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Charlottesville offers an array of shopping possibilities from small boutiques to large department stores. Great stores can be found throughout the city, but here are just a few of the main locations.

If you can't find what you are looking for in Charlottesville - Richmond, Williamsburg, and the Washington D.C. area are easy day trips and have great shopping.

Albemarle Square Shopping Center

Atlantic Coast Athletic Club (ACAC), Circuit City, the Great Frame Up, Outback Steakhouse, Northside Library, Plan 9 Music, Chandler's Bakery.

500 Albemarle Sq, Charlottesville, VA Map

Barracks Road Shopping Center

Kroger and Harris Teeter grocery stores, Goody's discount clothing, Bed Bath & Beyond, Barnes and Noble, Blue Ridge Mountain Sports. For clothes, Talbots, Ann Taylor, Beecroft & Bull, Old Navy, and Banana Republic.

Barracks Road Shopping Center | 1117 N Emmet St, Charlottesville, VA Map

The Corner

Restaurant and shopping area across the street from University Central Grounds. Plan 9 music, Littlejohn's, Espresso Caffe, Orbit Billiards & Café, Mincers, Dixie Divas Women’s Boutique.

1427 W Main St, Charlottesville, VA Map

Downtown Mall

Charlottesville's community showpiece, this pedestrian outdoor mall with its patio restaurants is the best place to hang out and people-watch outside the University. Numerous restaurants, bookstores, coffee shops. Many stores and restaurants closed on Sunday.

Downtown Mall | 200 W Main St, Charlottesville, VA Map

Fashion Square Mall

Charlottesville's only indoor mall. Belk, Sears, JC Penney. Waldenbooks, Sam Goody. Ann Taylor, the Gap & GapKids, Express, Lane Bryant, Legends, Lerner New York, Eddie Bauer, Abercrombie & Fitch, J. Crew, and Victoria's Secret for clothes. Foot Locker & Nine West Shoes. Disney Store, Radio Shack.

Fashion Square Mall | 1600 Rio Rd E, Charlottesville, VA Map

Pantops Shopping Center

Food Lion grocery store, Roses discount household goods, Eckerd's, Sweetbones and Shang Hai restaurants.

Pantops Shopping Center | 570 Pantops Ctr, Charlottesville, VA Map

Rio Hill Shopping Center

Kroger grocery store, T.J. Maxx (discount name brand department store), AAA, Dollar Tree, Crutchfield audio outlet center, Dick’s Sporting Goods.

1980 Rio Hill Ctr, Charlottesville, VA Map

Seminole Square Shopping Center

Giant supermarket, Office Depot, Marshalls, Performance Bike Shop, the Party Starts Here party accessories, Fashion Bug, and a dry cleaner.

Seminole Square Shopping Center | Seminole Court, Charlottesville, VA Map

Shoppers World Shopping Center

Whole Foods natural grocery store, Staples office supplies, Market Street Wineshop-Uptown, Copocabana restaurant, Advance Auto Parts.

300 Shoppers World Ct, Charlottesville, VA Map

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