Eastern Market

Food Hall in Washington, DC | Indoor | For Kids of All Ages

Eastern Market for DC Kids is a great destination! It is the oldest market in Washington DC with Indoor and Outdoor Markets. Incredible pancakes at The Market Lunch and always delicious goodies, flowers and arts and crafts. My kids have great memories getting peaches in the summer, apples in the fall, strolling indoor in the Winter and early strawberries in the spring. (Also a great playground a couple blocks away at 9th and Penn Ave. SE.)

Eastern Market

Eastern Market. Photo credit: AgnosticPreachersKid Creative Commons, link here.

Hours & Tickets

  • Hours: Indoor Market is from Tuesday to Sunday – 9 AM – 5 PM. And the popular Outdoor Farmers and Craft Markets is on Tuesday: 12 PM – 4 PM, Saturday and Sundays from 9 AM to 3 PM.
  • Free or Paid: Free
  • Cost: Free
  • Buy Tickets in Advance: No
  • Website: Link


  • Restrooms: Yes
  • Parking Type: Street
  • Stroller/Wheelchair Accessible: Yes

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