Though Minocqua offers stunning, peaceful lakes and lush forests filled with wildlife and wonder, the awe-inspiring natural landscape is not the only treasure to be uncovered in the area. A wealth of valuables, collectibles, and unique finds awaits in Minocqua antique stores!
Be sure to stop by these stores, whether you’re sticking around Minocqua or simply passing through:

Gaslight Antiques and Collectibles in the Gaslight Square Shoppes

The Gaslight Square Shoppes is a must-stop for tourists seeking a genuine local experience, a quaint, picturesque shopping center that encompasses a small-town spirit.
Step into a historical scene with an architectural design mirroring the magical elements of the early 1900s, from authentic brick paths to gas-lit lamps. Walk through the doors to embark on your journey, and plan to stay for a spell!


The main floor features favorites such as Ala Carte, where shoppers can view an elegant collection of home décor and pick up a cup of coffee. You can also visit Envies Footwear and Flamingo Bay Boutique to see the latest fashions, then grab a sweet snack at Bigfoot Donuts. Finish off the main floor tour with a look at authentic leather goods at WM James Leather.
Get the whole gang together, dash down the stairs, and unlock an exciting adventure at The Key to Escape. Once you’re out, hit a hole-in-one at Minoc-Woods Mini Golf.

The upper level of Gaslight Square Shoppes is reserved for a long-time local favorite: Gaslight Antiques and Collectibles.
Spend hours upon hours exploring one-of-a-kind merchandise from over one hundred specialty dealers. Their unique selection of dishes, furniture, paintings, books, toys, jewelry, and endless other precious finds is easy to get lost in! 

Found Artisans and Antiques

Head down the road to find yourself in Found Artisans and Antiques, a popular shopping stop for vintage pieces, primitives, antiques, and artisan-created items.
Hand-picked and shipped across the country, you just might stumble upon something from a place you’ve never been. You may also end up choosing a handcrafted piece of pottery, beaded necklace, or woven blanket made by a local artist.
Nostalgic curiosities passed from generation to generation, quirky holiday decorations, special handmade gifts unlike anything you’ve ever seen at big-box retailers—there’s something here for everyone!

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More Treasures

Do you still have the energy to scour high and low for one-of-a-kind finds? Stretch just a little farther down the street to Island City Antique Market. This hidden gem has a curated collection of old-school items, from decades-old postcards to classic Christmas ornaments.
Don’t leave these Minocqua antique stores off your list. They capture what life in Minocqua is like–mellow, memorable, and irreplaceable!