Antiques Classes

Gates Antiques Ltd.
12700 Old Buckingham Road
Midlothian, Virginia 23113-2818

We would love to reserve your place in our educational series of 6 classes. If you are interested in learning more, and would like to be contacted about classes & schedules, please submit the “Class Information Request” form on the right side of this page. We look forward to hearing from you. You may also call (804) 794-8472 or e-mail Jay Gates at

Antiques Classes will cover the following topics:

    • Furniture styles and periods from 1650-1920
    • Primary and secondary woods
    • Hardware / Construction
    • Acceptable and unacceptable restoration
    • A field Guide – Acceptable and Unacceptable Restorations
    • Review and Practical Test

Cost is $425 per person, couples welcome. Textbook is an additional $70.

We are very pleased to feature Mrs. Jo Gates’ newly authored book, click here for more information on Antique Furniture 101!  This informative, easy to follow, well-written text will intrigue both the beginner, as well as the experienced collector who aspires to learn more about antiques and fine furniture.

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