Activity Spotlight – Antique Shopping

In the Activity Spotlight we highlight some of the many great activities available within a short drive from Ravenwood Castle.

If you love antique shopping then you are in the right place when you stay with us at Ravenwood Castle.  Several of Ohio’s finest antique shops are located in the Hocking Hills area, just a short drive from the Castle.

Below are just a few of the antique shops you’ll want to put on your list to check out on your next visit:

The Olde Shoe Factory

Nearby Lancaster, Ohio is home to a historic 1800’s building that at one time housed the Drew Shoe Factory.  In 2003 the property was purchased and converted into The Olde Shoe Factory, and has been operating ever since.  It is now known as an antiquing person’s paradise and claims to be your one-stop-shop.  With over 60,000 square feet of collectibles and an inventory that is ever changing, we can understand why!  While there, be sure not to miss the famous lower level with its many unusual antiques.

Logan Antique Mall

The Logan Antique Mall located in Logan, Ohio has over 100 dealers with a huge selection of items to pick from.  You will find treasures ranging from furniture to jewelry to books and toys plus so much more. You will be sure to find something to add to your collection!

Spring Street Antique Mall

Located in Rockbridge, Ohio, the Spring Street Antique Mall has over 12,000 square feet of unique antiques and collections.  While you are looking around you are sure to find something you love.  If you are looking for some great deals then look no further than the porch area, which is bound to have items that will catch your eye.  Inside you will find over 120 vendors with unique items at reasonable prices.

And of course, once you’ve had your fill of shopping, head on back to Ravenwood Castle for a well-deserved rest and some relaxation in the Raven’s Roost Pub!

Jim Reed

Jim Reed is a lifelong gamer who started with the original red box Dungeons & Dragons. After spending 20 years in the corporate world, he decided it was high time that work be fun and struck out on his own. Jim now owns and operates Ravenwood Castle, and spends his days ensuring his guests have as much fun as he does.