Finding the oldest, rarest and most valuable antiques is every bargain hunter’s dream. Antique buying is a fun and adventurous past time with young and experienced buyers alike. Below are four popular antique stores in the Newport, Tennessee, area. Try one or all and see for yourself.
Ace Antiques– Located at 116 N Jefferson Ave, Newport, TN with operating hours of M-F 9am-5pm and Saturday 9am-3pm, they offer a wide variety of glassware, toy collectable and military memorabilia. Their stock and selections go well beyond those listed but on a visit to the store, this writer noticed the extensive collections in those categories. If you are a fan of classic children’s memorabilia, you must stop in. I was amazed at the selection of lunch boxes, figures and other fascinating pieces. They offer limited parking and a small store atmosphere.
DJ’s Antiques– Just outside of Newport, Dj’s is located in White Pine at 218 Highway 25 32. Offers antique hunters a variety of items including outdoor items such as wash tubs, original Maytag washing machines and much more. Just driving by the outside and looking through the windows of the stores creates an amazement of what must really be inside. It truly makes you want to stop and browse.
Rachel’s Attic-This little shop has it all, from vintage postcards, glassware, handmade jewelry and pottery amongst many other items. This cute little shop is centrally located in the Historic part of Dandridge with quaint stores and walkways throughout the area. Make a trip put to Dandridge and stop in at 149 E Main St.; be sure to visit during shop hours M-Th 10am – 6pm, Fri 10am-8pm and Saturday 10am-4pm. After you have enjoyed your shopping there, continue through town and enjoy the scenery and have a local meal.
Ma & Pa’s General Store– Do you fancy visiting a store to meet everyone’s needs? Try stopping out at Ma & Pa’s store in White Pine, TN at 1270 Phillips Road. Here, you will find antiques, collectables, toys and many other collector items. Check back often, they have a tendency to bring in new items daily. Store hours are Monday – Friday 10:00am – 6:00pm EST Sunday 12:00pm – 6:00pm Closed Major Holidays.
There are plenty of antique shops in and around the Newport/Cocke County area. In each little corner the hidden treasures beckon to be found. Take a moment to tour the many wonders of preservation that these little shops have accomplished. You may be surprised at the finds you can take home.
Local Antique Shops