Your Guide to Antique Stores Across Delaware

Whether you're a seasoned collector or simply seeking a conversation piece for your home, these Delaware antique stores have you covered.

It’s no secret that the First State has a ton of interesting history. From pirates and plundering to the du Pont family’s industrial beginnings, there’s plenty to learn about Delaware’s colorful past. It only makes sense that a state with so much history is a haven for antique stores!

From unassuming houses-turned-storefronts to giant antiquing warehouses, here’s a guide to Delaware’s illustrious antiquing scene by county.

New Castle County | Kent County | Sussex County

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New Castle County

With its dense population and historic estates, New Castle County is home to plenty of antique shops. Find anything from antique furniture and art to intriguing historic trinkets at these stores across the northernmost county.

Oddporium

This charming and kitschy shop in the Claymont is a monument to all things strange and unusual. It feels like a small museum, but the items are for sale. Find peculiar and rare objects, learn a bit about them and leave with a fun conversation piece for your home.

2115 Marsh Road, Wilmington

The Zeppelin and The Unicorn

Another repeat Best of Delaware winner, The Zeppelin and The Unicorn is a hotspot for antiques, historic finds and handmade goods.

400 Silverside Road, Wilmington

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Main Street Antiques

This antique shop in Newark includes over 45 dealers with unique displays of antiques and collectibles. Main Street Antiques is a Best of Delaware winner and a longtime favorite in Newark.

23 Possum Park Mall, Newark

Aunt Margaret’s Antique Mall

Aunt Margaret’s Antique Mall is a favorite for Newark natives and college-aged antiques enthusiasts at the University of Delaware. The unassuming Main Street building houses two full floors packed with fun finds.

294 East Main Street, Newark

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Bellefonte Vintage

Bellefonte Vintage carries antique and upcycled furniture, home decor, collectibles, art and more. Plus, make it a two-in-one shopping trip by stopping into Eclectica around the corner for more vintage and thrift finds.

901 Brandywine Boulevard, Wilmington

Opera House Arts & Antiques

Opera House Arts & Antiques is an antique store and art gallery that also offers picture framing, interior design, jewelry repair, furniture painting and more.

Antique Station

Antique Station specializes in Lionel, pre-war, post-war and modern era model trains. Along with model train sets, find Amish furniture, country signs, Victorian furniture, precious metals from various eras and collectibles.

1697 South DuPont Parkway, Saint Georges

Kent County

Kent County is a small-but-mighty Delaware county in terms of population. Not only does Dover offer several great antique stores, but the small and rural communities of Kent County also provide plenty of places to find antiques and collectibles.

Art & Soul Antiques and Treasures

Whether you’re looking for original artworks, unique gifts or antiques and collectibles, Art & Soul is a great antique story to try.

311 East Camden Wyoming Avenue, Camden

Simply Charming

With two locations, Simply Charming offers a wide variety of old and new. Shop a curated selection of unique home goods, antiques, vintage furniture and more.

2 South Railroad Avenue, Wyoming
11 Mill Street, Wyoming

Lantern 44

For the farmhouse or shabby-chic aesthetic, Lantern 44 is a go-to antique store in Kent county. Shop conveniently with in-store hours, e-commerce and Facebook live-stream sales.

487 Hartly Road, Hartly

Finding Avalon

While this shop specializes in crystals, oddities and various metaphysical items, you’re sure to find a unique antique item or two during your visit.

102 South Main Street, Camden

 

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Sweet Memories Antiques & Collectibles

Sweet Memories offers everything from restored furniture and decor to collectibles and antique home goods. If you love the kind of antique shopping that feels like a treasure hunt, searching through Sweet Memories is the ultimate treat.

5084 North DuPont Highway, Dover

The Copper Leaf Shoppe

This Dover shop specializes in furniture and home goods. Along with restored furnishings, find kitchen wares, paint, unique and vintage decor, China sets and more.

63 North DuPont Highway, Dover

Granny’s Attic

Granny’s Attic offers a wide variety of antiques from housewares and furniture to toys and collectibles. While the primary draw is the massive selection of antiques and unique finds, many patrons stop by just to see Lulu, the store pet.

7385 S Dupont Highway, Felton

Sussex County

Sussex County is a haven in Delaware for antique collectors. Alongside beachy boutiques and gift shops, Delaware’s southernmost county offers a myriad of antique stores. On your next visit to the beaches, be sure to stop by these antique havens.

Antique Alley of Bridgeville

When it comes to antique stores in Sussex County, Antique Alley of Bridgeville is undeniably a mainstay. This massive antique mall includes 20,000 square feet of shopping space and more than 70 samples.

18208 Sussex Highway, Bridgeville

The Old Screen Door

Along with antique finds, shop local artisans, purveyors of coastal arts, home decor and furniture and quirky collectible items.

209 Monroe Avenue, Lewes

 

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Beaman’s Old & Gnu

Open Thursday to Sunday, this shop specializes in various antiques, collectibles, jewelry, vintage furniture, books, toys, nautical items and more. Beaman’s Old & Gnu also buys gold, silver and platinum jewelry and other precious metals.

28947 Lewes-Georgetown Highway, Lewes

Lewes Mercantile Antiques

This Second Street antique store is nestled in Downtown Historic Lewes—an ideal backdrop for a day of antique treasure hunting. Locals and beachgoing vacationers rave about this store with over 30 dealers and a variety of unique finds.

109 Second Street, Lewes

Heritage Antiques Market

A 10,000-square-foot antique store is an ideal shopping stop for any antique enthusiast. Find porcelain, pottery, glass, art and other odds and ends along with furniture and lighting pieces.

16168 Coastal Highway, Lewes

Passwaters Antiques & Collectibles 

Another Sussex County mainstay for antique enthusiasts, Passwaters includes over 20 antique vendors who sell Thursday to Sunday during beach season. Vintage advertising memorabilia and Delaware license plates keep collectors coming back to check the inventory out again and again.

22716 Lewes-Georgetown Highway, Georgetown

Jayne’s Reliable

Specializing in home and garden decor, this Dagsboro antique store also features vintage and reclaimed furniture, unique art and other antique pieces.

33034 Main Street, Dagsboro

Marketplace Antiques

For vintage collectibles and antiques in Greenwood, Marketplace Antiques is a must-visit. More than 40 vendors provide everything from vintage and repurposed furniture to unique knick-knacks. Along with antiques and collectibles, find handmade soaps and lotions and jewelry.

12440 Sussex Highway, Greenwood

Greenwood Treasure Trove

Shop over 40 booths at this Greenwood antique mall. Find vintage treasures like vinyl records, vintage clothing and jewelry, nautical items, handmade goods, home furnishings and more.

13 West Market Street, Greenwood

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