When you wander through Rowan County, North Carolina, don't miss the chance to explore our eclectic array of antique shops. These charming establishments offer a delightful blend of history and nostalgia, each brimming with unique treasures waiting to be discovered. From quaint storefronts in downtown districts to hidden gems tucked away in scenic corners, Rowan County's antique shops promise a memorable journey into the past for visitors of all ages.

Antiquing in Salisbury, N.C.

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The Salisbury Emporium

230 E. Kerr St., Salisbury, N.C.

The Salisbury Emporium is a collection of over 80 shops located in the 100 year old restored Frick Sawmill Supply building in the historic railroad corridor, listed on the National Registry of Historic Places. You will find over 15,000 square feet of gifts, antiques, home accessories, Christmas items, fine art, furniture, pottery, books, jewelry, garden decorations, china, crystal, silver, prints, military relics and much more in this relaxed atmosphere of true southern hospitality.


Off Main Gallery

114 E. Council St., Salisbury, N.C.

Off Main Gallery is operated by a well-known, local artist and features upscale a variety of quality antiques. From furniture and décor, Civil War Prison prints, t-shirts, note cards, to Salisbury, NC Postal souvenir books, you will come across tons of good finds while you browse this Salisbury, original.


Thomas Hoke Antiques Warehouse

125 Lane Pkwy., Salisbury, N.C.

Thomas Hoke Antiques Warehouse is home to sought-after English and French antique furniture and accessories from the 18th, 19th and 20th centuries. Thomas Hoke selectively adds one piece at a time to his collection, each of which bears the signature traits that make his furniture finds uniquely warm and comfortable. Come visit Thomas Hoke Antiques Warehouse and see exclusive pieces, specifically selected throughout country sides of England and France.


Local Focal Marketplace & Antiques

310 S. Main St., Salisbury, N.C.

Located in the heart of Downtown Salisbury, Local Focal is a marketplace for small business owners and antique sellers. Opening in late 2022, it is our newest antique marketplace. When you visit, you'll find tons of unique items from collectible antiques to modern furniture and decor.


Habitat for Humanity ReStore

1707 S. Main St., Salisbury, N.C.

Habitat for Humanity ReStore and Housing Ministry offices are located at 1707 S. Main Street in Salisbury, NC. The 26,000 square foot building has ample parking and a convenient drive-up, drop-off donation center in the front of the building. Inside you will find tons of great finds - anywhere from unique, antique furniture to well-sought after collectibles.


Lost & Found

105 N. Main St., Salisbury, N.C.

Tucked away in the heart of Downtown Salisbury, this unique shop caters to the eclectic. Polaroid cameras, vinyl, typewriters and other vintage collectibles are what you will find when you visit. From fun & funky gifts to vintage home decor, Lost & Found has got you covered. 


The Corner Market

106 E. Innes St., Salisbury, N.C.

The Corner Market aims to keep the story of vintage pieces alive! Whether it’s turning an old bushel basket lid into a unique wreath or making a pillow from an antique grain sack. From farmhouse style, cottage style, primitive style, and modern farmhouse, discover great finds at this Downtown Salisbury gem.

Antiquing in China Grove, N.C.

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Vintage Grove

303 N. Main St., China Grove, N.C.

From upscale furniture pieces to dainty tea cups, Vintage Grove has quite the variety of unique items that rotate constantly. Come through Main St. of China Grove do discover all that Vintage Grove has to offer.


Second Glance Shop

2080 Shue Rd., China Grove, N.C.

This China Grove antique store sells an unusual and hard to find collection of antique, vintage treasures, located at the corner of Shue Road and Corriher Road.

Antiquing in Gold Hill, N.C.

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Mauney's 1840 Store

805 St. Stephens Church Rd., Gold Hill, N.C.

At Mauney's 1840 Store you can find fine antiques, estate items, furniture, home decor, gifts, silver jewelry and hand-crafted items by local artists. Visit the Historic Gold Hill Village to discover all that you can find at Mauney's 1840 Store.

Antiquing in Kannapolis, N.C.

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Marketplace on Main

118 S. Main St., Kannapolis, N.C.

Marketplace on Main is an antique mall located in downtown Kannapolis, North Carolina. With over 54,000 square feet, they will have up to 180 available booths as their renovation of the building continues. Each booth features personally curated selections from the people in our lovely community. Their vendors cover the old and the new, including antiques, collectibles, furniture, handmade items, apparel, art supplies, jewelry, home goods, and much much more.

Antiquing in Cleveland, N.C.

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Backyard Antiques

12381 Cool Springs Rd.Cleveland, N.C.

Hidden in the corner of our county in Cleveland, N.C. is Backyard Antiques - a cute, little shop that is more than meets the eye. Selling antiques and collectables, and specializing in painting and distressing furniture, Backyard Antiques is the perfect spot to find rare and unique items.

For more places to shop in Rowan County, check out our Things to Do: Shopping page.