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Allow 2-3 days.
Looking to have some fun on a quick weekend getaway? Rain or shine, summer or winter – Antique Alley is always open and waiting for you in Richmond and Centerville.
Indiana’s Antique Alley
Famous Antique Alley offers Indiana’s most diverse antique destinations. Two different trails, maps available at the Richmond/Wayne County Tourism Bureau, will guide you along Eastern Indiana’s highways and byways to over 900 individual shops, dealers and malls. Trail 1, from Richmond west to Knightstown, is the perfect way to explore the Historic National Road (U.S. 40) and then circles back to Richmond on picturesque SR 38. Trail 2 takes you north out of Richmond along US 27 to Portland.
Historic Cambridge City
Trail #1, from Richmond to Knightstown, is the perfect way to explore the Historic National Road (a National Scenic Byway). The hub of Antique Alley Trail 1 is Cambridge City with 13 quality antique shops/ malls within a 2 block area. Trail 2 meanders north of Richmond and offers more than 25 treasure-filled antique stops. Once you’ve found it, spoil yourselves at the Philip W. Smith Bed & Breakfast just down the road on historic U.S. 40. This bed and breakfast is a charming Victorian inn offering 5 guest rooms with private baths. Antiques and other fine furnishings surround visitors into this old world atmosphere with all the modern conveniences. Guests enjoy evening dessert and gourmet breakfast during their stay.
Historic Richmond Depot District
In the 19th century, Richmond was an up-and-coming rail gateway to the West. Now, it’s a charming, quaint town with historic neighborhoods reflective of its past. One of its better-known neighborhoods is the Historic Richmond Depot District . The district has transformed through the years into a trendy shopping destination with one-of-a-kind shops and restaurants.
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