Shopping is always exciting, but when you shop in the historic city of Parkersburg, you are certain to find something unique. There is a myriad of shopping centers, local boutiques, and of course an array of antique shops that have prized pieces dating back centuries ago. In addition, there are local businesses for taking care of accounting, banking, and legal and real estate services.
Top Shopping Malls for the Modern Shopper
Prefer modern shopping malls with the latest brands? You have more than enough shopping malls ready to accommodate your needs, including:
- Grand Central Mall
- Point Park Marketplace
Unique Shopping for the Artist and Collector
Are you more the type that prefers a shopping experience where you can pick up the perfect piece for your home or perhaps grab up items that you can finish with your unique touch? The artistry and do-it-yourself culture of Parkersburg are more than welcoming to your needs. A few shops to check out in the region include:
- Woodcraft – Since 1928, this shop has been the go-to resource for supplies, wood, books, plans, and everything you need to run a quality woodworking shop right out of your home.
- Gift Gallery of Vienna – Find a unique collection of home accessories, jewelry, and gifts that are inspirational right here at the Gift Gallery.
- Parkersburg Art Center – Look at the continually changing unique items created by local artists all by hand. Nothing is mass produced, and each piece is extraordinary.
- Pat Catan’s Craft Centers – For the artsy and crafty person inside you, enjoy the largest craft, art, floral, and hobby shop in the entire state.
Specialty Stores and Unique Finds
Parkersburg is also home to unique shops and artistry that you cannot find anywhere else in the state — possibly even the country.
American Flags and Poles
Celebrate a store that is dedicated to our nation with an assortment of flags, poles, and banners to display your beliefs and be proud of what you represent.
Berdines 5 & Dime
This store has been around since 1908 and still offers the unique, eclectic mix of products that only a store of this magnitude could handle. You can find everything from collectors’ tin toys, bulk candies, unusual items, and practice gifts for all ages.
Holl’s Swiss Chocolatier
Get your chocolate fix with gourmet handcrafted chocolates from the artisans of Switzerland. Here you find the finest ingredients and attention to detail that only comes from Master Chocolatiers.
Mulberry Lane Country Store
Locate the state’s largest collection of folk art, seasonal décor, antiques, home accessories, candles, pottery, kitchen accessories, animal decorations, holiday decor, and must more. This store is fantastic with its selection and one that you could easily spend an afternoon just browsing.
The Cook’s Shop
Whether you need fine cutlery, gourmet spices or you want to update your kitchen cookware, the best place to go where you will find fantastic customer service is Cook’s Shop. You can also take cooking and baking classes from local chefs and experts, attend seminars, and purchase just about every modern and unique kitchen gadget there is.