The Paddington Antique Centre on Latrobe Terrrace began life in 1929 as The Plaza Theatre. It is one of only two remaining atmospheric theatres in Australia. It has been an antique centre since 1985 and today the centre has more than 50 dealers, You can always expect a great variety of quality stock, including English, Australian, French & Asian furniture, collectable costume and estate jewellery, vintage and retro clothing and accessories, lighting, Australian pottery, clocks & watches, photographic equipment, china, glass, silver, linen, buttons, miitary, rustic European, arts & crafts, art nouveau, art deco and much more.
EASTER & ANZAC DAY TRADING HOURS :
Closed Good Friday, Open Easter Sat, Sun & Monday. Open Anzac Day. 10 - 5pm
We are happy to welcome Novel Lines Bookshop into the antique centre. You will find them upstairs near the cafe. Anne specialises in supplying quality, rare, second hand and out of print books. She also offers valuations and is able to source specific titles. Call in and say hello!
Danish furniture in store Friday 28th March
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All fresh stock in shop 4 and in the Paddington Antique Centre foyer
Featuring one of the best mid century desks ever seen in Australia!
History of the Plaza Theatre - can you help?
One of our dealers, Dr Martina Lipton is a specialist in the history of musical theatre and related topics. She is compiling a book on the history of the Plaza Theatre, home to Paddington Antique Centre for the last 30 years. She is seeking community stories relating to the building.
If you have any anecdotes or a personal experience you would like to share please call Martina Lipton on 0408 480 718. The publication will be launched in the Centre in the first half of 2014.
Our 4th annual Vintage Fashion Parade
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