Jewelry is extremely personal, and deciding the best piece for you or someone else can be a difficult decision. All you want is for someone who has years of experience to tell you what the best decision is. At Charles Schwartz & Son, we have over 100 years of experience and want to help you pick that perfect piece of jewelry.

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Charles Schwartz & Son is the oldest jeweler in Washington, DC. We have been around since 1888, serving families, dignitaries, and DC locals.

Originally created by the Schwartz family in 1888 and then passed on to the Pastor Family in 1984, family values are extremely important to us. We take pride in our luxury brands, our beautiful jewels, and our family values.

After 100 years of service, we are honored to be one of the most recognized and finest jewelry stores in Washington, DC.

What does the oldest jewelry store in Washington, DC offer?

Charles Schwartz & Son offers a variety of different jewelry, brands, and services for their customers. We have unique and luxury jewelry ranging from antique, designer, vintage, and estate, with lots of options in each category.

Which fine jewelry brands does Charles Schwartz & Son carry?

Have you always wanted a designer piece of jewelry and don’t know where to start? Charles Schwartz & Son carries over 40 different designer brands. We carry Tiffany & Co, Cartier, Armani, Rolex, and Bulgari, among others. The pieces range from stunning engagement rings to custom brooches to the perfect Tiffany necklace you’ve always wanted!


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If you are interested in learning more about designer brands, schedule a consultation today!

What jewelry services does Charles Schwartz & Son provide?4 beautiful engagement rings

Wondering what the oldest jewelry store in Washington, DC does after 100 years? Of course, we sell stunning one-of-a-kind pieces, but Charles Schwartz & Son also offers four specialized services with our jewelry experts.

  1. DC watch repair and battery replacement with our Watch Master: We have an in-house Watch Master who is certified in fine Swiss watches to help save your beautiful timepiece. Not only is this service extremely rare, but it is extremely quick as our Watch Master works in-store!
  2. Luxury jewelry repairs: At Charles Schwartz & Son, we have the finest Master Platinumsmiths and Master Goldsmiths with over 100 years of combined experience to fix all of your damaged jewelry. Our Masters will have your jewelry fixed, shining, and as good as new in no time!
  3. Appraisals and selling jewelry: We help you to find the perfect price for those pieces you don’t wear anymore. In fact, we will even take them off your hands!
  4. Financing: We also help support you with your investment. Buying a piece of jewelry can be a heavy investment. Upon consumer request, we have special financing through Wells Fargo Financial National Bank. We will figure out a way for you to get the perfect engagement ring your partner has always wanted!

Where is the oldest jewelry store in Washington, DC located?

Are you ready to come and join our jewelry family? Charles Schwartz & Son has two convenient locations.

The Willard Hotel

1400 F Street NW
Washington, DC 20004
Phone: 202-737-4757

The Barlow Building

5454 Wisconsin Ave
Suite 404 (Ground floor next to the entrance)
Chevy Chase, MD 20815
Phone: 202-363-5432

We cannot wait to meet you!

Interested in learning more about the oldest jewelry store in Washington, DC? You can visit us or call us at 202-363-5432 today!