2014 Antiques Show and Sale

September 20-21, 2014

Saturday and Sunday, 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

The 2014 event is held on Saturday and Sunday, September 20 and 21, concurrent with another annual antiques affair, the Adirondack Mountains Antiques Show in nearby Indian Lake.

(Note: The museum will be closed to the general public all day on Friday, September 19, to prepare for the event; instead, please join us for Hidden History Tours while the exhibits and grounds are closed. The tours will be available from 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on Friday.)

Browse and shop! Dealers in quality antiques and art from across the U.S. feature antiques at home in the Adirondacks.

You will see camp, cottage, and Mission furniture; historical fine art; rare books; antique sporting goods; militaria; folk art; vintage boats; taxidermy; quilts; oriental rugs; Native American jewelry and artifacts; and much more.

You can get your tickets online now.


•Entrance to the Antiques Show and Sale is included with general museum admission.

•All museum tickets are valid for a second visit within a one-week period.

•Antique and vintage items are available for all levels, from beginning collectors to serious connoisseurs.

•Shipping services are available from the event, thanks to our friends at the Lake Placid UPS Store.

•The museum's Lake View Café will be open during the event.

•Several public programs will be available on the museum's campus throughout the event, programs with our staff-led tours, audio guides, and numerous children's activities.

•All museum exhibitions will be open, including three NEW and exciting exhibitions to explore: "Gone Camping: Outfitting the Adirondack Campsite," "Sonic Hotel: Lost and Found Sounds of the Adirondacks," and "Arto Monaco and the Land of Makebelieve."

(Note: The museum will be closed on Friday, September 19, to prepare for the event; instead, please join us for Hidden History Tours from 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. that day.)


Indulge in the exclusive Benefit Preview, from 3:00 to 6:00 p.m., on Friday, September 19.

The Benefit Preview gives you an unparalleled opportunity to discover the finest rustic antiques offered anywhere in the country (and secure them for your camp, cabin, condo, or collection before anyone else).

Browse at your leisure on the day before the event's general-public hours, enjoy hors d'oeuvres and cocktails, and take in the spectacular views of the lake and mountains at the height of the Adirondack autumn-leaf season.

Proceeds support the Adirondack Museum's exhibitions, educational programs, preservation work, library, grounds, and free Adirondack education programs presented at schools throughout the North Country's 12 counties.

Tickets to this highlight of the season are $100 per person ($80 tax-deductible) and can be purchased in advance. Purchase them online or call us soon at (518) 352-7311, ext. 119, to get your tickets set.


If you would like to sign up for the museum's "Antiques Show and Sale Bulletin," please send your e-mail or postal address to antiques@adkmuseum.org and be the first to receive periodic information through the year about 2014 dates; lodging, restaurant, and other deals; dealer news; museum object and Adirondack history stories; and more.


There will be more than 40 antique and art dealers from around the U.S., including:

Al Nelson Antiques (Toledo, OH)

American Sampler (Barnesville, MD)
cast iron, folk art, country Americana, decoys, and carvings

Anne Hall Antique Prints (Sturbridge, MA)
specializing in old antique engravings and lithographs from 1640 – 1900

Antiques @ 30B (Lake Luzerne, NY)

Antiques on the Square (Schaefferstown, PA)
offering a wide-variety of interesting antiques for home, business, and more

Antiques to Love (Webster, NY)
quality and variety in antiques, since 1979

Appleton Manor Antiques (New Ipswich, NH)

Black Bass Antiques (Bolton Landing, NY)
working and decorative decoys, vintage Adirondack souvenirs, rustic cabin accessories, canoes and paddles, vintage sleds and ice skates, and much more . . .

Blue Line Antiques (Port Leyden, NY)
a broad selection of antiques, ranging from elegant British pottery to Adirondack items, primitives and folk art

Brian Correll Antiques (Northville, NY)

Cherry Gallery (Damariscotta, ME)
a leading dealer in quality antique rustic furniture and accessories, venturing into fine, folk, and Native American antique art and furnishings

Child's Play Antiques (Marietta, GA)

Chimney Corner Antiques (Newburyport, MA)
specializing in 18th and 19th century hand-colored steel engravings, unique and one-of-a-kind collages, and framed steamship ephemera

Christiby's (Traverse City, MI)
medium- to high-end Rustic vintage and antique items, including log furniture, camp blankets and Navajho rugs, paintings, Indian memorabilia, Black Forest carvings, and much more . . .

Christopher English Fine Antiques (West Palm Beach, FL)

Class Menagerie (Bolton Landing, NY)
vintage World War One and Two posters, travel posters, antique advertising signs, and period prints

CM Antiques (New York, NY)

Comstock Books & Antiques (Saranac Lake, NY)
specializing in old Adirondack books, prints, photographs, maps, and paper ephemera, as well as a wide variety of camp accessories

Cotton's Antiques (Wabash, IN)

David Drummond Antiques (Lebanon, PA)
specializing in American antiques and decorative arts

David Zabriskie (Lake Placid, NY)

Double G Antiques (Hartwick, NY)

Fryer Antiques (Lawrenceburg, KY)

Gerold Wunderlich & Co. (Ossining, NY)
dealers in fine art since 1874, specializing in original American paintings, drawings and sculpture of the 19th and 20th centuries, including Hudson River School, Impressionism, Regionalism, and much more . . .

Jane Langol Antiques (Medina, OH)
folk art, native art, paintings, pottery, textiles, and the unusual . . .

John Connelly Dreamlight (Louisville, KY)
arts and crafts, Stickley antiques and vintage modern

John Provo Rustic Antiques (Plymouth, MN)
quality rustic Adirondack antique furnishing for the camp or lodge; specializing in antique Old Hickory and other unique rustic items

Linda Davidson Antiques (Landrum, SC)
antique furnishings for lake home, lodge, camp, and cottage; specializing in antique Old Hickory furniture and rustic accessories

Loose Moose Antiques (Nineveh, IN)

Mountain Thistle Antiques, LLC (Waynesboro, VA)
diversified line of antiques including Black Forest items, corkscrews, pocket watch holders, frames, inkwells, sewing items, decorative items, and much more

The Old Crow (Warwick, NY)

Parrett/Lich, Inc. (Georgetown, IN)
specializing in Old Hickory and Rustic furniture, regional art; early 20th century Folk art; contemporary Self-Taught / Outsider art, and vintage garden furnishings

Pastime Antiques & Collectibles (Central Square, NY)
specializing in Adirondack hotel china, photography, old books, real photo postcards, hotel ephemera, railroad baggage tags, and hunting, fishing and guide badges.

Ralph Kylloe Rustic Design (Lake George, NY)
the art of Rustic – furnishings, antiques, leather goods, antique boats, architectural elements, taxidermy, and much more

Rob Dodelin Antiques (Mt. Laurel, NJ)

Saratoga Fine Art (Saratoga Springs, NY)
exceptional paintings and artworks

Sholl Antiques (Norwood, NY)

Stockade Imports (Saratoga Springs, NY)
fine hand-woven carpets and rugs

Time Travelers Antiques (Mt. Dora, FL)

White & White Interiors & Antiques (Skaneateles, NY)


Make your reservations early to ensure you can stay exactly where you want for the 2014 Rustic Furniture Fair (September 13 and 14, 2014) and 2014 Antiques Show & Sale (September 20 and 21). Please consider patronizing the museum's Business Member supporters listed below.

Adirondack Hotel (Long Lake, N.Y.)

Admiral Hotel (Lake George, N.Y.)

Bearhurst Lakeside Cottages (Speculator, N.Y.)

Big Bear Lodge (518) 479-7241 (Indian Lake, N.Y.)

Big Moose Inn & Restaurant (Eagle Bay, N.Y.)

Blue Mountain Rest (Blue Mountain Lake, N.Y.)

Blueberry Hill Motel (Long Lake, N.Y.)

Boathouse Bed & Breakfast (Bolton Landing, N.Y.)

Boulders Resort (Lake George, N.Y.)

Brynilsen's Viking Village (Old Forge, N.Y.)

Burke's Cottages on Indian Lake (Sabael, N.Y.)

VACANCIES! Curry's Cottages (Blue Mountain Lake, N.Y.)

Donnelly's Sunset Point (Long Lake, N.Y.)

Garnet Hill Lodge (North River, N.Y.)

The Glen Lodge B & B (Warrensburg, N.Y.)

The Hedges (Blue Mountain Lake, N.Y.)

Hemlock Hall (Blue Mountain Lake, N.Y.)

Lone Birch Motel (Indian Lake, N.Y.)

The Norridgewock Lodge (Beaver River, Eagle Bay, N.Y.)

Prospect Point Cottages (Blue Mountain Lake, N.Y.)

Seasons B & B (Warrensburg, N.Y.)

Shaheen's Motel (Tupper Lake, N.Y.)

Shamrock Motel and Cottages (Long Lake, N.Y.)

Stiefvater's Lakeside Cottages (Inlet, N.Y.)

Sunset Mountain Lodge (Brant Lake, N.Y.)

Timberlock (Indian Lake, N.Y.)

Timber Hill on Long Lake (Long Lake, N.Y.)

The Waldheim (Big Moose, N.Y.)

Water's Edge Cottages (Long Lake, N.Y.)

Wildwood on the Lake (Lake Placid, N.Y.)