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Newark International Antiques & Collectors Fair


Organised by the iacf, Newark International Antiques and Collectors Fair comprises in excess of 2,500 individual stands sited across the 84 acres of the Newark and Nottinghamshire Showground.

Why not visit Hemswell Antique Centres – we’re only 40 minutes away

With our four buildings full of thousands of quality antiques from over 400 independent dealers, Hemswell Antique Centres is the largest antique centre in Europe and at just 27 miles from the Newark showground, we are the perfect stop-off to visit when attending the iacf.

Browsing our historic site which was once part of RAF Hemswell, the home of the Lancaster Bomber during World War II, you will delight in collectable pottery from the orient, beautiful antique clocks including the finest English examples, an extensive range of antique pine, decorative antique and vintage textiles, antique furniture from every era plus antique silver and jewellery.

Collectors and trade buyers alike can spend the day discovering delights in room after room, breaking off to take refreshments in one of our coffee shops. Once your shopping trip is over, we offer a reliable and secure home delivery service.

When is the Newark International Antiques & Collectors Fair?

The world-renowned event takes place across two days, every other month throughout the year. The fair attracts thousands of antique dealers and buyers, both domestic and international, who are enthralled by the vast choice of antiques and vintage collectables on offer.

As the largest event of its kind in Europe, Newark Antiques Fair has something for everyone. Whether you are a dealer in fine antique furniture or 20th century ceramics, or a collector of vintage jewellery or vintage vinyl, you will find likeminded sellers at Newark, who are happy to share their passion and knowledge with visitors. For anyone in pursuit of a sustainable lifestyle, wanting to minimise their carbon footprint, Newark Antique Fair is the place to source everything you need for the home and family, from vintage clothing to antique period furniture pieces.

Runway Monday at Newark

In addition to the two-day International Antiques and Collectors Fairs, the Newark Showground is also host to Runway Monday, a one-day antiques fair with hundreds of stalls showcasing an eclectic mix of antiques and collectables, including antique artwork, antique furniture, antique silver, antique lighting, vintage textiles and much more. 

Where is the Newark International Antiques & Collectors Fair?   

The Newark and Nottinghamshire Showground has great road and rail links and is ideally situated for international, national and regional access. Just a two-hour drive or a 75-minute rail journey from London, the showground is within an hour’s distance of Nottingham, Lincoln, Sheffield and Leeds and 35 miles from East Midlands Airport.

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