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Antique Emporium

Closed Now: 09:00 - 17:00
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Visit to the most incredible antique store.

This antique store is one not to be missed. It has something for every one and is set out like an... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
David M
Grafton, Australia
via mobile
Antiques, books and cameras on steroids!

The Antique Emporium, 51 Formby Rd. Devonport 1 June 2018. Just 300M south of the Formby hotel – 3... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Brisbane, Australia
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  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“treasure trove”(10 reviews)
“garden items”(3 reviews)
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WELCOME TO ANTIQUE EMPORIUM - IMPORTERS, RETAILERS, WHOLESALERS, ANTIQUE & BOOK DEALERS. You will find 1600 square meters of goods on 4 levels. The owner, John Cole, Personally travels for up to 3 months of the year going door to door & village to...more
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51 Formby Rd, Devonport, Tasmania 7310, Australia
+61 3 6423 3316
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All reviews treasure trove garden items great store interesting items several floors for sale wrought iron nick nacks could spend hours visit devonport huge range buy something allow plenty of time few hours couple of hours worth a visit huon pine
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This antique store is one not to be missed. It has something for every one and is set out like an Alladins Cave complete with pirate ship. It has the biggest collection of cameras I have ever seen. There are smaller antique stores within the...More

Thank David M
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Antique Emporium, 51 Formby Rd. Devonport 1 June 2018. Just 300M south of the Formby hotel – 3 massive silos just across the road -, has two levels of antiques, books and a huge collection of old cameras (mainly 35mm and cine cameras). The...More

Thank HenknAnnie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It’s got great quirky character and randomness which makes it unique. Don’t agree with comment about ‘could be better organised’. I mean, maybe it could, but then it’d be like Meyer or Woolies. No, keep it growing like topsy, with spaces to “poke about in”,....More

Thank Tastraveller2015
Reviewed 10 July 2018

For that knickknack or hard to find antique, old book, glassware, or something special, you need plenty of time to browse the two floors of this popular emporium for locals or visitors.

2  Thank jagron38
Reviewed 9 July 2018

This shop is full of antiques and quirky items from the past. Worth spending a few hours in here.Step back in time. There are several floors jammed packed with goodies.

Thank W9651MPlauras
Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

What a great place. John, the owner has just done a revamp of the second level. Full of large and small rooms full of various collections of furniture, books, china and other nick nacks. They have one of the biggest old camera collections in Australia...More

Thank Darryl B
Reviewed 11 May 2018

heaps of stuff under the one roof allow lots of time to wander through here,lots of bargains can be found if you look hard enough

Thank KangarooIslandSkilo
Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

What an astounding place to spend an hour or so. Could not get over the collection of antique and vintage camera gear. So many rooms and a bargain or two

Thank Julie P
Reviewed 1 April 2018

This is a store crammed with Antiques, collectables and curios. Apparently there are 32 dealers involved in the operation of the store and the range of goods for sale is huge. Clothing jewellery, furniture, stamps, coins, glassware etc. Spent a happy couple of hours just...More

Thank SheilaPannell
Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

Pretty cool. Easy to get lost in hete. It seemingly goes on forever. Something for everyone. Some pieces seemed overly pricey though.

Thank Adamvdrake
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