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What to Watch If You Love 'American Pickers'

Updated December 28, 2020 504 votes 36 voters 1.3k views32 items

List RulesVote up the films and series you know other fans of 'American Pickers' will love. Please don’t vote if you haven’t seen 'American Pickers'.

American Pickers is a reality show about finding valuable antiques all over the United States that garnered the love and affection of hordes of fans, but if you’ve finished watching the series, there’s no need for despair. There are plenty of movies and TV shows to watch if you like American Pickers, and we’ve compiled the best ones right here for you, in this list!

TV shows similar to American Pickers often place a great deal of importance on history and historical objects, and if you’re looking for more of the same kind of show, Pawn Stars is sure to fill the void. This show cuts out the middleman and has people bring their valuable items into a pawn shop hoping to sell them for big cash. And if you think there aren’t also some good movies like American Pickers, then think again, because we’ve found quite a few that are sure to tickle the fancies of even the most finicky of fans. Take National Treasure, for instance. This movie follows an incredible adventure centered around significant artifacts spread across the United States by the nation's Founding Fathers, and is a great choice for any Pickers fans.

But you don’t have to take our word for it - some of American Pickers’s biggest fans have chimed in and cast their votes for the best movies and TV shows like Pickers, and once you’ve watched, you can cast your votes too!

So, what are your favorite American Pickers-esque movies and TV shows? Vote the best projects up to the top of this list.

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