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Tax-Free Shopping in Philadelphia
With a wonderful mix of urban shopping districts and some of the nation’s largest retail centers, you’ll need an extra bag to bring everything home!
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A glistening specialty food emporium providing a veritable feast for the senses
The Di Bruno Bros. specialty store on Chestnut Street is an absolute must-see if you appreciate food. At all. Seriously. This place is very close to a boutique foodies heaven.
Charming countryside village just one hour from Philadelphia
Peddler’s Village offers small town, colonial charm just one hour from Center City Philadelphia. Explore 65 independently owned and operated specialty shops, six restaurants, a 71-room inn, family-friendly attractions and exciting annual events.
America’s oldest farmers’ market
Established in 1892 at 12th and Arch Streets, Reading Terminal is the nation’s oldest continuously operating farmers’ market. Today, this indoor foodie paradise is a one-stop shop for everything from local produce and meats to artisanal cheeses and incredibly delicious desserts and baked goods. It’s also home to the “best sandwich in America.”
Philadelphia’s oldest sports apparel company
Philadelphia-based Mitchell & Ness Nostalgia Co. has developed a major following creating and selling authentic, vintage-inspired sports apparel for over 100 years.
Macy’s downtown Philadelphia location is in a National Historic Landmark
Located in the historic Wanamaker building, Macy’s Center City is one of Philadelphia’s top shopping destinations with more than 100 years of retail history.
Premier shopping destination in Philadelphia and the Countryside
Brand loyalists and cost-conscious shoppers will feel right at home at the Philadelphia Premium Outlets.
A South Philadelphia mainstay since the 19th Century
The South Philadelphia mainstay, thriving since the 19th Century, is a haven for lovers of food.
From common objects come masterpieces of artistic expression
October 9-11, 2015View More
For the third year in a row, the Pennsylvania Guild of Craftsmen will present the Pennsylvania Guild Fine Craft Fair, a vibrant and festive event celebrates the work of the innovative craftspeople who take everyday, functional items and transform them into masterpieces of artistic expression that still remain useful.
Find your style in the city’s top shops
October 7-14, 2015View More
The city shows off its fashionable side during The Philadelphia Collection, a week-long celebration of Philadelphia’s fashion and retail community.
An upscale vintage and antiques bazaar
September 13; October 4, 25; November 8, 2015View More
The Clover Market attracts shoppers from all over to its beautifully displayed tents of vintage goods and artisan wares.
French-founded gallery featuring art for everyone
Founded in France, Carré d’artistes brings its accessible, original artwork to Philadelphia. Offering unique and affordable artwork, the Philadelphia location of Carré d’artistes features more than 500 works from 15 artists.View More
Fair trade shopping in Center City
At Ten Thousand Villages on Walnut Street, shopping is a global adventure. Browse jewelry, accessories and home accents handcrafted by fairly paid artisans in developing countries around the world.View More
Spacious storefront featuring rare antiques, global arts, private events and more
Since 1993, thousands of savvy shoppers, designers and collectors around the country have taken inspiration and resource in Material Culture’s vast and constantly changing inventory of rare and unique finds.View More
The place for fabric in Philly
Fabric Row has continued to be a hub for textile-related businesses for over a century in Philadelphia.View More
Fresh air and fresh fare
The just-renovated Porch at 30th Street Station has debuted the first round of its new-and-improved features. Located at 30th Street Station, the popular outdoor space is now offering better-than-ever permanent elements that will make the Porch a go-to hangout all year round.View More
America’s oldest farmers’ market
Established in 1892 at 12th and Arch Streets, Reading Terminal is the nation’s oldest continuously operating farmers’ market. Today, this indoor foodie paradise is a one-stop shop for everything from local produce and meats to artisanal cheeses and incredibly delicious desserts and baked goods. It’s also home to the “best sandwich in America.”View More
April 25 & September 19View More
Go West! Craft Fest is an annual gathering of West Philly’s best artisans and craftspeople that allows shoppers to discover new creators of clothing, jewelry, housewares, knitwork and more.
Lively festivals that celebrate the city’s diversity all summer long
September 20, 2015View More
The PECO Multicultural Series is a popular series of diverse and free events at Penn’s Landing throughout the summer.
“Circle the Square” with fine art
September 18-20, 2015View More
Now in its 84th year, the Rittenhouse Square Fine Art Show has the long-running distinction of being the nation’s oldest outdoor original artwork show.
Flagship store for signature jewelry designer
Discover the handcrafted elegance of internationally-recognized LAGOS jewelry at their flagship store in Rittenhouse Square.View More
One of the largest outdoor arts festivals in the region celebrates 25 years
June 20-21View More
One of the largest outdoor arts festivals in the Delaware Valley, the Manayunk Arts Festival draws thousands of people to its historic Main Street for a two-day festival of arts, crafts, music, food and more.
The sights and sounds of the Caribbean converge on Penn’s Landing
August 16View More
Travel to the Islands without leaving Philadelphia for the annual Caribbean Festival at Penn’s Landing Great Plaza. This free festival of Caribbean traditions, music and food is a culturally rich celebration of 14 Caribbean Islands featuring a collage of sights, sounds, aromas and tastes.