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Market Open Today
January 22, 2016 - Sarah LevitskyMarket Open Today

The Market is open today, Sunday, January 24th from 9am-5pm.  Not all of our merchants were able to make it in, so to check if you favorite merchant is open, click on the merchants tab of our website and look up their phone numbers.

Reading Terminal Market Receives 2015 ArtPlace America Grant
July 16, 2015 - Sarah Levitsky

Reading Terminal Market has announced that it is among 38 recipients of ArtPlace America’s 2015 National Grants Program. One of the nation’s largest philanthropies dedicated to creative placemaking, ArtPlace is investing $160,000 in a streetscaping project along the 1100 block of Filbert Street to further integrate arts and culture into the field of community planning and development. Reading Terminal Market will work alongside multiple stakeholders and the surrounding community to crea [ ... ]

Anuj Gupta Named General Manager of Reading Terminal Market Corporation
May 15, 2015 - Sarah LevitskyAnuj Gupta Named General Manager of Reading Terminal Market Corporation

The Board of Directors of the Reading Terminal Market Corporation (RTMC) announced today that a new General Manager has been hired. Mr. Anuj Gupta will assume the role of General Manager of Philadelphia’s historic urban farmers’ market beginning June 15, 2015. “We conducted a thorough, national search to find the individual best suited to lead the Market as it continues to play an important role in the lives of millions of Philadelphians, residents of the surrounding suburbs and visit [ ... ]

Now Open: Hunger Burger, "Patties with a Purpose"
January 27, 2015 - Sarah LevitskyNow Open: Hunger Burger,

Our newest merchant, Hunger Burger is now open in the Market's Center Court serving up mouthwatering burgers and sides made from the freshest ingredients and highest quality meat.  A portion of each sale will be donated to hunger relief, both in the United States and abroad.   Hunger Burger has been a six-year dream for husband and wife team George and Kim Mickel (who also own of By George & Mezze), who have a combined 61-years of experience in the restaurant industry.  Their passion  [ ... ]

Party for the Market Tonight! Tickets Available for Purchase at the Door!
January 14, 2015 - Sarah LevitskyParty for the Market Tonight!  Tickets Available for Purchase at the Door!

Saturday, February 21, 7:30-11:30pm For more information and to purchase tickets, visit www.partyticketsonline.com   Please note that we will be partying at the Market, even if it snows!  So, put your party clothes on and come to the Market for delicious food, drinks, and more than 700 new friends to make you forget about the winter blues.  You can always hibernate tomorrow!   Join us for the 5th Annual Party for the Market, Philly's most delicious winter part!&nb [ ... ]

Reading Terminal Market General Manager Paul Steinke to Depart after 13 Years
December 2, 2014 - Sarah LevitskyReading Terminal Market General Manager Paul Steinke to Depart after 13 Years

  Monday, December 8, 2014   This morning, Reading Terminal Market’s Board of Directors announced that, after 13 years of leadership, Paul Steinke, will step down as the Market’s general manager effective December 31, 2014, in order to get ready to run for public office in the new year. “This will truly be a bittersweet transition,” said Steinke. “Reading Terminal Market has been a passion of mine for a long time, so to walk away for the last time as GM will be really t [ ... ]

Reading Terminal Market Officially Launches Delivery Service with Instacart
November 11, 2014 - Sarah LevitskyReading Terminal Market Officially Launches Delivery Service with Instacart

  We are thrilled to announce that we are now delivering produce and grocery items through a partnership with Instacart (www.Instacart.com). Currently, customers can order from 32 of the Market’s merchants, with many more merchants to be added soon. “Since announcing the partnership with Instacart in September, we have received a tremendous response from our merchants and customers who are interested in participating in this remarkable service,” said Paul Steinke, General Manager of [ ... ]

Breaking News! Reading Terminal Market Has Been Designated as One of 10 Great Public Spaces in Ameri...
October 1, 2014 - Sarah LevitskyBreaking News! Reading Terminal Market Has Been Designated as One of 10 Great Public Spaces in America by the American Planning Association!

  We are thrilled to announce that the American Planning Association (APA)  has designated the Reading Terminal Market as one of the 10 Great Public Spaces for 2014. Each October during National Community Planning Month, APA’s Great Places in America program names 30 exemplary streets, neighborhoods and public spaces that add value to communities and foster economic growth and jobs. APA’s Great Streets, Great Neighborhoods and Great Public Spaces feature unique and auth [ ... ]

OysterFest is Only a Few Weeks Away! Purchase Your Tickets Before they Sell Out!
September 29, 2014 - Sarah LevitskyOysterFest is Only a Few Weeks Away!  Purchase Your Tickets Before they Sell Out!

2nd Annual OysterFest Friday, November 7, 6:30-8:30pm   We are thrilled to announce that OysterFest is back by popular demand!  Sample a dozen varieties of oysters, each paired with a local craft beer.  Our merchant partners include Molly Malloy's Bar & Grill, Pearl's Oyster Bar and Fair Food Farmstand.  Additional support is provided by Rutgers Institute of Marine and Coastal Sciences.  Net proceeds will benefit the Reading Terminal Market's nutrition education [ ... ]


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Celebrate The Chinese New Year at Reading Terminal
Happy New Year! To welcome the year of the Monkey, we are holding a Chinese New Year celebration in partnership with the Philadelphia Chinatown Development Corporation (PCDC). Be part of the fun as Center Court comes alive with music, local art merc...
“Scrapple Gets Its Biennial Moment in the Market,” by Carolyn Wyman
UPDATE: We apologize, but due to the impending snow storm, ScrappleFest has been canceled.  We are so sorry to disappoint all of our Scrapple-lovers!   Reading Terminal Market gets a lot of love for its cheesesteaks, hoagies and pretzel...
Movies at the Market!
What’s better than food, friends, and a film… having food with friends and watching a film after hours at Reading Terminal Market! Starting January,27th at 7pm, Reading Terminal Market will be introducing, Movies at the Market, where you can come wa...

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Mueller Chocolate Co.

Since 1980, Mueller Chocolate Co. has been making chocolate products in small batches and selling them locally, making us one of Philly's oldest original family-owned and operated chocolatiers.  We have been featured on Bizzare Food with Andrew Zimmern and Food 911 with Tyler Florence.  Come and watch us work our magic in our chocolate kitchen right inside the Market!


Monday – Saturday
10:00am – 6:00pm

9:00am – 5:00pm


Tel: (215) 922-6164

Fax: (215) 922-3242


Chocolate covered pretzels, clusters, turtles, Oreos, grahams, marshmallows, sea salt caramel pretzels, onions, glazed fruits, and candy and caramel apples; full line of anatomically correct chocolate body parts; licorice and other candy.

Accepted payment methods: Credit cards, cash, RTM gift card


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