Antique stores in Winnipeg to visit this vacay!

Unnati Nandey
Unnati Nandey Lifestyle
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History equals mystery! Antique stores in Winnipeg can make your visit worthwhile as you have a closer look at the charisma that they reflect, it’s likely very thoughtful and fascinating. 

Like many of you, I too have slept in my history lectures, and mind you, what an amazing nap that used to be! But yes, I cannot lie about history being one of my favourite subjects! and the times when I kept my eyes wide open, paying heed to what the professor had to say about those wars, places of unimaginable history, and much more!

Casually, when we talk about history or about places to visit that’ll hint at a long-gone era, the one that can amaze you with beautiful souvenirs of art and treasures is none other than the Antique Stores in Winnipeg! My heart is always excited to see all those amazing and unique items preserved from events of ancient history.

History has the nature of unveiling stories of determination, dedication, honesty, integrity, and, most importantly, warmth and unity. It’s hard to find such values in the present era Tho – but oh boy! we have access to that 11-number bus—your feet! —which can help you walk to these places!

So, let’s hop on to some antiques & vintage items & unveil their stories! 

Antique stores in Winnipeg worth an hour!

Antique stores are wonderful places to visit and to understand minute details about things that are preserved.

Every place that you travel to has something to convey, and these antique stores in Winnipeg attract you out of nowhere. Every soul has some questions, and these places definitely do have the answers.

Do you agree that too much talking lead to diversions? – is that so then why not just divert you to these places?

Here are five stores in Winnipeg, Canada, that can be worth over an hour of your time! Make sure to keep some of them on your checklist while you’re on a vacay!

1. The Old House Revival Company

Of all the antique stores in Winnipeg, one of the most famous is The Old Revival House Company, recognised as a spacious two-floor mall with about 43 vendors with their unique antiques on display.

Originally built in 1914 for Fort Garry Dyers and Cleaners Limited, it became an auction house in 1962 and was bought by the current owner in 2002.

antique stores in winnipeg
Image from Facebook – Old House Revival Company
vintage dining set wooden table chairs
Image from Facebook – Old House Revival Company

This lovely store is a fun place to visit with friends and family, especially for people who are setting up their new homes. You see, antiques have the impeccable power of adding to the beauty of your house.

And the OHRC keeps all these ancient, antique/vintage items lined up, inclusive of vintage lighting, ancient hardware, antique and vintage furniture, and other precious valuables.

It is closed for business on the following days: Mondays and holidays.
Timings for Tuesday to Sunday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Timings for sale: mid-month and end-month Wednesday, 4pm–7pm (It’s open till late.)
Located near 324 Young Street, Winnipeg, MB R3B 2S4.

2. Selim’s Antiques –

Selim’s Antiques is known globally for being a full-fledged, beautiful antique and vintage store in Winnipeg. Selim Aysan, the former owner of the respective store, shifted from Turkey to start this antique store in 1977. The current owner, his son, Dan Aysan, is now carrying forward his legacy.

antique wooden buffet cabinet
Image credit – TripAdvisor

If you’re a huge admirer of paintings and photographs and have the ultimate desire to serve your guests in vintage tea sets. Not to mention the urge to surround your teapot with porcelain statues, then this place is the one!

With fully furnished and polished kitchen cabinets, book racks, dressing tables, poster beds and grand wall clocks, furthermore all types of antique furniture, art, and items from ancient times are available for sale at this antique store in Winnipeg.

Timings for Monday to Saturday: 10:30 a.m.–5:30 p.m.
Located near 801 Corydon Avenue, Winnipeg, MB, Canada, R3M 0W6.

3. Vintage in the Villa

A small yet sweet store to visit to make your day perfect. With reasonable quality & affordable prices they have a large variety of antiques that could be a boon to new home-setters and collectors. They have a habit of periodically updating their store to not run out of style ever.

vintage furniture store interior
Image from Facebook – Vintage in the Villa

Timings for Monday to Sunday: 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Located near 194 Osborne St. (entrance on Gertrude), Winnipeg, MB.

4. Cobra collectibles

Cobra collectibles has a lot more than you imagine! They keep a very unique collection of great vintage items with addition to attractive antiques that forces you to give in and take a look at the stuff perfectly. Infact they’ll also present you a range of new editions every week.

vintage toys collectibles storefront
Image credit – TripAdvisor

They have items like Vintage Toys, Retro and New Video Games, Atari, Nintendo, SEGA, Sony, Microsoft plus Star Wars, Star Trek, G.I. Joe, Transformers, He-Man, Thundercats, Monster High, Shopkins, LEGO, Marvel Legends, DC, Anime, Manga, Movie Memorabilia, and comics.

Do check this place out if you’re a fan of all the amazing items aforementioned.

anime merchandise store collection
Image credit – Tripadvisor

Timings from Monday to Saturday: 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Located near 555 Sargent Ave., Winnipeg, MB R3B 1W4.

5. Mike’s General Stores

This marketplace stands out as it was awarded the best local antique shop in 2015. Mike and Barb Huen established this well-known antique market store in Winnipeg in 1979 which has been in service for 40 years!

http://mikesgeneralstore.com/
Image from official website – Mike’s General Store

From old toys to old tins, advertising signs along with memorabilia, they have absolutely everything an antique store lover would look for! They are always one step ahead to help in any case.

Make sure you reward them for their excellence by paying a warm visit.

Closed on the following business days: Sunday, Monday, and Wednesday.
Timings for TuesdayThursday, Friday, and Saturday
Located near 52 St. Annes Road, Winnipeg, Manitoba, R2M 2Y3, Canada.

Conclusion

So, these were some antique stores in Winnipeg! I hope I have been of assistance to you in some way and would be really delighted to know your experience regarding your visit.

A humble gesture from your side would be to mention in comments if the suggestions above have made your vacation a bit more interesting!

If you’re still reading, thank you, pal! See you soon only on ScoopCanada with many more amazing recs! à bientôt les gars! Bonnes vacances!

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