Discovering Vintage Charm: A Day in Downtown Baraboo
The words “historic” and “vintage” go hand in hand, at least we like to think so. Our historic town is proud to be home to many vintage and unique stores. They keep the memories alive, and yesteryear in our hearts.
Embark on a day of exploration amidst the vintage, antique, and specialty shops nestled in Downtown Baraboo. Begin your journey down memory lane at Eclectic Treasures, where the allure of nostalgia awaits. Follow the distinctive pointer guiding you inside to discover an extensive collection of items from yesteryear, ranging from boho-inspired crystals and herbs to a diverse array of metaphysical products. The store boasts a captivating variety, spanning a chic breakable section, a vintage clothing area teeming with accessories, and a toy haven filled with treasures from bygone eras. Explore the kitchen section featuring your grandma’s favorites, delve into the parts and pieces area, and immerse yourself in the mantiques enclave. Don’t miss the retro Breweriana section at the back – each visit to Eclectic Treasures promises a unique treasure hunt.
📍 Where: 616 Oak St, Baraboo, WI 53913
🌐 More info: Eclectic Treasures Facebook
Continue your journey around the corner to Baraboo Vintage and Seek Boutique, marked by a vibrant turquoise awning on Fourth Street. This charming shop is a haven of nostalgia served with a warm smile. Explore 2.5 floors filled with vintage clothing, retro art, antiques, and captivating curiosities. Baraboo Vintage showcases vendor booths and consignment items, while Seek Boutique presents carefully curated vignettes. Stay updated on new arrivals, quirky humor, and creative events by following them on Facebook and Instagram @seekbaraboovintage.
📍 Where: 115 4th St, Baraboo, WI 53913
🌐 More info: Seek Boutique Facebook
As you traverse Fourth Street, make a pit stop at Jen’s Alpine Café. Warm up with a cup of homemade soup or savor a slice of their renowned pie. The café offers a full menu featuring breakfast and lunch, with daily specials to tantalize your taste buds.
📍 Where: 117 4th St, Baraboo, WI 53913
🌐 More info: Jen’s Alpine Café
Complete your vintage journey at Oak Street Antiques, Collectibles, and Mercantile. Housing treasures from yesteryear, this charming establishment features a rotating selection from multiple vendors. Browse through Breweriana, clocks, baseball cards, comic books, and an extensive collection of salt and pepper shakers. The recently renovated space offers an open concept feel, providing ample room to appreciate the wall-to-wall assortment and discover items you didn’t even know were missing. With spring on the horizon, anticipate new arrivals, perhaps even a “squeaky” snack to accompany your stroll through beautiful downtown Baraboo.
📍 Where: 530 Oak St, Baraboo, WI 53913
🌐 More info: Oak Street Antiques Facebook
Come walk around and enjoy the unique time-capsules that are waiting for you, in Downtown Baraboo.