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3 Floors to explore

This place is full of things from times gone by, genuine antiques, collectors bits and pieces... read more

Reviewed 16 July 2018
Cardiff, United Kingdom
Pumping with delightful finds

An Aladdin's cave of quality furniture,toys,bric-a-brac and vintage.If you purchase a largish item... read more

Reviewed 16 April 2017
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15 Jul 2018
“3 Floors to explore”
“My wife's paradise”
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Pumping Station Penarth Road, Cardiff CF11 8TT, Wales
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Second-hand review here (my wife went). In all honesty, I think she would move into the building if given half the chance. She loves antiques. She loves Wales. This is a massive antiques shop - converted industrial public works building, in fact - in Wales....More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank tangemanm
Reviewed 16 July 2018

This place is full of things from times gone by, genuine antiques, collectors bits and pieces, furniture, art work and even outdoor'statues for the garden. well worth a visit if you like that sort of thing.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank greenspiral
Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

The Pumping Station Antiques shop in Cardiff is a maze of clothes, furniture, toys and a whole host of serendipity. Something for everyone from the specialist collector to someone like myself who just likes to browse. You can happily spend an hour or more just...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed 16 April 2017

An Aladdin's cave of quality furniture,toys,bric-a-brac and vintage.If you purchase a largish item they can deliver for a fee. In other words something for everybody. It is our place to go for something"different to the norm". Prices vary from a few pounds to thousands of...More

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank tara49
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

Love this place love walking round with the children it's amazing can grab great bargains here x x x

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Sian J
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

We popped in to primarily have a look at the vinyl today, instead of the antiques. While there are a lot of records, there is absolutely no system of organisation in place, so you literally have to sift through box after cardboard box in the...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank MelDCP
Reviewed 1 February 2017

I used to really love this place. As many of the reviews have stated, it is a fascinating treasure trove of vintage goodies. However, I would not recommend it for those with a small child in a pushchair or anyone with mobility issues. I visited...More

Date of experience: January 2017
3  Thank StrangeHours
Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

I go to the Pumping Station every once in a while - but generally prefer Jacob's Antique Market as the store holders are more affable and the goods tend to be cheaper. I have bought a few excellent thing at the Pumping Station - such...More

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank il_padrino_9
Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

If you like antiques and your idea of relaxing is walking around different stalls and chatting to people, then the Pumping Station is right up your street. We decided to go there as we had nothing planned and thought it would be a nice thing...More

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank tourist57680
Reviewed 4 November 2016

Fantastic place to look around, lots of stalls. Always something to find. Lots of nick knacks. A big place to explore and a small cafe to have a rest in.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank april m
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