Bargain Thrift Center: Philadelphia's favorite thrift store since 1985.

Whether you're looking to snag a unique piece of home decor, a great pair of name brand jeans, or just need a practical kitchen item, Bargain Thrift Center is your source for affordable, quality goods and hidden gems just waiting to be discovered.

From our Premium Goods Pop-Up Shop, to our $1 or less clothing section at Bargain Thrift Warehouse Outlet, we have something for everyone,

Please note that we have two locations: Bargain Thrift Center and Bargain Thrift Warehouse, conveniently located less than 5 minutes apart on Germantown Avenue. Read more about what to find at each location.


At Bargain Thrift Center, new items are added daily so our inventory is constantly changing and fresh. 

Our Two Locations:

 conveniently located less than 5 minutes apart on Germantown Avenue.


Bargain Thrift Center

5261 Germantown Avenue (at Queen Lane)
Philadelphia PA 19144


Open Monday-Saturday 10:00am-5:45pm

What You'll Find Here:

Brand name clothing and accessories, jewelry, housewares, linens, toys, games, books, artwork, vintage and collectibles.

Accepts Cash, Debit and Credit
Free On Street Parking
Handicap Accessible



Bargain Thrift outlet Warehouse

4530 Germantown Avenue (at Berkley Street)
Philadelphia PA 19144


Open Wednesday-Saturday 10:00am-5:00pm

What You'll Find Here:

All clothing, accessories, small housewares, and bric-a-brac for $1 per piece or less. 

Accepts Cash, Debit and Credit
Free On Street Parking
Handicap Accessible

Check Back Often For Current Promotions:

50% OFF Sale Friday February 23rd

10 am-3 pm at our Premium Goods Pop Up Shop!!

The shop is located at our 4530 Gtwn Ave location, glass door on corner of Gtwn & Apsley. It is loaded with tons of high end designer clothing, shoes, handbags & accessories but we need to make room for spring & summer arrivals! Stop by and see what treasures you will find.



Need An Easy Fundraiser? Host a Clothing Drive!

How it works




  • Your organization collects used clothing and other items to donate.

  • We come to you to pick the items up.

  • Items are weighed and you are paid by the pound.

  • We cut you a check - it’s that simple.


Easy to host and profitable!

Perfect for busy organizations -  schools, churches, synagogues, sports teams, scout troops, PTA and other non-profit events.

Instead of selling things and adding to clutter, offer the opportunity to clean out those drawers and closets.


We do accept the following items:

  • Clothing and shoes - All sizes (men’s, women’s, children’s and babies’) styles, and seasons of clothing and shoes (sandals, boots, sneakers and dress shoes).

  • Accessories - including pocketbooks, purses, totes, school bags, backbacks, wallets, belts, ties, scarves, hats gloves.

  • Household linens - blankets, bedspreads, comforters, quilts, bed sheets, towels, shower curtains, window curtains and draperies, tablecloths, pillows.

  • Soft toys - stuffed animals and dolls.

  • Hard toys (smaller than 24”x24”x24”) and games

  • Housewares kitchen, office, garage, decorative & holiday items 24" or smaller.

We do not accept the following items:

  • Furniture or mattresses
  • Electronics or appliances
  • Wet, smoke damaged or mildewed items
  • Books
  • Records

Need a printable version of the clothing drive flyer?

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About Us

Located in the historic Germantown neighborhood of Philadelphia, Bargain Thrift Center has been a fixture of the community since 1985.

We pride ourselves in our 30 year history of providing quality goods and service to our customers, many of whom have been shopping with us since we opened our doors.

As a family-owned business, the core tenants of our store are a sense of community and family. Bargain Thrift Center is a place where many of the staff know customers by name and where everyone is welcome to shop in a clean, comfortable atmosphere. We hope you'll stop by our two locations on Germantown Avenue and see for yourself why Bargain Thrift Center continues to be one of Philadelphia's leading thrift stores. 

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