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Address: Charleston, SC
Phone Number: 8463275976
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An outdoor flea market, great for browsing.

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Better known as "City Market"

If you are into art, crafts, jewelry, soap, baskets, t-shirts or anything close, this is the place for you. Three blocks of sheds selling it all. I didn't know there were so many... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
1Linton
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Farmington Hills, Michigan
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Farmington Hills, Michigan
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

If you are into art, crafts, jewelry, soap, baskets, t-shirts or anything close, this is the place for you. Three blocks of sheds selling it all. I didn't know there were so many seagrass baskets in the world. There are some very nice pieces but most is the same junk you would see anywhere. My find this trip, and I... More 

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Orlando, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

You want grass woven baskets, "bowls", trinkets, clothes etc. it's here. An Historic building housing vendors selling spices, local arts and crafts.

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Charleston, South Carolina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Being this is my hometown it is so much easier to get around the Market now that they middle aisle of vendors has been removed. Also, so much brighter with good, clean restrooms.

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Walnut Creek, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at Indigo Inn, around the corner from Market an cover picture.Both great. Market has a long bunch of old buildings Restaurants, Carriage rides,an activity center here.

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Cape Cod
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 113 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You will find many local arts & craft dealers along with clothes vendors. The Charleston sea grass baskets are beautiful and well made but very pricey.

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Rock Hill, South Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Permanent stores as well as vendor booths in this great marketplace. Local souvenirs, food and much more. Great to buy from the craftsman!

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Arlington, VA
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I really enjoyed strolling through the stalls on a Friday afternoon. There is great variety of stuff to look at and buy. Most prices are decent and sellers aren't too pushy. Browse first then buy next.

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Wyandotte, Michigan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

...and picturesque part of Charleston. We loved people-watching, but also just the atmosphere near the market, with horse-drawn carriages going by often, is a nice way to spend the afternoon. Great shops and restaurants there too, and great architecture.

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Southport, North Carolina
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lots of shopping. Enjoyed seeing all the things available. Would go back again. Variety of thing to buy.

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Toms River, New Jersey
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Enjoyed walking through and looking at the items for sale. There were some local folks selling handmade items, a lot of others just selling t-shirts and typical tourist stuff. The sweetwater basket makers are amazing, but very very expensive

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