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Amazing treasure trove

A beautiful range of vintage and antiques, from inexpensive retro pieces to high end antiques. Do a... read more

Reviewed September 27, 2018
kittenvintage
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Mackay, Australia
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You can get lost in here for hours. Great place to get in out of the extremes of the weather.

You can wander around at your leisure and relive (or get a peek into) times gone by. Various... read more

Reviewed January 1, 2018
Wendy A
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Brisbane, Australia
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Ipswich Antique Centre is located in the beautifully restored 1895 Heritage listed Congregational Sunday School Hall at 86 East Street in the Hospital precinct.At the time of its construction, it was the largest building of its type in the Southern...more
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Reviewed September 27, 2018 via mobile

A beautiful range of vintage and antiques, from inexpensive retro pieces to high end antiques. Do a loop downstairs then head upstairs for one of the largest range of vintage clothing in Queensland. Sadly the cafe wasn’t open as we could have had a coffee...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed April 29, 2018

Looking forward to visiting but disappointed - antiques/collectables very overpriced, no vibe at all, and empty when we visited - definitely it needs some new stall holders and a bit of a jazz up! A more jumble sale type shop underneath, and a place to...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Heather M, Owner at Ipswich Antique Centre, responded to this reviewResponded May 3, 2018

Thank you for your review, and sorry you were disappointed. Not sure what you mean by 'no vibe' - perhaps you did not like our music selection! Also cannot understand 'empty' unless you did not find all of our rooms and stock. Perhaps you did...More

Reviewed January 1, 2018

You can wander around at your leisure and relive (or get a peek into) times gone by. Various levels, and different sections, that you may find many hidden treasures.More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Heather M, Owner at Ipswich Antique Centre, responded to this reviewResponded January 3, 2018

Thank you for your 5* review. Yes, customers do appreciate our air-conditioned comfort, free on-site car park, and the fact they can browse at leisure amongst the more than 10,000 items always in stock, without being hassled! Of course, the 1895 Heritage building in which...More

Reviewed October 1, 2017

The Ipswich Antique Centre is in centre of Ipswich just across from the hospital. It is in a beautiful historic church. There are many stalls to browse in with some quirky mid century material. It is clean and well laid out. The staff were particularly...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Heather M, Owner at Ipswich Antique Centre, responded to this reviewResponded October 3, 2017

Thank you for your review of Ipswich Antique Centre. We strive to make the experience a great one for all our wonderful customers. Our dealers endeavour to obtain interesting antiques and collectable to display for sale. It is wonderful to have our knowledge and helpfulness...More

Reviewed August 5, 2017 via mobile

This is the greatest, most informative antique store I have ever been to and I'm a professional Antiquer. Definitely check this out in Ipswich if you get a chance it's in a beautiful old church and the staff are very friendly and helpful. Great furniture,...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Heather M, Owner at Ipswich Antique Centre, responded to this reviewResponded August 6, 2017

Many thanks for your kind comments regarding your day at Ipswich Antique Centre. We love our Heritage listed building and our wonderful customers who appreciate the quality and range of goods on display from our professional dealers. Our clothing dealer had just reduced her winter...More

Reviewed July 20, 2017

The staff here are very helpful and knowledgeable, the prices 30% below Brisbane prices and the quality and consistency of material much better. Bought 2 pieces of furniture, exactly what we wanted, at very good prices, with no fuss.More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Heather M, Owner at Ipswich Antique Centre, responded to this reviewResponded July 22, 2017

Thank you for your kind comments. Ipswich Antique Centre is renowned for the quality and competitive prices of its stock. We strive to assist customers, and are very warmed when this is appreciated by people such as yourself! This truly makes it all worthwhile. Please...More

Reviewed July 14, 2017 via mobile

Excellent range of furniture and accessories and a huge range of high quality vintage clothing, located in a magnificent heritage building in central Ipswich. The striking qualities about this place are the friendly and welcoming owners, and the attention to detail and high level of...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Heather M, Owner at Ipswich Antique Centre, responded to this reviewResponded July 15, 2017

Thank you very much for your kind review. We pride ourselves on the quality and prices of the stock provided by our dealers at Ipswich Antique Centre and endeavour to provide friendly, respectful service at all times. It is so pleasing to be given a...More

Reviewed July 13, 2017 via mobile

Absolutely wonderful antique centre, went here thinking it was a museum, was ecstatic when I saw everything was for sale! Will definitely be returning to get some more stuffMore

Date of experience: June 2017
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Heather M, Owner at Ipswich Antique Centre, responded to this reviewResponded July 15, 2017

Thank you for your kind review, Cassie. Ipswich Antique Centre is often initially thought to be a museum, and people are very happy, like yourself, when they realize all the fabulous, interesting, and quirky items are available for purchase! Of course, the Heritage listed building...More

Reviewed June 17, 2017 via mobile

Wandered around without any hassle, but staff were very helpful when needed. A great variety of well priced antiques and retro wares.More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Heather M, Owner at Ipswich Antique Centre, responded to this reviewResponded June 19, 2017

Thank you for your kind comments. Ipswich Antique Centre is known for well priced stock, and non-pushy sales people who endeavour to assist where at all possible. Yes, we think the building is quite magnificent, being Heritage listed and built in 1895! At the time...More

Reviewed October 11, 2016

Went with Son and his Wife. We soon split into the areas that is a great idea... couple of rooms that are great value

Date of experience: September 2016
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Jamie D
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10.00am-5.00pm Thursday to Monday. (Closed Tuesday/Wednesday). Some Public Holidays we are closed.
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