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Chelsea Market

Updated by Pat Dorri on February 22 2024

Culinary and Cultural Hotspot in Manhattan's Chelsea Neighborhood.

Address: 75 9th Ave, New York, NY 10011, United States

People walking along Chelsea Market
Shop till you drop at the quirky shops within Chelsea Market.
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💲 Free Entry

👩‍🦽 Wheelchair accessible

🍽️ Diverse Food Vendors (open varied hours)

🚽 Public Restrooms

Where can I find Chelsea Market?

Chelsea Market is located in the heart of Manhattan's trendy Chelsea neighborhood.

It's situated within a block that stretches from 9th to 10th Avenues and from 15th to 16th Streets.

Why should I visit Chelsea Market?

This vibrant market is housed in a renovated historic factory building and is known for its unique architectural features.

It offers an array of culinary delights ranging from gourmet foods to ethnic cuisines, alongside unique shops, and pop-up art installations. The market is also known for its atmosphere, combining the industrial past with contemporary culture.

What are the opening hours at Chelsea Market?

General opening hours

Monday - 7am - 10pm

Tuesday - 7am - 10pm

Wednesday - 7am - 10pm

Thursday - 7am - 10pm

Friday - 7am - 10pm

Saturday - 7am - 10pm

Sunday - 8am - 9pm

Closures and holidays

Hours may vary on holidays and special events, with Chelsea Market always closed on Christmas Day.

Be sure to check for latest guidance on the official website

View of the High Line, New York
Take a walk along the High Line after exploring the market.
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Where should I park when visiting Chelsea Market?

Street parking is limited. There are multiple parking garages close by, including on 15th and 16th Streets between 9th and 10th Avenues.

Is Chelsea Market accessible by public transportation?

Chelsea Market is easily accessible by public transportation. The A, C, E, and L subway lines at 14th Street and 8th Avenue are the closest. Numerous bus routes also run nearby.

When is the best time to visit Chelsea Market?

Weekday mornings are typically less crowded. Chelsea market can get quite busy during lunch hours and on weekends.

What are the best things to see near Chelsea Market?

There are plenty of great places close to Chelsea Market to also explore. Here are some favorites.

  • The High Line - An elevated park offering unique views of the city and the Hudson River.
  • Whitney Museum of American Art - Famous for its collection of contemporary American art.
  • Hudson River Park - A scenic park along the Hudson River, perfect for walking, cycling, and outdoor activities.
The Whitney Museum of American Art building from the outside
For a culture fix, visit the nearby Whitney Museum of American Art.

Common questions about Chelsea Market

A visit to Chelsea promises a bustling and delicious experience! Here are some other things you can expect to find.

Is Chelsea Market accessible to those with lower mobility?

✔️ Yes, Chelsea Market is accessible for wheelchair users, and accessible for those with strollers.

Is Chelsea Market free to enter?

✔️ Yes, there is no entry fee to visit Chelsea Market.

Is Chelsea Market pet-friendly?

❌ Pets are generally not allowed inside Chelsea Market, with the exception of service animals.

Is Chelsea Market child-friendly?

✔️ Yes, Chelsea Market is a family-friendly destination.

Is Chelsea Market a year-round attraction?

✔️ Yes, Chelsea Market is open all year and offers indoor shopping and dining.

Are refreshments available at Chelsea Market?

✔️ Yes, there's a wide variety of food vendors at Chelsea Market.

Are there restrooms at Chelsea Market?

✔️ Yes, public restrooms are available at Chelsea Market

What else is useful to know before I visit Chelsea Market?

The market features a range of boutique shops, food vendors, and often hosts events and pop-up installations.

Several sections of the market offer seating areas where you can enjoy your food.

Alaskan king crab legs sold at Chelsea Market in Manhattan, New York City
Make sure to head to Chelsea Market with an empty stomach and an open mind!

Where to stay near Chelsea Market

There are plenty of great hotel options in Chelsea, Manhattan, once you have enjoyed a visit to Chelsea Market.