Antique Archaeology, LeClaire, Iowa





"Antique Archaeology, LeClaire, Iowa". "American Pickers" on the History channel with Mike Wolfe, Frank Fritz, & Danielle Colby. My fave was always Danielle, love all her tats & her silly fun attitude. 

The hubby & I when we had cable would always catch the show, now that the cable is not around any more, only rabbit ears here folks, we have the chance to see any episodes we missed thanks to Netflix. 

The saddest part of going to see this place, was that fact that none of the people from the show we around to say hey or whatnot, 2nd that what they show you on the tv episode is not what you will see when you visit their place of business there in Iowa, nope ... sorry folks it is all for show. not real. WHAT??!!!? We recently when to their Nashville, Tennessee location & it was so much more huge of a building, way more people visiting too, I will be sharing that soon. Beth ( :

Comments

Not aware of the TV programme, but it certainly looks like an intriguing place; one to linger in.
What a shame it wasn't what you expected. It still looks like an interesting place. xx
Missy George said…
Looks like an interesting place to visit. Interesting artifacts! Love the old Hudson. Thanks for sharing. Have a great day.
William Kendall said…
I'm not familiar with the show, admittedly.
TexWisGirl said…
i don't watch the show but think 'junque' places are cool.
Stephanie said…
That is one of my husband's favorite shows. We have The Canadian Pickers here in Canada. One of the fellows from that show came into the gallery while my husband was hosting. He was thrilled. Looks like a fun place to visit. Love that car!
Lynn said…
Looks like a fun place to poke, nevertheless :-)
Pamela Gordon said…
That old car is pretty cool. I don't get to see those shows as we only have 3 channels on an antenna but may have a look at Netflix sometime. Have a super weekend Beth.
EG CameraGirl said…
Isn't it a shock to find out how much of TV is illusion?
lynn cockrell said…
I suppose that is the way of a lot of what we see on most of the shows. Reality shows are anything but reality, it seems. That must have been disappointing, Beth. I watch that show occasionally and have enjoyed it when I did, for the most part, but that is a bit of a let-down.
eileeninmd said…
Hi Beth, looks like a fun place to visit. I like the old vintage signs and the flag. Have a happy weekend!
Linda said…
I like that show! But the popularity quickly makes the business grow and get crowded. I've heard that the store for Pawn Stars has long lines waiting to get in.
Judy said…
I've wanted to stop at either store and hope to someday. I think it's just cool to just visit and maybe find something to take home.
Rose said…
Too bad you could not meet any of them...but guess they were out picking...
Ida said…
We watch that show all the time. That's a bummer that the store isn't like what they show on television and that you didn't get to meet any of them.
Debbie said…
now that is one cool car....the rust adds so much character!!!! i have never seen or heard of this show ;(