From a distance, Gore Street Antique Market looks like it could be any other residential house on this street in Perth, Ontario. The lovely brick building is located directly opposite the Methodist church, close to the center of the town but away from the main hustle and bustle. Though it may not look to be much in terms of size, this antique flea market boasts over 8,500 square feet of space and is in the perfect spot to pop in while driving through this area.
Often, the merchandise of Gore Street Antique Market spills out onto the sidewalk, creating an enticing display to tempt shoppers. With more than 45 different antique vendors trading within, there is no shortage of treasures to hunt through here. Some of the vendors are specialized in a chosen area of vintage or antique collectibles, others stock a more general selection of goods from yesteryear. Visitors can expect to find kitchenware, furniture, artwork, computer games, globes, clocks, sporting equipment, sports cards, luggage, vinyl records, comic books, artwork, telephones, hats and helmets, ornamental items, and more.
The vendors in Gore Street Antiques are not only on the entrance level of the building. Shoppers should not miss out on the exploration of both the loft and the basement levels too. An afternoon can be considered well spent when one is lost among memories while browsing through the excellent goods on offer here. Should you come to the store searching for something specific, the staff here are incredibly friendly and will happily guide you through the store, pointing out the vendors that may be able to help with particular items of interest.
At first glance, the pricing of the antiques at Gore Street Antique Market is on the expensive side. This is generally reflective of the quality of the items stocked here. However, with a bit of patience and hunting through the wares, it is always possible to find antiques here for all budgets. This is also something that the staff is happy to help out with when asked.