1. Travel

And One Last thing - Antique Market - Stratford-upon-Avon

Next morning, before you leave...

By

...have a quick mosey around Stratford-upon-Avon's Antiques Centre: Crafts and Collectibles Emporium.
Antique Market in Stratford upon Avon

Antique Market in Stratford upon Avon

Photo: ©Ferne Arfin 2006 Reprint Request
No visitor destination in the UK would be complete without a big, multi-stall antique center. Who knows if anyone ever finds a bargain but that's not really the point, is it? If you like poking around a mixture of crafts, collectibles and junk, looking for potential treasures, they are irresistable.

Stratford's has 50 dealers on two floors plus a courtyard full of little shops. We liked the military figures and toy soldiers - some antique and some modern collectables - at Bugle and Drum. John Troughton, the propietor, is knowledgeable and enthusiastic. The Antiques Centre is open every day, including Sunday, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

  • The Antiques Centre
    60 Ely Street
    Stratford-upon-Avon
    Warwickshire CV37 6LN
    Telephone:+44 (0)1789 204180

Next: Toy Soldiers at Bugle and Drum

  1. About.com
  2. Travel
  3. United Kingdom Travel

©2014 About.com. All rights reserved.