Albany Area Thrift Stores

Albany (NY) Area Thrift Stores

Salvation Army

Colonie, New York
2145 Central Avenue (Route 5)
Latham, New York
190 Troy-Schenectady Road (Route 7)
Clifton Park, NY  12065
1757 U.S. 9
Glenville, NY 12302
282 Saratoga Rd.


Colonie, New York
2025 Western Avenue
Troy, New York
720 Hoosick Road (Route 7)

Habitat for Humanity Restores

Colonie, New York
70 Fuller Road in Albany5

NOTES: Extremely large warehouse filled with furniture, doors, windows, and other construction materials. has a small side room filled with household china, glassware, and books. I always walk out with something!

Schenectady, New York

115 Broadway, 12305


NOTES: Not nearly as large as the Albany Habitat and not as much merchandise. On a narrow one-way street, but ample free, 2-hour parking across the street.

The Vandy Thrift Shop

Albany, New York  12207
412 Broadway

NOTES: Haven’t been yet. Looks very boutique-y and fun. Focus is on clothing. Limited hours so confirm before going. Benefits Vanderheyden.

Captain’s Treasures

Clifton Park, New York 12065
1705 Route 9


NOTES: Clothing & Household. Medium-sized thrift with nice quality goods and decent prices, especially on sale days. Get on their mailing list to get calendar of daily sales, e.g., 50% of all household, 50% of winter coats and boots, etc.

Catch the video of me helping Spectrum news team pick out Halloween costumes in October 2022.

Scotia, New York  12302
416 Saratoga Rd.
NOTES: Clothing & household. Small/medium-sized shop with parking for about twelve cars. Reasonably priced. I ALWAYS find something!

ERC Community Warehouse

Melrose, NY  12121
19 Church Street (Route 40)
(518) 687-1018
NOTES: Household only. Quite large up and downstairs. Downstairs a little scary–lol. Lovely customer service. Most items unpriced, but prices are extremely reasonable. Bring a pile up to the cashier and get a price.

Noah’s Attic

Ballston Spa, NY 12020
Christ Episcopal Church
10 W. High Street (corner of Route 50)
(518) 885-9455
NOTES: Clothing & household. Good-sized church thrift store. Downstairs smaller, filled with household. Upstairs is larger, filled with clothing and linens. Clothing, especially, is especially cheap. NOTE: Open very limited hours.

Ravena Barn Flea Market

[More of a thrift store]
2532 Rte 9W, Ravena, NY 12143

NOTES: Love this place! Long aisles of junk to pour through. Sometimes a bit hit or miss, but still fun to look.

Treasures Boutique

Saratoga, NY  12866
60 West Avenue
NOTES: Initial prices are fairly high. Prices drop three or four times over the course of weeks.

Second Hand Rose Thrift

Schuylerville, NY  12871
116 Broad Street
NOTES: Have not been yet.

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