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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), Fresh Market, 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, Anthropologie, The Happy Cook, Ulta Cosmetics, Bed Bath & Beyond, Barnes and Noble, Oil and Vinegar, Michaels, Jos. A. Bank. For clothes, lou lou, J.Jill, 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.

The Corner | 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

Plan 9 Music, Edible Arrangements, Big Lots, GNC, Office Depot, Marshalls, Performance Bike Shop, the Party Starts Here party accessories, Fashion Bug, and many more.

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

Shoppers World Shopping Center

Stein Mart, DSW, Staples office supplies, Home Goods, Carmello's Restaurant, Jason's Deli, Advance Auto Parts and more.

300 Shoppers World Ct, Charlottesville, VA Map

The Shops at Stonefiled

Trader Joe's, Pier 1 Imports, Pottery Barn, Williams-Sonoma, Brooks Brothers, Blue Ridge Mtn. Sports, Pasture and more.

The Shops at Stonefield |Rt. 29 & Hydraulic Road, Charlottesville, VA Map

The U.Va. Bookstore

Your source for all things U.Va. The Bookstore offers one-stop shopping for clothing, gifts, textbooks, books, and computers. Visit regularly to find out about the Special of the Week!

UVA Bookstores |4th Floor, Central Grounds Parking Garage, 400 Emmet St., S, Charlottesville, VA Map

Whole Foods Market

The #1 Retailer of Organic and Natural Foods.

Whole Foods Charlottesville | 1797 Hydraulic Rd., Charlottesville, VA Map

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