There are stores where you will find nowhere else, run by locals who dearly love the Town.
Shopping in Provincetown
Provincetown is a walk-anywhere town. There are stores where you will find nowhere else, run by locals who dearly love the Town. The array of items on display range from high fashion brands to handcrafted work of local artisans.
One of the many Provincetown galleries open in the fall.
Many galleries show off Provincetown’s local artists and what they do best, creating art. These shops in Provincetown feature a healthy dose of eclectic contemporary art.
A hat store in Provincetown. Photograph by Paul Jarvie.
There are shops in Provincetown that contain people who want to share their lives and what makes them tick as a person. Since the Town supports writers, chances are you will be able to find some fantastic stories about local pioneers or perhaps some hidden history about what makes Provincetown shopping such an experience. Ptown.org and ptownchamber.com are great resources for various shops that sell clothing, games, crafts, and other gift-worthy items.
More Provincetown Shopping Photos
Fully stocked and ready to sell at a surplus store in Provincetown. Photograph by Paul Jarvie.
A great used book store on Commercial Street. Photograph by Paul Jarvie.
Open for business at Marine Specialties on Commercial Street. Photograph by Dave Silvia.
“There are no barriers here. Categories don’t exist—you can be who you want to be.”