Antiques, Galleries & Shops

Charlottesville is a small city boasting big selection when it comes to shopping. From small specialty boutiques offering an eclectic array of wares to favorite designer lines and specialty antiques shops, we have it all! Whether you're walking the Historic Downtown Mall or the Warehouse District, or venturing along the Route 29/Emmet Street corridor, you'll find everything from large, nationally known stores to locally owned shops that reflect the individual flavor and style of our community. Be sure to visit the following antiques, galleries and shops on your next trip to Charlottesville.

Charlottesville Fashion Square

Visit over 75 exclusive shops and eateries including Sephora, J.Crew, Ann Taylor, Gap/GapKids, Bare Escentuals®, Belk, Sears, JCPenney, Coach, Express, Build-A-Bear Workshop®, New York & Company and American Eagle Outfitters. Children's play area. Free WiFi. Simon Giftcards®. Located in the heart of Charlottesville and nearby attractions, including Thomas Jefferson's historic Monticello, at U.S. 29 and East Rio Road, three miles north of the University of Virginia. Visit us at

Charlottesville Wine & Country Living

A uniquely beautiful magazine expressing the elegant country lifestyle of Jefferson's Virginia within a modern aesthetic, Charlottesville Wine & Country Living tells our local story. Each issue highlights local interests in architecture, interior design, music, literature, gardening, entertaining, dining, art, wine, cider, beer making and more!

Chroma Projects Art Laboratory

Chroma Projects' Art Gallery is now located inside York Place on the downtown mall, at 112 West Main Street (located next to Caspari). The gallery is generally open Tuesday - Saturday from 12:00 - 5:00, with First Friday Receptions introducing new exhibitions from 5:00 - 7:00 PM. The public is always welcome. Chroma invites visitors off hours too by calling 434 806-9667 to make an appointment.

Ivy Corner Garden Center, Gift Shop & Florist

A unique garden shop at the heart of the Ivy community - just 5 minutes down the road from Farmington. Browse our gift shop, pottery, and fountains for that one-of-a-kind gift. Explore our vibrant annuals, hardy perennials and hand-selected statuary to enhance the beauty of your outdoor spaces. Find out why our selection of trees and shrubs is second to none. Our landscape designers are always happy to help. Whatever the occasion, you'll find something beautiful and unique at Ivy Corner! Open 7 days a week, Mon-Sat, 8am-6pm, and Sunday 10am-5pm.

Les Yeux du Monde

For cutting edge contemporary art and vintage modern masters, visit the new W.G. Clark designed Les Yeux du Monde art gallery just minutes northeast of Charlottesville. For more information about current exhibitions and happenings, visit us on Facebook, LYDM. The gallery is open Thursday through Sunday 1-5pm and anytime by appointment. Please call or contact us through our website.

Short Pump Town Center

At Short Pump Town Center, you'll find fabulous fashion, delightful diversions, exceptional eateries and delectable treats that tempt you at each and every turn. Anchored by Nordstrom, Macy's, Dillard's and Dick's Sporting Goods, you'll be sure to find what you need with exclusive shops like Pottery Barn, Crate and Barrel, Apple Computer, Red Door Spa, H&M and many more! Special amenities include The Short Pump Express, children's indoor and outdoor play areas, outdoor fire pits and eclectic water features throughout. Hours are 10am-9pm Monday through Saturday, noon to 6pm Sunday.

Ten Thousand Villages

Intricately embroidered textiles from India, carved wood from Kenya, finely worked silver from Nepal. Ten Thousand Villages is your fair trade source for distinctive home decor, textiles, tabletop items and giftware. All Ten Thousand Villages products are handcrafted by fairly paid artisans in 38 countries around the world. Ten Thousand Villages Gift Registry is a fun and easy way to shop fair trade. 

Virginia Wine of the Month Club

The Virginia Wine of the Month Club has built a strong reputation for delivering award-winning wines to our members at great value and convenience. We specialize in hand selecting the best variety of wines for our members and we wish to share this with you. Over the years, we have built strong relationships with Virginia's top wineries and experienced the exciting growth as these wines receive widespread acclaim. Our tasting panel carefully selects each month's featured wines, bringing you both classic Virginia wines and top quality bottlings from new producers.