Treat yourself to a relaxing day of shopping and dining in Palmer Square. Set in the heart of downtown Princeton, this charming, tree-lined neighborhood boasts over 40 upscale stores and eateries. Browse for everything from apparel to home furnishings to specialty foods, or sit down for a light bite or a memorable meal at a local restaurant. In the center of Palmer Square, The Green hosts a variety of events throughout the year. From concerts under the stars in the summer to photo ops with Santa in the winter, you'll find something to delight every member of the family.
Standard Hours of Operation*
Monday - Wednesday: 10am-6pm
*Many stores and restaurants may open earlier or close later. Please be sure to visit the individual merchant pages to check hours of their location.
Transportation and Parking
Palmer Square is just four miles from The Westin Princeton at Forrestal Village and is easily accessible via car.
Parking garages are located at Chambers Street and Hulfish Street.
Rates start at $1.50 for half an hour.
Monday - Wednesday: $3.75 flat rate for cars that enter after 4:30pm.
Thursday - Saturday: Free parking (with a validation ticket) for cars that enter after 4:30pm.
Sunday: $3.25 flat rate all day.
A car charging station is open to the public for $3.