The New England Antique Arms Society, Inc. was founded by a group of serious antique arms collectors and historians in 1997. Since then, our membership has grown to over 200 members from across the United States and Canada.
Our members include prominent historians, artists, museum professionals, educators, antique arms dealers and collectors.
We are a non-profit corporation, incorporated under the laws of the State of Connecticut.
Show date for 2016 is June 17 – 19, 2016
Show date for 2017 is June 16-18, 2017
This is a gem of a show!
The quality and quantity of items to buy is exceptional!
Located in Sturbridge, Massachusetts
The show is in two large rooms – Exhibit Hall & Ballroom
At the Sturbridge Host Hotel & Conference Center
in Sturbridge, Massachusetts
NO MODERN HANDGUNS ALLOWED
Modern Long Guns allowed up to 1946
Antique Guns (up to 1898) are allowed, of course!
Early Buying is on Friday at 10 AM – 5 PM.
As an Early Buyer, a donation of $50.00 per person is required (no coupons accepted on Friday) and your Early Buyer badge allows you entrance for the entire weekend (just wear your badge at all times). The discriminating collector can attend just when the exhibitors are beginning to set up their tables. You have a wonderful opportunity to buy first-hand!
Public hours with general admission costs (see below):
Saturday: 9 – 5; Sunday: 9 – 1
Public admission costs on Saturday & Sunday: $12 per person; or $10 per person with either coupon, flier, postcard flier, or ad; or $15 per person for a 2 day admission ticket.
To get the $2.00 discount admission, use a flier, postcard mailing, internet coupon (see the link below), cut out an Ad in a publication, or print off the Ad in one of the many online Show Calendars we participate in. Just be sure to use one coupon per person (just print multiple ones if you are bring a bunch of people)…easy to do!
You’ve seen the reality shows on the value of historical antiques and militaria. Bring your items in for either a free appraisal from one of the many experts in the room, or sell your item!
Sturbridge Host Hotel & Conference Center,Sturbridge, Massachusetts (MA)
366 Main Street, Sturbridge, Massachusetts 01566
(Sturbridge Host Hotel & Conference Center is located on Route 20. From the North, East and West, take the Massachusetts Turnpike (Interstate 90) to Exit 9, Route 20 West. From the South, take either Interstate 84 or Route 131 to Route 20 West. Sturbridge Host Hotel & Conference Center is located on the shore of Cedar Lake, just past the first set of traffic lights.)