If you are planning on visiting some antique shops in Arcadia Valley, Missouri, you are sure to stumble across many hidden treasures and items of intrigue. Some may describe this historically rich Ozark area as a true collector’s dream. Collector or not, everyone is sure to enjoy the nostalgic and enriching experience offered by these four amazing local antique shops.
This local antique shop is literally packed from top to bottom with almost every kind of antique you can imagine. You can find old farm tools, nick knacks, and memorabilia, to furniture, doors and windows, and an amazing collection of antique signs, and who knows what else. The top floor alone houses, what I would guess to be, over one million books (and I am not exaggerating). This place is a true “American Picker’s” Dream. Plunder Palace Antique Shop is located in Ironton, in Arcadia Valley Missouri. Generally, they are open from 9 to 5, most days of the week.
Old Village Mercantile
Fifteen minutes north of Arcadia Valley, Missouri lies this mesmerizing antique shop, which is on the national register of historic places. It was built in 1909, and has served a village mercantile shop consistently ever since. You can find collectibles such as antique toys, signs, clothing, primitive decor, and much more. Not only will you find many treats for the eyes here, but many tasty goodies to satisfy your sweet tooth as well. There are over 600 varieties of gourmet old fashioned candies to choose from as well. The Old Village Mercantile Antique Shop is open 7 days a week, and the website directs you to call for the exact hours.
This beautifully decorated shop, located in the historical Ironton District of Arcadia Valley, Missouri, is full of antique treasures of every type, with a strong emphasis on home decor. The selection also includes a variety of equally charming new items, such as jewelry and delicious smelling candles. Not only is every item in Bert’s Corner Gift and Antique shop a treasure, the experience of going there is a treasure in itself. Open hours are 9 am to 5 pm, Wednesday through Saturday.
Taum Sauk Traders
This antique shop is also located in the historical Ironton District of Arcadia Valley, Missouri, and is named for the nearby Taum Sauk Mountain, the highest point in the state. When it comes to collectibles like antique fishing lures, rods, reels, toys, books, glass items, and even urns, the artifacts and treasures on the shelves of this store are definitely rare finds. A great deal of the items are in mint condition, and many are still in original packaging. The hours of the Taum Sauk Traders Antique Shop are by appointment only, but the serious collector will find it well worth the phone call.