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Georgetown Flea Market

Georgetown, Washington DC, DC (Georgetown)
202 775 3532
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Ranked #14 of 27 shopping in Washington DC
Type: Flea/ Street Markets
Description: Held every Sunday.
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English first
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33 reviews 33 reviews
13 attraction reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014 NEW

Wow, great vendors! Found some gorgeous vintage linens that have been cleaned and starched to perfection, an Indian Anokhi seller with stunning Indian floral prints on fabrics (clothing and table linens), plenty of international art and various international jewelry sellers with silver and precious stones galore. This is my all-time favorite flea market EVER. It's really a flea market/antiques market... More

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Waterloo, Canada
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286 reviews 286 reviews
142 attraction reviews
339 helpful votes 339 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014

This place is super expensive. Anything worth looking at has astronomical prices. There were only two jewellery vendors (that made their own, rather than just selling trinkets - which were the most of the other ones) - but their stuff was simply outrageous. $95 for a pair of sort-of-interesting earrings? And they're not even silver? $30 for a small copper... More

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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22 reviews 22 reviews
9 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2013

My husband and I went to the market years ago and loved it. The quality, diversity and amount of items available was impressive so we were looking forward to returning again this afternoon - a beautiful, temperate August Sunday - perfect for this type of activity. We love and collect vintage and antique items, "treasure hunting" and talking/learning from the... More

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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
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35 reviews 35 reviews
11 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2013

I've been going here for 20 years and my house is testament to that. There are great deals to be had. I bought a 1200 diamond and gold bracelet for less than $100. It used to be more than twice the size and rivaled some of the best markets in Europe. But the school forced it back and Internet selling... More

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Hamilton, VA
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61 reviews 61 reviews
15 attraction reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2013

Part of the fun of the Georgetown Flea is not knowing which vendors will show up on any given Sunday. With the prime spots taken early, the "second tier" fill in the slots and that's where real bargains can be found. There is an abundance of jewelry here, both the real deal and costume type; lots of furniture, on the... More

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Chicago, Illinois
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2013

Although year round, Georgetown Flea Market is the very best in the Spring and Fall. I've furnished most of my house from this market before moving further away. Now I shop it every time we are in the area. It's best to shop 9 to 3 (although the hours are 8 to 4) and do not forget to shop both... More

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Chicago, Illinois
14 reviews 14 reviews
8 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2012

Good place if your looking for antiques and items with new england history. Alot of collectibles and very nice jewelry although expensive. One star off because there are really not that many vendors there- and there are no food vendors!

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Fredericksburg, Virginia
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2010

I found only one Challenge: Parking. Wear Your Walking Shoes! Great Place to Spend a Morning & to Shop for that Special Gift.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2010

I've shopped the Georgetown Flea Market for years and have bought many treasures. I've furnished my house and the houses of many clients. This market is a small jewel tucked in the Georgetown community. Their ads say it's a must visit for every bargain hunter and designer and this is so true. Many local antique shop owners comb the market... More

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Boise, ID
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30 reviews 30 reviews
12 attraction reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2008

Decent size, fun to visit, a little expensive and NO SHADE. Don't go on a hot day...you will melt. Also go to Eastern Market. Not as many antiques but a great way to pass some time at a local outdoor shopping flea market and food market.

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