The Annual Buxton Antiques Fair

Event Info

The 57th Annual Buxton Decorative Antiques & Art Fair is set to return from the 12th - 14th May 2023.

Buxton hosts the UK's longest running art and antiques fair this spring when The Octagon at the Pavilion Gardens welcomes The 57th Annual Buxton Decorative, Antiques & Art Fair, from 12th - 14th May 2023. Featuring more than forty specialist fine art and antiques dealers from across the UK, the fair offers a superb range of treasures with prices from less than £50 to more than £50,000.

'Our fair is now one of best in the country,' says Sue Ede, fair organiser. Our exhibitors show everything from fine English furniture, jewellery, silver, ceramics, Art Nouveau and Art Deco to 20th century works of art by leading artists.'

Among the well-known regular exhibitors will be Mark Buckley Antiques and William Cook Antiques with 19th and early 20th century English furniture and accessories; fine art specialists Granta Fine Art with 20th century works; Jo Bennett with Northern and contemporary oils and watercolours; and Rowles Fine Art with fine oil and watercolour paintings from the past 200 years.

A number of decorative specialists will be exhibiting, broadening the fair's appeal to a younger, market. They include John Wiseman Antiques, Feathered Interiors, King George Antiques, Skye's Place and InVogue. With an enticing mix of 20th century furniture, mirrors, garden accessories, country house pieces and striking statuary, they make the Buxton Fair a new destination for interior designers and decorators.

Others include Solo Antiques specialising in Art Nouveau glass and bronzes, J. Dickinson Antiquarian Maps & Prints; Highland Antiques specialising in silver; and jewellery dealers Plaza and Shapiro & Co.

A superb range of French and European 19th and 20th century sculpture will feature from Garret & Hurst, while Richard Glass promises 18th and 19th century engravings, early carvings and collector's pieces. Chester's Farm Gallery promise a selection of rare and unusual ceramics, glass and pictures.

Among a superb range of contemporary fine art specialists will be 'Art of the Imagination' from Salisbury featuring a superb range of paintings and drawings commissioned for major new printed versions of classic books, including Alice's Adventures in Wonderland, Treasure Island and, most recently, War Horse, with original illustrations by Christian Birmingham.

Held in its special setting in the famous spa town in the Peak District, the Buxton Antiques Fair has been a major attraction for collectors across the Midlands and North of England for the past fifty years.

Fri & Sat 11am - 5pm
Sunday 11am - 5pm

Admission : £5.00 or Free with downloaded ticket here

Venue Info Buxton Pavilion
St Johns Road
SK17 6BE

Venue :
Local Info

This well-known annual event takes place every year at the famous Pavilion Gardens in the heart of Buxton, the popular spa town and cultural heart of the Peak District. The fair is a major provincial event that has enjoyed a high status since its inception


From the M6 J14 and follow the A34 then take the A520 to Stone, the A523 to Derby, Ashbourne and you will find the event signposted on the A53

From the M1 J25 (Derby) then follow A52 ans A601 to Matlock / Ashbourne, A52 & A515 you will fine the event signposted on the A53

From the M60 J1 then follow the signs to Cheadle then take the A50 to Buxton and you will find the event signposted on the A53


MAY 12TH - 14TH 2023

A&J Antiques
Specialising in high quality and quirky antiques and decorative items for the home

Antique Karen
Pocket watches from the ordinary to the spectacular, including rare movements and makes
Including Rolex, Patek Philippe, Omega, IWC, Dent and many others.

Art of the Imagination
Established in 1999, we specialise in the original work of illustrators and first published
our Fine Limited Editions books in 2013.
Our publications often inspire our contemporary bronze sculptors, and these works sit
beautifully with the hand bound books and illustrations

Blackbrook Gallery
19th century farm animal portraits

Bottlebrook Antiques
Royal Worcester and Royal Crown Derby - good quality to accompany Victorian and early
glass, enamels and small pieces of silver

Brian Ashbee Antiques
Ceramics, glass, pictures and furniture

Candice Horley 20th century glamour
Designer vintage costume jewellery, exotic skin bags, 20th century art, porcelain Art Deco
sculptural figures

Chester's Farm Gallery
Decorative objects of high quality and historic appeal - ceramics, glass, silver, jewellery and

Dansk Silver
Georg Jensen and other Scandinavian silver jewellers

EA Alvarino Antiques
General dealer - Scotland

Ellis Fine Art
18th, 19th & early 20th century fine art & antique furniture

Fashion Fandango
A collection of stunning vintage and designer couture

Feather Interiors
Home interiors of distinction

Freya Hart
Fine antique and modernist jewellery specialising in unusual pieces

Garret & Hurst Sculpture
Family business for over 25 years specialising in the finest C19 sculpture. Bronze. Marble
works of Art signed by the artist. Also representing two contemporary sculptors

Glass of All Ages
Glass from Georgian to present day and some ceramics, china & porcelain

Granta Fine Art
20th century paintings & drawings

Highland Antiques Ltd
Specialising in rare and collectable silver

Hispanic Antiques
Quality Spanish art & antiques and choice decorative items

Invogue Antiques and Interiors
Broad range of items from 18th, 19th & 20th century

J Dickinson maps and prints
Antiquarian maps and engravings from the sixteenth to the nineteenth centuries

Jo Bennett Original Pictures
Modern & Contemporary oils, watercolours, mixed media, drawings & some original prints

John AW Briggs Persian Rug Specialist
Oriental nomadic, village & city carpets & rugs, including antiques & semi-old Persian,
Afghan & Turkish rugs, in a variety of sizes including very large carpets, runners & silk rugs

John Newton Antiques
John Newton Antiques was established in 1978. During this time John Newton Antiques
have retained a reputation for supplying excellent examples of English & Continental
porcelain & glass, fine silver overlay porcelain

John Wiseman Antiques
Architectural antiques, garden, fireplaces, mirrors & decorative objects

King George Antiques
Period rugs - bronzes, furniture - architectural salvage

Mark Buckley Antiques
Victorian & Edwardian furniture, silver, pictures & jewellery

Melody Antiques
Antiques & Object d'art

Midwinter Antiques
17th, 18th & 19th century Oak & Mahogany furniture, textiles, clocks, paintings & decorative

Renaissance Antique Silver
18th, 19th & 20th century silver

Richard Glass
Old master drawings and engravings. 17th & 18th century furniture and associated items

Rowles Fine Art
19th - 21st century paintings and bronze sculpture

Shapiro & Co
Specialising in the interesting & unusual including fine jewellery, silver and object D'art

Garden, architectural and interior finds and floral art

Solo Antiques
Art Nouveau and Art Deco sculpture and glass together with Art and Crafts. Beautiful and
stylish items with the emphasis on quality and condition.

T Robert
Fine jewellery and rare silver

The Antiques Bazaar
Fine enamels, Georgian glass, bespoke Blue John, unusual silver, objet de vertue, estate

The Cedar Tree
C18th English porcelain, pottery, & Georgian glass. Delftware & French glass

William Cook
Furniture, objects & works of art from the 18th - mid 20th century
Vintage, antique & designer jewellery