Here’s The Perfect Weekend Itinerary If You Love Exploring Iowa’s Best Antique Stores

Is there anything better than searching through an old-fashioned antique store? You might find that priceless piece of decor that will be passed down for generations – or you might find your own personal “leg lamp” that will spark conversations at every family holiday. That’s part of the fun – you never know what will be found within these walls. This weekend road trip to the best antique stores in Iowa will take you all the way from Des Moines to Davenport and back again, with eight stops filled with historic items, tchotchkes, and everything in between.

Have you been to any of these antique stores in Iowa? Let us know your favorite spots for antiquing in the Hawkeye State in the comments section. If you’re interested in another road trip to some stores with great bargains, take a look at this tour of the best thrift stores in Iowa.

Address: West End Architectural Salvage, 22 9th St, Des Moines, IA 50309, USA
Address: Calico Hen House, 1022 Alabar Ave, Waterloo, IA 50701, USA
Address: Plaza Antique Mall, 1235 16th Ave SE, Dyersville, IA 52040, USA
Address: Antique Archaeology, 115 Davenport St, Le Claire, IA 52753, USA
Address: Brown Bear's Basket Antiques, 1805 Winfield Ave, Mt Pleasant, IA 52641, USA
Address: The Lilac - Antique and Vintage Shoppe, 302 N Front St, Farmington, IA 52626, USA
Address: Timeless Treasures Corner, 121 High Ave W, Oskaloosa, IA 52577, USA
Address: Brass Armadillo Antique Mall - Des Moines, 701 NE 50th Ave, Des Moines, IA 50313, USA
Address: West End Architectural Salvage, 22 9th St, Des Moines, IA 50309, USA
Address: Calico Hen House, 1022 Alabar Ave, Waterloo, IA 50701, USA
Address: Brown Bear's Basket Antiques, 1805 Winfield Ave, Mt Pleasant, IA 52641, USA
Address: The Lilac - Antique and Vintage Shoppe, 302 N Front St, Farmington, IA 52626, USA
Address: Plaza Antique Mall, 1235 16th Ave SE, Dyersville, IA 52040, USA
Address: Timeless Treasures Corner, 121 High Ave W, Oskaloosa, IA 52577, USA
Address: Antique Archaeology, 115 Davenport St, Le Claire, IA 52753, USA
Address: Brass Armadillo Antique Mall - Des Moines, 701 NE 50th Ave, Des Moines, IA 50313, USA