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A popular tourist destination composed of 200-year old brick market buildings with shops and restaurants.
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188 Meeting St, Charleston, SC 29401-3155
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Reviewed today via mobile

We stopped in while in the area, and this place remains a really cool spot. You can find lots of local goods and gifts.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank daearz77
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

It's been about 15 years and I don't remember what it was like back then but I found some stuff to buy that was pretty nice. Art, clothes, food, all different kind of things. Restaurant close by. This was a fun little trip. Much to...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank roll-on-my-friend
Reviewed yesterday

We walked from our hotel to the Charleston City Market. There were so many vendors and a lot of variety. I bought a beautiful handmade souvenir from a local artist. Would definitely recommend if you are in Charleston!

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Claire5109
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

we had a great time shopping, talking with vendors, seeing lots of local arts and crafts. Spent a few hours just looking through the market. It's a lot of fun to shop here

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank kathyeO8494FL
Reviewed yesterday

Many kiosks & vendors, much handmade & local stuff, covered from the rain & well lit. Food & knick knack souveniers, close to free DASH bus, try it!

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Michaelene2013
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Not that great. Seemed like every interesting open air shop said NO PHOTOS. Hmmmmm @ a major tourist destination.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank jimsnelling
Reviewed yesterday

We enjoyed the market - we went a few times. Lots of vendors and fun and interesting things to purchase. .

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Julee H
Reviewed yesterday

Parking was easy. Interesting hand made local crafts and such. A nice way to spend the morning in Charleston.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank ToneLoke
Reviewed yesterday

Still a good place to stroll through but it is usually busy so would definitely advise o avoid if a cruise ship is in as too many people can mar the experience

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Nick E
Reviewed 2 days ago

This is probably the most efficient way to shop for your souvenirs in Charleston. Everybody always finds something they like. This is 6 blocks of storefronts, two blocks of which are inside a building, and the other four (to either end of the building) are...More

Date of experience: October 2019
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19 June 2019|
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Response from Snowybears | Reviewed this property |
They are typically open 7 days a week 9:30- 6:00 Sunday- Thursday and. 9:30-10:30 Friday and Saturday. Also right there are several carriage ride companies, may I suggest taking one of those. So much fun! Lots of good... More
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13 April 2019|
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Response from travelistanr1 | Reviewed this property |
We bought the okra, as well as cheerwine (cherry cola) and specialty chocolate there, that may help you find it. It is on the left side of the alley when entering from the city side It is called Sweet Charleston
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Response from 99tabs | Reviewed this property |
it was sweet gourmet! i’m eating them now!!!
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