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Astra Antiques Centre

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Good collection and good prices

Well laid out, lots of dealers with huge variety in the collections. To suit all budgets. We love... read more

Reviewed 5 October 2018
via mobile
Vast range of items sensibly priced

Visited with partner to look for goodies for Xmas presents. Vast range of items more sensibly... read more

Reviewed 5 October 2018
Scunthorpe, United Kingdom
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Astra Antiques has been open for Business since 1994. Under it's current ownership, Astra has just celebrated it's 10th Anniversary. The Centre was taken from a small Centre based on a site of Antiques Centre's and built from the Ground Up to a Top...more
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Gibson Road, Old RAF Hemswell | Hemswell Cliff, Gainsborough, Lincolnshire,, Hemswell Cliff DN21 5TL, England
+44 1427 668312
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All reviews small items vast range suit all budgets well worth a visit omelette interesting items bric a brac regular basis nice cafe keep up the good work collector cliffs browsing retro rummage vault toilets
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Reviewed 5 October 2018 via mobile

Well laid out, lots of dealers with huge variety in the collections. To suit all budgets. We love browsing here. The staff is very friendly too.

Thank shailee_noronha
Reviewed 5 October 2018 via mobile

Visited with partner to look for goodies for Xmas presents. Vast range of items more sensibly priced than other antique centres at Hemswell. Toilets very well maintained. Barry as friendly and helpful as he's always been in the past. The new bit upstairs is a...More

Thank KarolinaVonKitson
Reviewed 29 July 2018

A really good and wide selection of all sorts of things, staff are very helpful - Astra is most often my first stop at Hemswell.

Thank Jinx_from_No4
Reviewed 13 July 2018

Well I must say this place is amazing. My favourite place for a rummage. I always find a bargain. The staff are so nice Barry always has a smile so do the rest of the staff. Give it a whirl it’s lovely xx

Thank Pboo50
Reviewed 12 July 2018

Loved this antique centre, like taking a walk back throughout history. Felt extremely nostalgic walking through the rooms that were set up in decades - loved the 60's, 70's and 80's rooms, recognized lots of items from my childhood. More like a museum - wonderful.

Thank Wendy P
Reviewed 25 May 2018 via mobile

So many antique shops to choose from, we had lunch in the cafe which very good value indeed, toilets are clean and the staff friendly.

Thank Garry C
Reviewed 16 May 2018

Astra Antiques Centre offers a variety of little shops who offer a broad spectrum of antiques and bric-a-brac. We are pro's but it took us about three hours only to see the collection. Most prices are fair and negotiations are possible (but not always successful)....More

Thank Wybo M
Astra-Antques, Owner at Astra Antiques Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 17 May 2018

Hi, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a Review on TripAdvisor. It's great to hear how much you enjoy our Centre and hold it in high regard. However we are sorry to hear you weren't as satisfied with our Toilets? They are...More

Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

Great visit managed to buy good quality and a good mix of items at realistic prices . Friendly welcoming staff and great service all round . Only building on the site worth a visit . Unless you won the lotto. Cant wait to go back

Thank Stephen R
Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

I bought practically everything in here. So much great stuff- especially if you like vintage and retro bits. It is the biggest of the centres at Hemswell and is just massive. HUGE range of bits and pieces. As soon as my credit card has recovered,...More

Thank IslandRamblers97
Astra-Antques, Owner at Astra Antiques Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 15 April 2018

Hi, Thank you very much for leaving such a wonderful Review of our Centre. We are all pleased to hear you enjoyed your visit, and enjoyed our Centre, we've all been hard at work over the last year or so to really push Astra Antiques...More

Reviewed 2 April 2018

The Antiques shops keep on coming. Just expected the 4 Hemswell centres. More for the everyday collector than at the Hemswell centres. To do all the shops a full day is recommendedMore

Thank Steve C
Astra-Antques, Owner at Astra Antiques Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 4 April 2018

Thank you for leaving us a Review! Astra Antiques Centre has been going since 1990 - and over the last year has grown in size and had a lovely face lift! Glad to hear you enjoyed your visit, with 9 buildings on site, yes a...More

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Mark W
25 July 2016|
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Response from Gilly909 | Reviewed this property |
I cannot answer your question but would suggest that you contact them directly to see if they can advise you.
Darren S
7 January 2016|
Response from Astra-Antques | Property representative |
Hi there is a shop / museum near by but not had the chance to visit ourselfs yet so can't really help with how good or any info Astra
16 December 2015|
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Response from Astra-Antques | Property representative |
Hi we are sorry for the delay in getting back to you the entrance to the centre is accessible as is 90% of the ground floor the cafe is also accessible ,at present the accessible toilets are under construction . upstairs... More