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Formerly a slave-trading market, this open-air fruit and vegetable market is a great place to stop and sample the fresh produce, especially the local specialty - genips.
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North side of Main St. | at Strand Gade, Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Market Square has many, many items to sale. The tents were so close together that it was difficult to see all the merchandise each vendor had.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Barbara S
Reviewed 27 January 2019

If you need souvenirs, this is the place to go. But go later in the morning as the stores are not fully set up till after 10am. There are alot of options to choose from and the vendors are very friendly, not pushy. The prices...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank A8702LLchrisk
Reviewed 6 December 2018

Lots of little shops with Trinkets, Clothes & Souvenirs. An interesting range of stuff, mostly imported from India. Love strolling in these markets. It was nice and cool inside the shops as it was away from the heat. Some stuff are pricey but hate to...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank DilrukshiH
Reviewed 12 October 2018

This is where a lot of the locals set up to sell their wares. The size was small the day we went but it was off-season and a day when no cruise ships were docked so maybe that is why it seemed small. You will...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Frank-in-MI
Reviewed 4 October 2018

After walking in and out of several stores on Main St., we happened upon the flea market in Market Place- which had been our objective all along. First off, it’s not very large, a small number of booths and vendors trying their best to make...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank CaptainNalga
Reviewed 31 August 2018

It was once but the practice was ended in the late 1800's. Today it is where the Havensight cruise terminal shuttle vans leave you off near Main Street. This is a small street vendors market with the usual stuff for sale.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Richard S
Reviewed 26 July 2018

several vendors with trinkets, clothing, bags, and what-not. negotiate for the best price. nice walking around there to see the Historical Fort, and several small shops along the bay area

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank MKTravelingMed
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

I visited the market quite a few times to pick up last minute gifts. Similar to any other markets in the carribean but highly organized. If you are an experienced traveler then you know how poor carribean countries can be so selling goods is how...More

Date of experience: July 2018
3  Thank carlasE1723BT
Reviewed 6 June 2018 via mobile

We tried it out and walking through the small park we didn’t feel safe as we had a couple of guys walk up behind us quickly and watched our moves. The market itself is just like the stores, but a lot of knock of things....More

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank ssquinn1977
Reviewed 18 April 2018

I love this place, every time I come to "The Rock" I have to stop here to pick up souvenirs & snacks! The people are very cool & friendly!

Date of experience: May 2017
4  Thank Drkphyre
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2 January 2018|
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Response from SunshineHug | Reviewed this property |
Not sure about the local events but the Market is in constant activity and it is a great afternoon walk.
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Response from solohikr | Reviewed this property |
There is no beach close to the market. Having gone to the market and the beach, I highly recommend going to the beach and skipping the market. The market is full of tourist t shirts and trinkets. Seriously it is junk... More
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