Antiques to browse, plus retail and institutional galleries presenting art in all media
ANTIQUE ALLEY It’s atleast a daytrip, butfor the antiques hound, worth striking out east of downtown Indy on W ashington Street, which eventually turns into Highway 40, a.k.a. “Antique Alley,” a stretch of about 60 miles with hundreds of dealers nestled in the sm all towns along the way. Best bets are centered in Knightstown, Cam bridge City, Centerville, and Richmond. ww w.byways.org/explore/byways/10423/places/11766/. 800.828.8414.
BROWN’S ANTIQUES & GIFTS A familyrun business since its founding in 1945, specializing in 19th- and 20th-century furniture and collectibles, including tableware and lighting, spread out in three buildings. Also sells new hom e decor and gift item s. 10 am -5 pm M-Sa, noon-4 pm Su. ww w. brownsantiques.com . 315 N. 5th St., 317.873.2284. Map 2-3B
FIN E ESTATE ART & RU GS N eed a handm ade rug (Persian, Tibetan or Afghan) for your own palace, or perhaps som e Indiana artwork for your collection? Stop into this spacious show room and take a look atthe possibilities, from antique pieces to the latest designs. O pen M-F 10 am -6 pm , Sa 10 am -4 pm. www.neestaterugs.com.4186 N. Broadway St.,317.253.5910. Map 3-8D
INDIANA POLIS DOWNTOWN ANTIQ UE
M ALL In Fountain Square, hom e to m ore than 40 shops on 2 oors, with a wide assortment of antiques and collectibles, primarily American . O pen M -Sa 10 am -5 pm , Su noon-5 pm . 1044 Virginia Ave., 317.635.5336. Map 1-7E
MIDLAND ARTS & ANTIQ UES MAR KET Ten blocks east of downtown, in a historic warehouse that adds authenticity, this collection of more than 200 Midwest dealers offers quality furnishings, lighting, china, artwork, mirrors and accouterments from a variety of eras and continents. Open M -Sa 10 am -6 pm , Su noon-5 pm . www.midlandathome.com.907 E. Michigan St.,317.267.9005. Map 1-4E
NO BLES VILLE ANTIQ U E MALL Three oors brim m ing with vintage jewelry, glassware, books/ periodicals, toys, quilts, furniture and more, on the charm ing historic town square. O pen M-F 10 am -5 pm , Sa 10 am -6 pm , Su noon-5 pm . 20 N. 9th St., 317.773.5095. Map 2-1E