Guangzhou Antiques Market (广州古玩市场) Shopping and leisure Guangzhou is the most important Commodity distribution center in south China.
Guangzhou Xiguan Antiques Market is located at NO.1 Liang Feng-Yuan Road. This market is the only approved relic artifacts antiques market operators in the nearby district and it’s one of the top ten antique markets in china. The market has a length of 500 meters near the street-style antique market existing businesses more than 100 units, covering an area of about 8553 square meters , Antique Street in Guangzhou is an antique lover’s paradise! The antique market is situated in the alleys off Daihe Lu. It’s very informal and consists mostly of people peddling wares from their windows or the back of a truck.
Xiguan Antique Market is not only antiques and paintings, old furniture, business center, but also has many shops for collectors and sells everything from ceramic teapots to Tibetan rugs .So it is a Cultural Exchange Center. Traditional Xiguan culture has made well-known antique collectors who mainly deal with old pottery and porcelain, famous scripts and paintings throughout the ages, the four treasures of traditional study (writing brush, ink stick, ink slab and paper) and jade articles are all found here. There are lots of wooden statues, masks, puppets, and carved bed panels. Some of the china is good too. A few of the things might even be real!
So far, total of more than 160 merchants in Xiguan Antique Market. It is seem that not too much from the amount of merchants but from the perspective of a true antique business. Most are concentrated in Guangdong strength, operating businesses in high-grade cultural relics in Xiguan Antique Market. From this perspective ,Xiguan Antique Market is the most powerful antique market.
If you want to start a new antique selling business in Guangzhou, this market is definitely a great starting point.
Take Bus No: 2, 25, 55, 66, 74, 8 and get off at Pantang Stop.
Tip: There are also antique shops near Qingping Market. As expected, most of these stores cater to tourists so it will be tough to bargain