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Discoveries From the Past

Gonzales, TX
+1 830-672-2428
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architectural antiques

This is an amazing shop full of architectural antiques. It looks like a curated collection of... read more

Reviewed 22 June 2016
Jane B
,
Houston, Texas
So-so

Walked in and there were 2 women just gossiping. No hello, no greeting. Walked around, and yes... read more

Reviewed 13 February 2015
Jackie C
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Gonzales, Texas
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A wonderful collection of stained-glass windows and old wooden doors as well as many other items.
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good25%
  • Average37%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“knobs” (3 reviews)
“door” (3 reviews)
“antiques” (5 reviews)
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Gonzales, TX
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+1 830-672-2428
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Reviewed 22 June 2016

This is an amazing shop full of architectural antiques. It looks like a curated collection of museum quality items. The collection of door knobs is outstanding. Even the way the items are displayed is more reminiscent of a museum rather than an antique store.

Thank Jane B
Reviewed 13 February 2015

Walked in and there were 2 women just gossiping. No hello, no greeting. Walked around, and yes there are some interesting things but many of the items I was interested in had "nfs"...not for sale marked on them. Kind of got frustrated with that. Then...More

4  Thank Jackie C
Reviewed 18 November 2014

If you are looking for a very specific architectural antique, this is the place for you. Great collection of door knobs, hinges, fixtures, flooring, doors and stained glass. Fun to hunt through all the antique keys and such. Pricey!!!

Thank TexasNurseMom35
Reviewed 14 October 2014

Prepare to spend a lot of time here. This place is packed with fascinating stuff salvaged from old buildings - porch railings, stained glass windows, hardware of all kinds..... This is no thrift store, but a shop that sells to serious restorers and collectors. Well...More

1  Thank AnnRodriguez
Reviewed 23 July 2014

If you are looking for old doors and/or old door hardware then you need to shop at Discoveries From the Past. The items were very interesting the see, like a museum. There were some other antiques as well.

Thank M J
Reviewed 28 May 2014

Great selection of solid wood doors and had the glass doorknobs that were original in our house. She will bargain with you on price - so don't let that keep you away, We were glad we made the drive!

Thank Melinda L
Reviewed 29 July 2013

Lots of inventory. Suzanne is a sweetheart. She's been doing this a good while and knows her stuff. They have doors, hardware, furniture, light fixtures, bathroom fixtures, reclaimed wood, etc. do check this place out when your in Gonzales if you love old things especially...More

Thank rtmidland
Reviewed 16 June 2013

Incredible selection of old door knobs, and antique items but the prices are very high. It's very doubtful you will find a "bargain" here.

Thank R G
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