Shopping in Rowan County can be a fun adventure with all our local boutiques scattered around the area, and when it comes to antiquing, we do not disappoint. If you're visiting our area and looking for the best places to shop antiques, we've got quite the handful of places you should add to your list to check out.


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.


118 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.


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.



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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. 


Heart & Oak

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

Heart & Oak 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. This special shop also features clothing, crystals and oddities you won't find anywhere else.


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