and the FIRST HOUR is FREE!

Short and long-term parking are available in Northampton’s E.J. Gare Municipal Parking lot which is located at 85 Hampton Avenue, Northampton, MA. This lot provides convenient skywalk access to Thornes Main Level. Handicapped parking is available on Level 3 of the Gare Municipal lot.

Additional municipal parking is available behind and nearby Thornes with lots just off Route 5 (Pleasant Street) or via Old South Street, off of Main Street.

On-street parking is free after 6 pm and free all day Sundays and holidays.

Free parking for your bike is always available in the plaza between Thornes and the Parking Garage.


Sunday  12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday  11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday  11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday, Saturday  11:00 am - 6:00 pm

Please note access to Herrell’s Ice Cream is via its Old South Street entrance only.

Please note Thornes is closed on the following holidays:
New Year’s Day, Easter, July 4th, Thanksgiving and Christmas.

Thornes is open on Christmas Eve from 11 am – 5 pm and New Years Eve from 11 am – 6 pm.

Questions? info@thornesmarketplace.com