For couples seeking a unique and budget-friendly adventure in Niagara, there’s nothing quite like the thrill of exploring hidden gems among a sea of relics. This charming region is a haven for vintage enthusiasts and collectors, offering a plethora of exceptional vintage shops that cater to every taste.
Fall and winter bring prime opportunities to dive into Niagara’s antique market, as many shop owners entice visitors with seasonal discounts. What truly sets these establishments apart is the genuine, personalized experience provided by engaging shopkeepers who are passionate about sharing the captivating stories behind their treasures.
Niagara Falls and its surrounding region are a treasure trove in themselves. Whether you’re an experienced antique collector or simply in search of a unique find, you’ll discover a variety of excellent antique stores waiting to be explored. To assist you on your quest, we’ve curated a list of the most popular and highly esteemed ones. As Thanksgiving and Christmas draw near, keep an eye out for that perfect, one-of-a-kind gift in these charming locales.
Old Emporium Antiques & Collectibles
Address: 4602 Victoria Ave, Niagara Falls, ON L2E 4B7
Phone: (905) 374-2689
“The best in Niagara for hidden treasures. Mark is knowledgeable on everything in his shop. By far the best place to find what your looking for”. -Giana Warner
“Amazing antique/collectibles shop! Me and my wife found this place after we moved to a house nearby. Awesome store with so much to look at it would take weeks to see everything. The owner is very friendly and willing to bargain. You have to check it out! So. Much. Cool. Stuff.” -Colin
Bartlett House Of Antiques
Address: 1490 Niagara Stone Rd., Niagara-on-the-lake, Ontario, L0S 1J0
Phone: (905) 468-1880
Over 25 Years of Quality Antique Collecting
We genuinely take pride in both our work and our shop. So much so that we hand-pick each piece that enters our showcase. We take great delight in the goods we have gathered and want to share them with you because the business is a reflection of our family.
Centuries of Top-Notch Workmanship
Europe-related treasures are available for purchase at Bartlett House of Antiques. In the centre of Niagara-On-The-Lake, bring a distinctive piece of the past home. We have a special fondness for antique furniture, especially fine examples constructed of oak, mahogany, and walnut.
“I have been purchasing from the Bartlett House for 6 years or so and as a collector i have added a lot of unique items from their store to many of my collections. Christian and Natasha are wonderful people to deal with from start to finish , very friendly and helpful as it has always been a wonderful shopping experience every time i drop by. I have brought several of my friends in there over the years and they have also made purchases and they also just love everything about the store and the great service. I look forward to many more years of shopping at the Bartlett House. I am from the Niagara Region and i enjoy supporting local businesses such as the Bartlett House in Virgil Ontario.” -Allan Roussey
“Wonderful place run by friendly people! They have many beautiful pieces directly from Europe and offered me a great deal. Will definitely return!” -Sam Mansoor
“This is an interesting antique store with lots of war memorabilia and other items. My company found a few items of interest. The owner was personable and helpful.” -Susan Dorian
Lundy’s Lane Antique Mall
Address: 6853 Lundy’s Ln, Niagara Falls, ON L2G 1V7
Phone: (905) 246-7712
At Lundy’s Lane Antique Mall, we’re your gateway to a world of vintage treasures, antiques, and collectibles, proudly showcasing an impressive array from over 30 unique vendors across three expansive floors. No matter your taste or budget, our eclectic collection caters to all. From exquisite antique furniture to vintage curiosities and an enticing variety of collectibles, each item holds its own unique charm.
We invite you to join us for a delightful journey through history and nostalgia. Lundy’s Lane Antique Mall beckons you to explore our remarkable selection, promising exciting finds that resonate with your style. Don’t miss this opportunity to discover treasures – come, experience it for yourself today!
“Great store – interesting items to buy at good prices. It’s good to have conversations with the owner too.” -Alex A
“Great store with different vendors. Great quality. Canadian owned and operated. Popular store for tourists and in the community.” – Catharine B
“Mr Stein owns this place and he makes the trip here worth while. Lots to look at and buy” -Dieter K
“Beautiful store! Lots of wonderful items to chose from. I especially love the wide variety of teacups” -Peter
Retro Mikes Antiques
Address: 6499 Thorold Stone Rd, Niagara Falls, ON L2J 1B2
Phone: (905) 358-6320
Discover a world of Atomic & Mid Century Modern elegance at our store, where we offer an extensive collection of furniture, lighting, wall art, and home accessories. Elevate your living space with our sleek and stylish pieces, perfectly complemented by our selection of toys & games, kitchenalia, glass, china, and vinyl. For sports enthusiasts and collectors, our store houses an impressive range of sports memorabilia. Plus, explore our barware selection for those looking to add a touch of sophistication to their entertaining. Whether you’re on the hunt for unique decor or nostalgic treasures, we’ve got it all under one roof, waiting to transform your space.
“Mike is amazing and his selection is top notch. I will be back a billion times for sure!!” -Amanda Nothanks
“If you are into the retro look this is the place to check out. Very well organized and an awesome selection to choose from. Excellent prices and Mike is very friendly , inviting and down to earth person to deal with. We purchased a tension pole lamp today and will be back to purchase more.” -Andrew Unger
“Mike is such a nice guy! This is honestly MID CENTURY heaven! If you are looking for MCM stuff, this place is worth the visit.” -Jessica Paige
“Great place, nice selection” -Richard Hogue
Niagara Coin and Collectibles:
Address: 4936 Victoria Ave, Niagara Falls, ON L2E 4C6
Phone: (905) 371-0111
Welcome to Niagara Coin & Collectibles, your ultimate destination for a diverse array of collectibles. Our extensive collection includes coins, paper money, precious bullion, exquisite jewelry, vintage watches, antique cameras, military relics, sports cards, and memorabilia, along with historic artifacts. If you find yourself in Niagara Falls, Canada, don’t miss the chance to visit our store on Victoria Ave. Explore our treasure trove of collectibles and discover unique items that will captivate collectors of all kinds.
“The best staff and owners around. They go above and beyond for their customers… can’t explain how grateful I am for their help. Great people!” -Dakotah Syvret
“John is vastly knowledgeable, and every moment in the shop, he imparts some of his wisdom to me. The store is FILLED with pieces of history! It would take days to go through everything. I always enjoy my time down at the shop, and always look forward to going back.” -Kerrin Groot
“John is a very fair with his prices and excellent customer service with anyone he has a life time of collectables of history thanks john cliff from Barrie” -Cliff Arnold
“Amazing store, interesting merchandise, and wonderful people, very personable! They offered a fair price and honestly I had a great time just talking with them. This store was an unexpected gem of a find!” – Jacob Robinson
Lakeshore Antiques & Treasures:
Address: 855 Lakeshore Rd, Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON L0S 1J0
Phone: (905) 646-1965
Nestled in the heart of wine country, just a stone’s throw from historic Niagara-on-the-Lake, lies Lakeshore Antiques & Treasures. Established in 1996 within the former Tobe’s Seed Limited warehouse (once belonging to the John H Tobe Firm from 1954 to 1966), our charming establishment houses 16 dedicated dealers. Within our welcoming space, you’ll uncover a diverse array of antiques and vintage treasures that span the ages. Whether you’re a seasoned collector or a casual explorer, there’s something here to pique your curiosity and capture your imagination. Visit us and embark on a journey through time, discovering unique pieces that hold rich stories and enduring appeal.
“What an amazing, hidden gem! From the road, you see a modest sign by the road and what looks like a cute little shop. Then you walk in, and it’s MASSIVE!! Filled to the brim with treasures and collectibles, there’s really something for everyone! I found a very heavy bust of an Easter Island head statue, for my husband. He loves it and it’s definitely his conversation piece with the rest of the neighbourhood! The ladies working the store were very personable and knowledgeable. I will definitely return for more great finds!!” -Stephanie McIvor
“A huge and varied collection of antiques, dinner sets, house, kitchen ware and furniture from estate sales.
Exquisitely displayed.” -Gillian Graham
“Every time you go there you will see some different. Slot of unique items and like every antique store you will find some real treasures and some things they are overpriced but that’s the opinion of the buyer” -Robert Bradbury
“I have been a customer at lakeshore Antiques for 20 plus years probably closer to 25 years. All the dealers over the years have been just wonderful and i have filled my house with many treasures over the years. For anyone that hasn’t had the opportunity to drop by, this is a must see location. There are multiple dealers and a excellent selection of items. Very friendly people and excellent customer service. Once you drop by once for the first time you will continue to come back. I recently discovered Antiques on Creek in Virgil on Four Mile Creek Road a newly opened antique co-op. This is another must see location. with a great selection of products with excellent service.” -Allan Rousy
The White Whale
Address: 4544 Queen St, Niagara Falls, ON L2E 2L5
Phone: (905) 321-1788
Welcome to The White Whale antique store, your haven for all things vintage and retro. Conveniently situated at 4544 Queen Street downtown Niagara Falls our shop is a treasure trove of nostalgia. Step inside to explore a diverse collection of retro and collectible items, ranging from classic vinyl records, video games, and comic books to vintage furniture and clothing.
Whether you’re a vinyl enthusiast, a comic book aficionado, or a collector of unique treasures, you’re bound to find something that piques your interest. Join us from Tuesday to Saturday, where we’re open from 12 noon until 5 pm. The White Whale awaits your visit, ready to immerse you in a world of vintage wonder.
“We visited The White Wale during a recent visit to Niagara Falls. Joe, the owner, is super friendly and has an amazing store full of really cool stuff. We definitely made sure to pick up some great finds and can’t wait to visit again when we are back in town. I definitely recommend visiting this gem!” -Joe Polk
“Always an amazing time! the owner joe is an amazing person to deal with often giving me along with other customers deals on items in his store. Full of cool vintage stuff. My number one store for vhs and other vintage goodies” -Jordan Rees
“Great store! I go there every time I’m in Niagara Falls. I’ve made some very good finds there and the prices are extremely reasonable.”-John Prinos
“You owe it to yourself to visit here. The variety of items you’ll find in this shop is astounding. This is truly a place where there is something for everyone. Record shopping here is always a good time, as Joe has a way of finding some really under-rated, classic discs that are sometimes rather difficult to find. The selection of books and reading material is also fantastic, and can keep your imagination wandering for as long as you please. Antiques and collectables galore, pretty much anything you can imagine is here. This a diamond in the rough of Niagara, and it’s worth the visit every time.” -Owen Rizzo
Of course, you don’t have to stray too far from the heart or the tourism district in Niagara Falls to find some one-of-a-kind collectibles. The Canada Trading Company right on Clifton Hill offers many collectibles and unique items that you won’t find anywhere else at reasonable prices. Great gift ideas for the upcoming Canadian and American Thanksgiving Holidays and new arrivals for Christmas have just begun to arrive this week — it’s not that far away!
Take a drive into Niagara Falls, Niagara-on-the-Lake or Lincoln to find a special item to take home, and don’t forget it is also harvest season and the perfect opportunity to support our local farmer’s markets for fresh goodies!