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Well worth a look

Almost exclusively antiques reflecting Charleston history, but some great pieces. We’ve been... read more

Reviewed 20 March 2018
Georgann M
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Spokane Valley, Washington
Fun to browse but very high prices

The shops are clean, well lit, display merchandise nicely. However, I found prices here to be very... read more

Reviewed 27 May 2016
CTINPA
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Bucks County
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Charleston neighborhood lined with antique shops.
  • Excellent21%
  • Very good37%
  • Average28%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
20 Mar 2018
“Well worth a look”
27 May 2016
“Fun to browse but very high prices”
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Reviewed 20 March 2018

Almost exclusively antiques reflecting Charleston history, but some great pieces. We’ve been antiquers for 40years and there are some wonderful pieces here if you are looking for Federal or European pieces, but have a thick wallet. We felt prices were high, but perhaps not considering...More

2  Thank Georgann M
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Reviewed 27 May 2016

The shops are clean, well lit, display merchandise nicely. However, I found prices here to be very high on most things. Although I wouldn't hesitate to counter-offer, when a price starts very high, you know they won't come down too far. It's too bad since...More

1  Thank CTINPA
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Reviewed 13 May 2016 via mobile

Ok for browsing around, looking, but for us not worth the prices being asked. Maybe you can negotiate the price but didn't find anything we were looking for or interested in. Have been in many more better antique areas/stores in other towns. Such as New...More

1  Thank CDM49
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Reviewed 23 March 2016

My wife and I (both residents of Mount Pleasant, SC) were recently perusing the many antique stores and art galleries in Charleston and found ourselves outside Alkyon Arts & Antiques. At a first glance through the windows, we saw a wide variety of pieces and...More

8  Thank Paul N
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Reviewed 22 March 2016

We went to the 13th annual Charleston Antiques Show in March. It is sponsored by the Historic Charleston Foundation and held at the Memminger Auditorium located at 56 Beaufain St., Charleston. It is a 3 day event and you can buy a 3 day pass....More

1  Thank Woofie551
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Reviewed 30 January 2016

It is fun to browse through the numerous shops. Most are high quality and expensive but there is always the chance of finding a bargain.

1  Thank WanderlustItaly
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Reviewed 4 June 2015 via mobile

Be hesitant when shopping for antiques when in the city of Charleston. The local shop keepers are prying on the tourists with charging outrageous prices on pieces that are worthless. I was fortunate enough that my partner is a high-end interior designer and knows his...More

8  Thank Gregrob1980
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Reviewed 20 April 2015

During our recent trip to Charleston, our small group of ladies browsed or attempted to browse in some of Charleston's antiques shops. One of our group has been an antiques dealer in the past and knows her antiques. She noticed some things which were reproductions...More

11  Thank ann39427
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Reviewed 27 December 2014

Few noteworthy shops. Not much variety available in any of the shops. Given the history of this Deep South area you would expect more choices. Expensive offerings!

5  Thank Serviceprof
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Reviewed 23 November 2014

Outrageous, overpriced, description vary from just plain wrong to fake. great if you come in a Rolls and have a box of money to squander

4  Thank gizmo638
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