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Antique Shops

Antique Shops

Some of the best vintage stores in South Carolina are located here in the Olde English District, enriching the historic charm of the area. Whether it’s furniture, china, glassware, jewelry, books or collectibles you seek, you’ll uncover curated selections that lead to hours of rewarding antique hunting. 

Markets to Explore

Camden is a treasure trove of vintage items, with its own antique district and the Camden Antiques Market at the center. This bustling market has operated for more than three decades, specializing in furniture and decorative arts from the 18th, 19th and 20th centuries. 

Antique Shops
Camden Antiques market

Menagerie Antiques & Collectibles is another must-visit hub for antique lovers in Camden, hosting finds from more than 20 dealers within the antique district. With such a variety of vintage items, it’s impossible to leave empty-handed. For high-end antiques, be sure to walk across the street to Sterling Fox Antiques, which sells quality furniture, art and decor. 

In downtown Ridgeway, Ridgeway Marketplace is a dream destination for those seeking one-of-a-kind finds. From vintage chandeliers to antique dolls, this marketplace is a treasure chest waiting to be discovered.

In Lancaster, The Shops on Main offer everything from hand-crafted furniture to local artist works amongst their antiques. It’s also where you can find framed prints of important moments throughout Lancaster’s history. 

Antique Hunting Favorites

Cheraw is home to the illustrious L&M Antiques, where you can get lost amongst 5,000 feet of refinished antique furniture and other vintage home items. Gather inspiration for your next interior upgrade from this store’s authentic merchandise.

Meanwhile, Ruff Hardware in Ridgeway is an institution by itself. As a business that’s more than 100 years old, this historic, family-run store has a fascinating collection of antique and modern hardware tools and equipment. 

The many historical items you’ll find at Sentimental Journey Antiques include first-edition books, sterling silver, military antiques and more. They also offer a range of hard-to-find services, such as silver polishing, replating and repairs, along with tours of Cheraw, where the store is located.

Antique Shops
Sentimental journey antiques

While mapping out which antique stores to visit, keep your eyes peeled for Clover in York County. Though it occupies less than 5 square miles, the town has High Cotton Antiques and Clover Antiques, a store aptly named, as it’s full of collectible treasures you’ll feel lucky to find. 

These Olde English District antique shops are a great starting point for your antique hunting, but certainly don’t stop here. The area is a haven for antique collectors, decorators and history aficionados — a place where communities are committed to keeping history alive.