DOWNTOWN

Shopping downtown

Downtown Mall

A visit to Charlottesville isn’t complete without a stop at the Downtown Mall, a vibrant collection of more than 120 specialty shops and 30 restaurants (many with outdoor cafes) housed in the historic buildings on and around old Main Street. Comprising eight blocks of brick paving and lined with magnificent tall trees it is one of the most beautiful and successful pedestrian malls in the nation.

Convenient parking in nearby garages and parking lots, as well as free trolley service connecting the Downtown Mall to the University of Virginia along West Main Street make a visit to the downtown easy for visitors of all ages.

SHOPPING DOWNTOWN

Ten Thousand Villages

Ten Thousand Villages

Ten Thousand Villages presents extraordinary gifts, home décor, jewelry and personal accessories handcrafted by fairly paid artisans in developing countries.

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Spring Street Boutique

Spring Street Boutique

A colorful and energetic women’s boutique, Spring Street Boutique provides clothing found on NYC’s fashionable Spring St right here in Charlottesville.

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Spectacle Shop

The Spectacle Shop Outlet

The Spectacle Shop Outlet offers expert optical service for over 30 years. including Rx eyewear, designer sunglasses and repairs.

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Gearhart’s Fine Chocolate

Gearhart’s Fine Chocolate offers confections of uncompromising quality, forging memorable combinations of flavors and textures with artisan craftsmanship.

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Finch

Finch

This old-fashioned smoke shop provides a great relaxed atmosphere. Bring in your favorite pipe and try one of the house blends or let the experienced tobacconists recommend the perfect cigar.

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Cville Smoke Shop

Cville Smoke Shop

This old-fashioned smoke shop provides a great relaxed atmosphere. Bring in your favorite pipe and try one of the house blends or let the experienced tobacconists recommend the perfect cigar.

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C'ville Arts: A Cooperative Galery

C’ville Arts: A Cooperative Gallery

C’ville Arts: A Cooperative Gallery offers decorative & functional objects for home & garden, paintings, jewelry and more by local artists.

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Caspari

Caspari

Showcasing the art of entertaining in any room of the home with color, style and sophistication. Providing entire event coordination with invitations, decorative tableware, decorative accents and more.

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Angelo Jewelry

Angelo Jewelry

Angelo Jewelry features an exciting collection of contemporary works by nationally acclaimed designers, ranging from high-end special occasion to fun everyday wear. Located on the Downtown Mall.

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Spring Street Boutique

Pawprints

A colorful and energetic women’s boutique, Spring Street Boutique provides clothing found on NYC’s fashionable Spring St right here in Charlottesville.

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Magpie Knits

Magpie Knits

Magpie Knits is a knitting, needlepoint and hand made gift shop on the downtown mall, specializing in exquisite knitting yarns and offer classes.

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Jeweler's Eye

The Jeweler’s Eye

Jeweler’s Eye specializes in antique jewelry but offers notable new pieces too. Expert restoration, repair, and appraisal.

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Tuel Jewelers

Tuel Jewelers

Established in 1945, Tuel Jewelers provides a host of certified watchmakers, jewelers, silversmiths, stone cutters, and hand engravers to serve customers.

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Hip Joint

The Hip Joint

The Hip Joint offers activewear, yoga wear, and shoes for ballet, pointe, jazz, tap, hip-hop, ballroom and theater, plus leotards, tights and costumes.

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Men's & Boys' Shop

The Men’s & Boys’ Shop

The only men’s clothing store on the Downtown mall, The Men’s & Boys’ Shop offers a large selection of current and traditional fashions.

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Oyster House Antiques

Oyster House Antiques

Oyster House Antiques hosts a 13,000 square foot showroom featuring restored Qing Dynasty Chinese furniture and fine collectible accessories

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Joan Fenton Too

Joan Fenton Too

Joan Fenton Too offers a treasure trove of wonderful, whimsical gifts, from Baggalini handbags to infant clothing and toys.

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J Fenton Gifts

J Fenton Gifts

Explore J Fenton Gifts using Step Inside, a virtual reality tour of over 700 Charlottesville properties from stores to restaurants.

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20th Century Vintage

20th Century Vintage

Procured over decades of discerning curation, 20th Century Vintage contains a unique and diverse collection of fine art and furnishings.

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Lynne Goldman Elements

Lynne Goldman Elements

Lynne Goldman Elements is the vision of artist Lynne Goldman who curates jewels and objects from the most talented artists showing today. Located Downtown.

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Derriere De Soie

Derriere De Soie

Charlottesville’s premiere lingerie shop, Derriere De Soie, carries shapewear, slips, chemises and cute matching undies for their 30A-42H bra offerings.

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