Are you a vintage store shopper, an avid picker, a treasure hunter? Our country estate bed and breakfast is just minutes from some of the hottest spots for antiquing near Lambertville, NJ and New Hope, Pennsylvania.
Don’t miss the antique extravaganza of the Golden Nugget, a gold mine for whatever you’re looking for! If you’re interested in historic, classic, and vintage collectibles and artwork, you’ll find it all here. This 50-year-old Lambertville institution was established in 1967, is less than 15 minutes from Woolverton Inn and is open year round. Not your everyday flea market, shoppers of all ages frequent the Golden Nugget looking to add a bit of their own nostalgia to store-bought items to create the perfect, eclectic mix of styles that reflect who they are and where they came from.
Touch, smell and closely examine merchandise to find that unique piece that brings back special memories, personalizes your home or makes the perfect meaningful gift. Ask all the questions you want and learn everything you need to about what you are buying. If all of that treasure hunting makes you hungry, take a lunch break and enjoy a variety of refreshments at one of two restaurants here.
The People’s Store Antiques Center
Discover the finest goods for designers, homeowners, dealers and collectors alike. The People’s Store Antiques and Design Center provides four levels of treasures in this 1839 landmark building in Lambertville, NJ. Inspect investment quality European and American antiques and furnishings, as well as lighting, art, collectibles and even eclectic-chic period clothing.
Rago Auction House
Don’t miss the excitement of an auction at Rago, a highly acclaimed auction house just 2 miles from us. David Rago and Suzanne Perrault have appeared on Antiques Roadshow as appraisers since 1996. Rago provides expertise in fine furniture, sculpture, decorative arts, paintings and prints, silver and metalwork and jewelry. Check out their current auctions for some irresistible acquisitions.
For Even More Antiquing Scores
If you’re looking for more fabulous finds, check out this article for more ideas on where to shop for antiques and collectibles all around Bucks County, PA.
More Things to Do
If you’d like to take a break from antiquing, you’ll find plenty of other places to visit and things to do this time of year. Doylestown, PA (just 20 minutes from Stockton, NJ) offers several great museums, including the James Michener Art Museum, Moravian Tile Works, the Mercer Museum and Fonthill Castle.
See our recommendations for Museums and Historic sites. Area wineries welcome our guests to sample their best offerings and warm up from the cold weather. (See our recommendations for local favorites.)
On a nice winter day, you can still enjoy a brisk walk along the towpath and catch a spectacular sunset over the Delaware River. Choose a cozy restaurant with a fireplace such as the historic Sergeantsville Inn, Carversville Inn, or the Golden Pheasant. (Check out our dining favorites.)
Whether you’re looking for relaxation or adventure, there’s something to do for everyone.
Relax and Enjoy Your Treasures
Upon your return, enjoy a cup of tea or glass of wine in our cozy main house living room (with freshly made cookies of course), and pour over your prizes before escaping to your luxurious guest room. Turn in for a restful night’s sleep, and wake up to an extravagant three-course country breakfast before you head out for the day.
Come stay with us and find all the treasures your heart desires!