Shopping in Charleston South Carolina

Everyone who goes on a vacation seeks different activities that they will enjoy. Some go to relax on the beach, some go to play a good game of golf, some go to site see, some go for the nightlife and some go to shop! If you love shopping and enjoy being wowed by really posh, chic and fashionable boutiques and stores; you will discover Charleston South Carolina as your destination for the best in both relaxation and shopping. The reason is because Charleston is home to the fabulous King St., which is filled with a number of familiar and unique upscale shops that are bound to delight and excite the shopper in you.


King Street Shopping

King Street is One of The 10 Top Shopping Districts in USA
— Forbes Traveler
One of the 10 Best Shopping Streets in the United States
— U.S. News & World Report

There are so many things that you can do during your stay in Charleston, but no matter how busy you make your schedule, you will still want to reserve an afternoon so you can explore the upscale shops of King St. Go ahead; spend a little, live a little and have a great time in Charleston, South Carolina.

If you love shopping and enjoy being wowed by really posh, chic and fashionable boutiques and stores; you will discover Charleston South Carolina as your destination for the best in both relaxation and shopping. The reason is because Charleston is home to the fabulous King St., which is filled with a number of familiar and unique upscale shops that are bound to delight and excite the shopper in you.

U.S. News & World Report ranks this among the Top Ten Shopping Streets in U.S.A. comparing favorably to New York's Fifth Avenue and Chicago's Michigan Avenue.

Antique Stores

George Birlant & Company

Since 1922 this antique shop has been a fixture in downtown Charleston.   They carry silver, china, brass and crystal.  Furnishings from the 18th-19th centuries are imported to complete their collection.   As well as having such a local legacy, the firms's commitment to fine antiques and its longevity have made it a prestigious antique store beyond the city limits.   Dining tables and grandfather clocks are among their specialties.