Williamson Street ‒ Madison

1309 Williamson Street
Madison, WI 53703
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(608) 278-2920Store Hours:
Monday- Saturday:
9:00am- 7:00pm
10:00am- 5:00pm
Donation Hours:
Monday- Saturday:
8:00am- 7:00pm
10:00am- 5:00pm

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December Willy St. Store Events
Wednesday 12/15: Mini LP (Record) Event
Friday 12/24: All stores will close at 2:00pm.
Saturday 12/25: Merry Christmas! All stores will be closed.

January Store Events

  • 1/1: New Year’s Day! All stores will be open Sunday hours.
  • 1/14: Cabin Fever
  • 1/30 and 31: Recycle the Warmth

Store Shopping Hours
Monday- Saturday: 9:00AM- 7:00PM
Sunday: 10:00AM- 5:00PM

Update: The Baldwin Street side of Willy St. thrift store will be closed due to unforeseen circumstances (unrelated to pandemic) until further notice. We apologize for the inconvenience. The rest of the store will be open and operating normally. It will however, force the cancellation of the Saturday bike sales until further notice.

Donation Hours
Monday- Saturday: 8:00AM- 7:00PM
Sunday: 10:00AM- 5:00PM

It will be a no-contact drop off and we will be asking donors to remain in their vehicles and we will unload it for them from their trunk or backseat.  We will also be asking that everything be contained for ease of unloading and storage. PLEASE do not drop off prior to the opening of the drive-throughs.


Madison’s original St. Vincent de Paul store is the oldest and most honored thrift store in Madison. St. Vinny’s on Willy is filled with unexpectedly fun and cool finds that match its eclectic neighborhood. Find furniture, books, music, accessories, clothes and household goods to match any taste at great prices. Check out our “Rendu” clothing section – funky, classy and brand name special items – to curate your unique style. Our Willy Street location has the biggest selection of furniture in any Madison thrift store and one of the best used-book departments of any thrift store in the country.

Shop at our award-winning thrift stores and help your community!

Madison.com Star of Madison, Top Resale Shop – Five-time winner (2020, 2019, 2018, 2017, 2014), runner-up five times (2016, 2015, 2013, 2012, 2011)
Best of Madison (Channel 3000) – Two-time Gold winner of best thrift stores (2019 and 2020), Silver winner for best men’s clothing in 2018

**Mask wearing is required at all 7 of our Dane County thrift stores in accordance with Public Health Madison & Dane County’s Emergency Order #8. Masks will be free and available at all of our stores if you do not have one. The health and safety of the neighbors in need we serve and of our customers, members, volunteers and employees are what matter most to us so thank you for masking up with us.

Safety measures will be in place at all seven stores. We ask that you wear a mask for your safety and ours, and social distance while in the store. We will have limited capacity starting out. All items are quarantined and/or disinfected before being put out on our store shopping floors! There are numerous other safety precautions that will be taken. We want you to feel safe in our store! See you soon!

Mini LP (Record) Event: Wednesday Dec. 15th @ St. Vinny's Willy St.

The Mini LP/Record event has spun right ’round again! We will have a fan-tastic selection of rock t-shirts and music memorabilia. You may just find the record of your DJ-ing dreams or a gem to add to your personal collection.









Merry Christmas! All stores will be closed starting 2:00pm on Dec. 24th through Dec. 25th.

Friday December 24th: All St. Vinny’s Thrift Stores will close at 2:00pm on Christmas Eve.

Saturday December 25th: All St. Vinny’s Thrift Stores will be closed on Christmas Day.


Wishing you a happy holiday season!

Help your budget. Help your planet. Help your neighbor in need.

“The best thrift store! The best organized books of any thrift store I've ever been in!”
- Willy Street Store Shopper