Ardingly Antiques & Collectors Fair is one of the largest of its kind in Europe. With up to 1,700 stalls, you can buy anything  from fine antique furniture, delicate ceramics and quality European decorative items. With a combination of inside and outdoor stands, this is a great shopping experience for those looking to enjoy a spot of vintage shopping or for proffessional traders looking to buy and sell.

If you are extending your stay to visit some of our Antique shops in the Lewes District, we have plenty of great accommodation providers to make your trip even more memorable.

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Dates for 2017
Tuesday 18th to Wednesday 19th April 2017, Tuesday 20th to Wednesday 21st June 2017, Tuesday 18th to Wednesday 19th July 2017
Tuesday 5th to Wednesday 6th September 2017, Tuesday 7th to Wednesday 8th November 2017.

This is the second annual Firle Antiques fair and is a great place to hunt for a wide range of antiques and vintage items. Much emphasis From the 17th Century to the present day prices range from £10 up to about £10,000. Here you will find furniture, jewellery, metalware, personal and household accessories, silver, ceramics and bronzes, plus a wide selection of paintings.

This is not simply a regular fair, quality  is assured by a vetting system. Top dealers will be on hand to check for fakes and forgeries leaving  you safe in the knowledge that everything you buy is the real deal. TV celebrity experts Mark Stacey, Mike Melody, Henry Nicholls and Ben Cooper, will also be on hand to offer their expert appraisals of your treasured heir looms.

Open daily 10.30am – 5pm – (Firle House open Noon-4.30)

The Venue:  The 18th Century Riding School,  Firle Place, West Firle,  A27, 3 miles South East of Lewes, East Sussex  BN8 6LP

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Located in the heart of the South Downs National Park, Firle Vintage Fair is a celebration of all things vintage. Featuring a host of cherry-picked vintage stalls including; French Brocante, haberdashery and fashion, country interiors and gardenalia. Plus original 1880 Victoriana fair-rides and Croquet games to have a whirl on. For foodies they serve up the very best artisan food and beverages with Iced Sloe Gins and a Champagne bar on the lawns. You can also expect entertainment throughout the day and a display of over 100 vintage cars. To make your day extra special you can also catch a route master bus from Lewes Bus station and arrive in vintage style.

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Gorringes Antiques and Fine Art Auctioneers, 15 North Street, Lewes, East Sussex BN7 2PE, 0273 472503

Please note – auctions no longer held at Garden St site.

Gorringes Antiques and Fine Art Auctioneers, 15 North Street, Lewes, East Sussex BN7 2PE, 0273 472503

Please note – auctions no longer held at Garden St site.

Gorringes hold a weekly Monday sale located at 15 North Street, Lewes. This is a well-established regular auction (previously at Garden Street) holding between 600 and 800 lots of antique and other furniture, ceramics, jewellery, pictures, silver and collectables.

Viewing Times:
Friday 9am – 5.00pm (prior to day of sale),
Saturday 9am – 1pm (prior to day of sale),
Monday 8am – 10am (on sale day)

Every Monday (excl bank holidays),
Sale commences at 10am


Wallis and Wallis, West Street Auction Galleries, 7-9 West Street, Lewes, East Sussex, BN7 2NJ, 01273 480208

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Church Hill Antiques Centre, 6 Station St Lewes, BN7 2DA, 01273 474842

Opening Hours: Monday – Saturday 9.30am – 5pm




The Flea Market, 14a Market St, BN7 2NB, 01273 480 328 VISIT

Opening Hours: Open 7 days a week,  10am to 5pm Monday to Friday, 10.30 to 5pm weekends and bank holidays.


The Emporium Antiques Centre, 42 Cliffe High St, BN7 2AN, 01273 486866 VISIT

Opening Hours: Monday-Friday – 10.00am – 5.00pm, Saturday – 9.30am – 5.30pm, Sunday – Bank holiday – 12.00pm – 4.00pm

Bow Windows Bookshop, 175 High Street, Lewes, East Sussex, BN7 1YE, UK, 01273 480 780
Open Hours:  Monday to Saturday, 9:30am to 5pm – Closed Sundays & Bank Holidays

W. F. Bruce Antiques, 5 North Street, Lewes, East Sussex, BN7 2PA, 01273 473 123 VISIT

Opening Hours: Tuesday – Friday: 9am – 4.30pm; Saturday: 9am – 4.00pm, Sunday & Monday Closed


May’s Antiques, 49  Cliffe High Street, Lewes, East Sussex, BN7 2AN,  01273 473 787 

Opening Hours – 10am – 5pm Monday- Saturday, Sunday 11am – 4pm


Cliffe Antiques Centre, 47 Cliffe High St, Lewes BN7 2AN, 01273 473266 VISIT
Opening Hours: Monday – Saturday 10am- 5pm, Sunday 10am – 4pm

Pastorale Antiques, 15 Malling St, Lewes, BN7 2RA, 01273 473259 VISIT

No.1 Lewes, 1 Cliffe High street, Lewes, East Sussex, BN7 2AH, 01273 477714 VISIT
Opening Hours: Monday-Saturday- 10-6pm, Sunday- 12-5pm


Lewes Antiques Centre, 20 Cliffe High St, BN7 2AH, 01273 47614

Opening Hours: