Antiquing in Northern Michigan

July 28, 2016

Antiquing Northern MichiganDo you watch Antique Roadshow religiously? Do you enjoy the thrill of the chase, always hoping to stumble on that priceless treasure of your own? Perhaps you simply like to fill your home with beautiful pieces from the past. Whatever your reason, if you love antiques, there’s no better way to spend the day than driving the scenic roads of Northern Michigan, visiting the antique shops lining Lake Michigan’s beautiful shores.

You’ll find picturesque beach towns with historic buildings and cozy shops chock full of hidden gems. Friendly, knowledgeable proprietors will answer your questions, tell you stories and help you find exactly what you were looking for. After your treasure hunt, stop in at one of the many unique, local eateries you’ll find along the way. And don’t forget to leave time for a stroll along the beach.

Boyne City

Boyne Country Antiques

Address: 02113 M75 N

Specialty – This shop features fine antique goods for the home, thoughtfully curated from estate sales.


Ro Ro Antiques

Address: 101 Bridge Street

Specialty – At this store, you’ll find a selection of unique, vintage items, as well art from local artists and Michigan-made products.

Kelly’s Antiques

Address: 06176 Old U.S. 31 South

Specialty – An extensive collection filling a barn from floor to ceiling with quality antique and cottage furniture. Find everything from antique wicker, Early American to European imports.

Chill Retro

Address: 06932 US 31 S

Specialty – Record collectors will love this shop’s collection of vintage vinyl. You’ll also find unique antique items including art, figurines, kitchen and home accessories.

North Seas Gallery and Antiques

Address: 237 Bridge St

Specialty – This shop features late 19th and early 20th century antiques, art and furniture. Art lovers will enjoy their collection of works by local artists, Soviet era painters, and mid-century modernists.


Longton Hall Antiques

Address: 329 Bay Street

Specialty – At this shop, you’ll find a collection of antiques curated from around the globe including rare, authentic pieces of furniture, fine art, accessories, sports memorabilia, figurines, and wicker.

Joseph’s World

Address: 2680 US 31 South

Specialty: This shop was voted Michigan’s Best Antique Gallery by the Detroit News. Their collection is made up of nostalgic, unusual, and beautiful pieces appealing to a variety of collectors.

Joie De Vie

Address: 1901 M-119

Specialty: This shop specializes in antiques from France.

Then and Now Antique and Consignment Shop

Address: 101 Charlevoix Ave.

Speciality: An ever-changing, eclectic inventory of imported antique furnishings, wicker, collectibles, vintage jewelry, and designer bags.

Harbor Springs

L’Esprit Antiques, Inc.

Address: 220 State St.

Specialty: At this shop you’ll find French country antiques personally gathered by the owners from the French countryside, primarily in the Provence and the Burgundy regions.

Elliott & Elliott Art and Antiques

Address: 292 E. Third St. · PO Box 751

Specialty: The carefully curated inventory at this shop is selected to appeal to both the collectors of traditional antiques as well as those looking for contemporary design objects.


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