Shopping near Downtown Philadelphia

Philadelphia ShoppingSome of the best shopping opportunities in Philadelphia are available in one of the city's trendiest district. Rittenhouse Row boasts dozens of shops and boutiques that sell designer apparel, jewelry and other fashionable items. High priced denim, leather, handbags and shoes are some of the hot items that are sold in the Rittenhouse Row district. Rittenhouse Row is a district that is roughly located north of the green space at the public Rittenhouse Square park. A walk along Walnut Street offers great window shopping opportunities for both men and women. However, Rittenhouse Row doesn't offer as many opportunities for buying children's items. Chestnut Street and Market Street also have some of the shops that are considered to be part of Rittenhouse Row. The high end shops and businesses in this district are also mixed with drug stores, convenience stores and other local shops.

The Market Place East is another popular shopping venue in Philadelphia. Located just south of Franklin Square, the Market Place East is housed in a historic building that once served as the flagship location for the Philadelphia based Lit Brothers department store. The adjacent Gallery at Market East is an indoor shopping mall that is considered to be an extension of the historic Market Place East center. Overall, the Market Place district offers more affordable bargains when compared to Rittenhouse Row. Additionally, the Market Place district has multiple shops that sells children's items.

The Historic Antique Row offers some of the most unique shopping experiences in Philadelphia. Located along Pine Street, the Antique Row is a small district that is lined with antique shops and other small retailers. This shopping area is great for buying gifts, decorations, artwork and other crafty items not available in modern retailers and shopping malls.

Jeweler's Row in Philadelphia invites shoppers to find some of the best precious metals and stones in the city. Dozens of jewelry businesses line up Sansom Street and the surrounding streets. Diamonds rings, gold necklaces, gemstone earrings and other unique jewelry pieces can be easily found in this specialty shopping district of Philadelphia.

Some of Philadelphia's busiest venues also offer great shopping opportunities. The Marketplace at the B/C Terminal connector section in Philadelphia International Airport features more than 30 total retail shops that sells items in more than a dozen different categories. Other shops are also available in the other terminals at the airport.

Citizens Bank Park, Lincoln Financial Field and Wells Fargo Center at the South Philadelphia Sports Complex sell cool official sports merchandise. The venues for the Phillies, Sixers, Eagles and Flyers have shops featuring jerseys, memorabilia and other great items for sale.