Discover Antiques on First in Benicia, California. Everywhere you look there are discoveries waiting to be made and treasures waiting to be found. Fascinating objects of yesteryear beckon the curious mind to explore.


Antiques on First celebrates and takes pride in being a small business in Benicia, California.  We believe that shopping small helps communities thrive and stay vibrant. We encourage you to support the businesses in your neighborhood and seek out the unique and independently owned business when you travel as well! 

Private Shopping Appointments

Would you prefer a private shopping experience? We invite you to make an appointment to visit our charming little shop for a truly immersive experience. Come enjoy the welcoming energy of playful curiosity that is cultivated here.

Come on In!


11AM - 5PM


12 PM -  5 PM



919 1st St, Benicia, California


(707) 751-3727

Meet the Shop Owner, Allie McLanahan

Allie McLanahan is easy to talk to, knowledgeable, and ready to help you find what you are looking for. She is passionate about her shop and is always glad to interact with shoppers. You are encouraged to take your time looking around, and ask questions! You will find Allie to be every bit as curious as you are when it comes to finding out more about any item that interests you.

Antique - Vintage - Retro

While understanding the distinction between what is Antique, Vintage, or Retro is essential for any antique buyer, Antiques on First has a magical way of weaving these categories together to create a well rounded and unique shopping experience.  Whether you are a casual shopper or seasoned antiquer there is something here for everyone.

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Peek Inside Our Shop!

Antiques on First in Benicia, California offers an immersive collection of high quality antique, vintage, and retro merchandise in a way that is fun, accessible, and interesting to people across generational divides. Whether you are looking for a unique gift, eclectic home decor, or you are a collector of curiosities, this shop is sure to delight! 

We welcome you to reach out to us with any questions about our shop.  Leave us your message using this form and we will get back with you ASAP!