If shopping is on your Sumter must-do list, check out some of these favorite stores:
Take home a piece of history from Ages Antiques, a locally owned shop selling antiques, gifts and curated finds. Karla, who owns and operates Ages Antiques, has been serving the Sumter and Columbia areas for 30 years. Her inventory is hand-picked from sources throughout the United States and abroad making it a perfect place to find a unique mix of old and new items. Her speciality is timeless pieces of exquisite beauty and craftsmanship.
For gifts for any occasion, check out The Olive Tree and Doolallies, featuring a wide selection of home goods and accessories, from charcuterie boards and candles to books and whimsical signs to leather wallets and purses. You're sure to find all the gifts you need and something to take home for yourself, too!
Looking for a brand new item or something with character? You're sure to find both at the Sumter County Flea Market. It’s the local go-to spot to save money on the things you want and need. The family-owned and operated market is pet-friendly, too. You'll love perusing the 500 covered tables and 25 walk-in shops selling plants, produce, new and used clothing, household goods, furniture, collectibles and antiques.
For the arts-minded, there's Sumter County Gallery of Art, showcasing traditional and contemporary works by local, regional, national and international artists. The gallery's gift shop features hundreds of pieces of original art for sale, including pottery, art glass, oil and watercolor paintings, monotypes, wood-turned pieces, textile art, jewelry and more.
Galloway & Moseley Fine Jewelers is a gem in the Palmetto State. Since its inception, the store's hallmark has been the wide selection of fine quality jewelry and gifts at an exceptional value. In addition to in-store and online inventory, it offers a full range of custom manufacture and repair services performed by its staff of highly skilled professionals and jewelry artisans.