Barnstable MA Area a Haven For Antique Buffs

One of our guests’ favorite activities is antiquing. No wonder! We’ve got some fabulous places to hunt, from antique centers to flea markets to consignment shops. Whether you love looking for quality collectibles or something funky and fun, here are a few of our favorite antique stores and auction houses.

Collectibles on display at the Inn

Closest to the Inn—about a 10-minute drive—is the Antiques Center of Cape Cod. It’s the largest antiques venue on the Cape, and you could easily spend a day here, poking through the more than 275 booths that display a vast array of items: furniture, books, vintage dishware, glass, imports, memorabilia, and so much more.
Antiques Center of Cape Cod
243 Route 6A, Dennis, MA
Monday – Saturday, 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Sunday, 11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
508-385-6400

You’ll find a little bit of everything at the Antiques Center of Yarmouth, making it an always-popular spot. Divided by dealer, the large space includes offers an eclectic mix of items, from baseball cards to antique firearms to furniture, and a range of prices.
Antiques Center of Yarmouth
325 Route 28, Yarmouth, MA
Monday-Tuesday, Thursday – Saturday, 10:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Sunday, 11:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Closed Wednesday
508-771-3327

If you’re a fan of Sandwich glass, head over to the Sandwich Antique Center, where the local specialty is revered. Located in the heart of the town, the store is well-known for its quality offerings of fine art and antiques, from more than 100 different vendors.
Sandwich Antiques Center
131 Route 6A, Sandwich, MA
Daily, 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
508-833-3600

Eldred’s Auction Gallery has been a mainstay of the Cape for more than 60 years. Located in East Dennis it’s a major draw for those buying and selling quality items, with clients from across the country, Europe and Asia. Americana collectibles, paintings and Asian art are a few items that will be included in upcoming auctions, which are listed on the company’s website.
Eldred’s Auction Gallery
1483 Route 6A, East Dennis, MA
508-385-3116

Auctions are held several times a month at the Sandwich Auction House, many of which are estate sales and feature 18th, 19th and 20th Century furniture and accessories. The company has been in business since the 1970’s and regularly has choice items such as Oriental rugs, sterling silver, nautical items, art glass and more at their sales.
Sandwich Auction House
15 Tupper Road, Sandwich, MA
508-888-1928

For more places to shop and information, you can visit the Cape Cod Antique Dealers website—or better yet, check with us when you stay at the Inn!

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