Do you enjoy searching for the one thing that will make your home feel “complete.” Maybe an antique accent piece for the living room or that one of a kind painting from a local artist to add a hometown touch. It may not be hidden in wooden chests, but LBI is full of hidden treasures. You just need to know where to look. The island is full of antique, consignment, and art shops. Here are 9 you can go check out today.
Owned and curated by Amy Haeberlein, Artifacts & Co. is a cozy, eclectic antique shop and local retail store. You’ll feel right at home as soon as you walk into the shop. Nestled in the back, you’ll also find a small coffee shop to grab a drink while you shop. If you’re looking for a statement piece for your home, this is your place.
Location: Beach Haven Google Rating: 4.1 Season: Open Annually 10am-5pm
Your typical hometown antique shop, Americana By The Shore puts their experience in the forefront of their business. While their hours change throughout the seasons, they invite potential customers to reach out by phone or email all-year-round for anything you may be looking for.
Location: Barnegat Light Google Rating: 4.5 Season: Hours Change Per Season, Call Ahead
3. The Seawife
A mixture relevant antique collections and folkart, this is the perfect spot to find funky artwork for your home. surrounded by structors from the 1800’s this is the perfect place to house antiques as old as 1930’s era. You can also catch art & craft shows seasonally.
Location: Beach Haven Google Rating: N/A Season: Open Daily, Summer/Call For Hours, Off-Season
Looking to sell some of your own antiques? This is the place for you. Coastal Consignment & Salvage is knowledge and makes sure sellers are knowledgable about the consignment experience. How is this good for buyers? More variety from more sources.
Location: Beach Haven Google Rating: N/A Season: Open April – December
Another traditional antique shop, Ship Bottom Antiques is the perfect place to antique shop on a rainy summer day or when looking to fill your beach home with local fixtures. They have a huge collection of beach decor.
Location: Ship Bottom Google Rating: 5.0 Season: Open Annually, Call Ahead In Off Season
Open since 2000, MT Burton Gallery is home to nationally and regionally recognized artists and pieces. Here, you’ll find some of the best of the best paintings, sculptures, and photography. They even offer classes for those eager to learn pottery.
Location: Surf City Google Rating: 5.0 Season: Call For Hours
This is the perfect place to go for local art. From humble beginnings in a garage right after Hurricane Sandy in 2012 to their brick & mortar location today – this shop is home to handmade furniture, surfboards, and driftwood art.
Location: Long Beach Township Google Rating: 5.0 Season: Call For Hours
For those looking for funky clothing and jewelry, this is the place to be. Owned by Cricket Luker, this shop is meant to be a fun environment for shoppers looking for a different shopping experience.
Location: Barnegat Light Google Rating: 5.0 Season: Open Weekends, Call For Private Apt
9. Swell Colors
The perfect place for those looking for stained glass or sea glass art. Swell Colors offers a wide variety of handmade jewelry and art. They even teach classes and hold events for private parties.
Location: Surf City Google Rating: 5.0 Season: Call For Hours & Classes