewed this property |
Not that I saw. Folks were pulling bags and getting them stored.
Debbie B
26 July 2017|
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