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Places to Shop

Delightfully different shopping is a hallmark in Charleston. You'll find the work of local artisans, unique specialty shops and antiques galore – plus, a wide variety of well regarded national retailers, including Brooks Brothers and Urban Outfitters.

Downtown Market Area

Wander through the open-air market for daily shopping or to watch local artists make sweetgrass baskets. Stroll up and down Market St. and visit the unique shops.

King St. Fashion District

Historic King Street's center section is all about fashion. There are handbags and shoes straight from the red carpet as well as European lingerie, top designer fashions and jewelry.

King St. Antique District

Voted No. 1 for antique shopping by the readers of Travel + Leisure.