Cleveland has a lot to offer, including a wide selection of antique stores and vintage shops full of unique and hard-to-find items. Whether you’re an experienced antique collector, or just got into the world of antiques, you should visit these spots in Cleveland!
15 Best Antique Stores in Cleveland
1771 Coventry Rd., Cleveland Heights, OH 44118
This is a family-owned antique business founded in 1965. As you can imagine, this store has amassed an amazing stock of antiques for several decades in the industry. At Attenson’s Coventry Antiques & Books, you’ll find everything including:
- Books and Postcards
- Clothing and Furs
- Stained Windows
- Toys and Collectibles
It’s open every day of the week from 12 PM to 5 PM.
30200 Euclid Ave., Wickliffe, OH 44092
It’s one of the biggest antique stores in Cleveland, having a floor area of 24,000 square feet, where over 100 dealers are selling everything from custom-made merchandise and furniture to antiques and collectibles.
It was founded in 2015 by Tom and Barb Berges, who have decades worth of experience in selling antiques and artisan merchandise. Their name was already known locally and they rented the last booth at Antiques & Uniques on opening day!
Regardless of your experience level in antiques, you’ll find something to buy at Antiques & Uniques. You can even come with your friends that don’t care about antiques, and we bet that they’ll find a piece of merchandise that they love.
Antiques & Uniques has a large staff of experts that will aid your shopping experience and help with any sort of questions you might have. If you get tired of shopping, you can sit down at the cafe inside and enjoy great food including its renowned brownies.
Finally, it’s worth mentioning the awards of this antique mall. It was voted:
- The #1 Antiques Store in Cleveland, Ohio three times: in 2017, 2018, and 2020
- The #1 Best Antique Store in Lake County, Ohio five times, from 2016 to 2020
- The #1 Best Furniture Store in Cleveland, Ohio four times: in 2016, 2017, 2018, and 20220
Antiques & Uniques is open Wednesday to Saturday from 10 AM to 6 PM, and Sunday from 12 PM to 6 PM.
6132 Wooster Pike Rd Medina, OH 44256
Founded in 1984, this antique mall features over 100 dealers spread across a 12,000 square feet of floor area. It’s one of the oldest antique malls in all of Medina, and it’s definitely worth the drive if you’re staying in Cleveland.
At Brother’s Antique Mall, you’re basically guaranteed to find something that will pique your interest, be it one-of-a-kind vintage home decor or a rare collectible.
It’s open Monday through Saturday from 10 AM to 5 PM, and on Sunday from 12 PM to 5 PM.
2768 Pearl Rd., Medina, OH 44256
If you’re interested in American antique and vintage merchandise, Brothers Antiques North is the place to visit. It’s full of fascinating and beautiful items from various eras of U.S. existence, and owners do their best to make every visitor leave happier than they came in.
It’s open every day of the week from 12 PM to 5 PM (from 12 PM on Sunday)
13375 Madison Ave, Lakewood, OH 44107
Opened in 2014, Cleveland Curiosities is one of the most unique antique stores in Cleveland. It not only has some of the most obscure antiques but also novel one-of-a-kind items that you can’t find anywhere else.
For example, there you can find real human bone items or wet specimens of various animals that were ethically sourced. Cleveland Curiosities even accept custom orders, and you can bring your own specimen to be used in a glass container of your choice.
In addition to that, this antique store offers three different workshops every week; butterfly pinning classes, beetle pinning classes, and moth pinning classes. If you’re interested in picking up a new hobby and learning such crafts, visit the store on Monday nights.
Cleveland Curiosities works Tuesday through Saturday from 12 PM to 6 PM, and on Sundays from 12 PM to 5 PM.
6. Flower Child
11508 Clifton Blvd., Cleveland, OH 44102
This retro vintage shop or museum is full of fascinating antique and vintage items from nearly every era of the 20th century, each decade presented in a separate room. At Flower Child, you’ll find antiques from the 1930s or can buy novelty collectibles from the 1970s.
It’s open on Monday, Wednesday, and Thursday from 12 PM to 7 PM, on Friday and Saturday from 12 PM to 8 PM, and on Sunday from 12 PM to 5 PM.
2797 Medina Rd., Medina OH 44256
Another must-visit spot in Medina. This time it’s a 52,000-square-foot antique mall hosting over 250 dealers selling everything from dishware, glassware, jewelry, and furniture, to collectibles, toys, books, and vinyl.
Medina Antique Mall is a family-owned business dominating the local antique dealing competition for over 20 years. Its interior planning is unmatched and there are many sitting spots to rest and take a breath during your antique hunting spree.
If you get hungry, you can buy a pop or ice cream for some quick calories, but the mall is located at a perfect spot with many cafes and restaurants nearby. All in all, it’s so good that we recommend you visit it even if you’re not interested in acquiring antique or vintage merchandise.
It’s open Sunday through Friday from 10 AM to 6 PM, and on Saturday from 10 AM to 8 PM.
602 W. Liberty St., Medina, OH 44256
Yet another antique spot in Medina that’s worth visiting if you’re residing in Cleveland. This store stands at the historic train depot, and offers everything from railroad memorabilia and jewelry, to vintage clothing and collectibles.
It’s open Monday through Sunday from 11 AM to 5 PM.
468 E Exchange St Akron, OH 44304
First founded in 1946 as Sam’s Loan, this jewelry store is arguably the best of its kind in entire Ohio. If you’re in search of unique luxury accessories, ranging from rings and earrings to bracelets, watches, and more, Sam’s Emporium is the store you must visit.
It’s open on Monday and Tuesday from 9 AM to 6 PM, on Thursday from 9 AM and 8 PM, on Friday from 9 AM to 6 PM, and on Saturday from 9 AM to 5 PM.
196 S Chillicothe Rd., Aurora, OH 44202
This is a co-op of dozens of dealers that offer various antique and vintage merchandise across 3000 square feet of floor area inside a historic building that will charm every visitor. Secret Garden Antique Mall also hosts a Secret Sale on the 3rd weekend of every month.
It´s open Monday through Sunday from 11 AM to 5 PM (From 10 AM on Saturday, and to 4 PM on Sunday).
11. Sweet Lorain
7105 Lorain Ave, Cleveland, OH 44102
Details Magazine named this vintage department store “One of America’s Five Best Vintage Stores”, so it’s definitely worth your visit. Inside, you’ll find all sorts of antique and vintage merchandise, ranging from clothing and collectibles to furniture and accessories.
It’s open on Sundays and Mondays from 12 PM to 5 PM, and Wednesday through Saturday from 12 PM to 6 PM.
137 Cherry St. E., Canal Fulton, OH 44614
It was founded over 25 years ago, and since has become the premium spot for finding antique toys and collectibles. Its oldest items come from the 1930s, and it’s a sure thing that there you can find some items that aren’t available anywhere else.
The Toys Time Forgot also offers antique toys and collectible appraisals, which can help you find out the value of the antiques you own.
It’s open Tuesday through Saturday from 11 AM to 7 PM (from 10 AM on Saturday).
13. The Bomb Shelter
923 Bank St., Akron, OH 44305
Opened in 2011, the Bomb Shelter offers a wide range of mid-century merchandise, including furniture, home decor, and collectibles. Its stock is constantly updated, so you can always find something fascinating for sale.
It’s open Thursday through Saturday from 11 AM to 5 PM, and on Sunday from 10 AM to 4 PM.
14. The Steam Trunk
16 S Highland Ave., Akron, OH 44303
This one is for those looking to buy rare and unique merchandise for men, including clothes, cigars, and various gifts. At the Steam Trunk, every man will find something fascinating to add to their antique collection.
This men’s boutique also sells cigars, so it’s worth checking out even if you’re not interested in antiques and are looking for your next smoke.
It’s open Wednesday through Sunday from 2 PM to 5 PM.
15. West of Venus
10024 Lorain Ave., Cleveland, OH 44111
This antique store took over another antique store in 2016 and inherited its entire stock consisting of various antique and vintage items, ranging from home decor to collectibles. It’s located in a three-storefront building, and one of the storefronts is for vintage clothing from the 80s and 90.
West of Venus is open Wednesday through Sunday from 12 PM to 6 PM (to 5 PM on Wednesdays).