ALMONEDA 2017, YOUR DATE WITH AFFORDABLE ANTIQUES & DELIGHTFUL VINTAGE COLLECTIBLES

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25,000 genuine items of at least 50-year antiquity. Singular sojourn
into the distant and recent past.

 

By Joann Sadowski

 

Keen on affordable antiques? Here’s your chance to snap up some delightful collectibles. What? The annual Almoneda 2017 antiques fair. Where? IFEMA, Pavilion 10, Avenida Partenón 5, 28042 Madrid.

You lovers of antiques and vintage objets d’art, get a move on. Fair lasts 9 days, from 25 March to 2 April, 12:00 noon to 9 pm daily. Tickets from €8 but look out for discounts. Open house on Tuesday 28 March; free admission.

25,000 genuine items of at least 50-year antiquity. Singular sojourn into the past – distant and recent: Furniture, furnishings and décor from the 18th century to the Art Deco of the 1960s and 70s, archeological pieces, silverware, contemporary office and garden furniture, jewelry, watches, dolls, clothes, books . . .

For those of you who’d just love to acquire special pieces from past eras which put the vintage squarely into the role of unique fashion accessories, this Almoneda is for you.

So what are you waiting for?

 

How to get there

By car
IFEMA is connected with the orbital highways around Madrid: M 11 (Exits 5 & 7), M 40 (Exits 5, 6 & 7), and A2 (Exit 7). The southern, northern and eastern entrances to the fairgrounds allow direct access to the parking lots.

Metro
Line 8, Campo de Naciones station, takes visitors directly to IFEMA. However, NOTA BENE: Line 8 is under renovation these days. So take other means of transport.

Buses
Line 112 – Line begins at Mar de Cristal; get off at Avda. Partenon-Campo de Naciones
Línea 122 – Line begins at Avda. de América Underground Bus Terminal; get off at Campo de las Naciones–Feria de Madrid (Avda. Partenon). This is your best bet if you’re coming from central Madrid.
Línea 828 –  Universidad Autónoma–Alcobendas–Canillejas; get off at Avda. Partenon 12-Feria de Madrid

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