Antiquing is the perfect activity when your great aunt Ethel is in town, or when it’s raining, or when you just get bored with your regular day-to-day routine. Pennsylvania is known as one of the best places in the country for antique shops– here are some of the best locations in the state. I hope you find some really cool, really old, stuff!
1. Adamstown Antique Mall
Adamstown is not only the premiere antiques destination in Pennsylvania, but it's widely considered the antiques capital of the ENTIRE UNITED STATES!
2. Merchants Square Mall, Allentown
Merchants Square is not one... not two... not three... but a BUNCH of antique stores all in one mall. The perfect destination to find furniture, decor, cookware, or extremely creepy dolls.
3. Antique Center of Strabane, Canonsburg
This particular antiques shop specializes in 18th through early 20th century decorative arts antiques... However, there are tons of other great antique stores to visit in Canonsburg.
Here is a list
of other antique shops in Canonsburg that might pique your interest.
4. Cackleberry Farm Antique Mall, Paradise
The first reason to visit this place is that it's located in Paradise. Cackleberry Farm Antique Mall is having a sale this Labor Day weekend, so HURRY!
5. Hidden Treasures, Lancaster
Lancaster's antique mall, Hidden Treasures, has a variety of different wares for every taste and style.
6. Le Mix, Pittsburgh
Located in Regent Square, a peaceful neighborhood in Pittsburgh, Le Mix has a truly groovy mix of items. You'll be sure to find something here to fall in love with.
7. Burning Bridge Antiques Market, Columbia
Check out that deer! He could be yours.
8. Pennsbury Chadds Ford Antique Mall, Chadds Ford
The Pennsbury Antique Mall is just one of many antique shops in the historic Chester County area.
9. Old Barn Centre, Pennsdale
As you can see, Old Barn Centre boasts antiques & such. They are open seven days a week and have a lovely and helpful staff.
10. Antique Marketplace of Lemoyne
See that in the foreground? That appears to be a car.... And in the background you have some vintage stained-glass lamps. There are surprises around every corner here.
Any others you would add to this list? Share in the comments below.