We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Local Store

Closed Now: 10:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Open today: 10:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Review Highlights
An apple a day!!

This visit was a little more successful than our first. The red barn houses a number of cubicles... read more

Reviewed October 20, 2018
Cass8-4U
,
London, Canada
Perfect for unique gift shopping

Beautiful and affordable samples from local artists, plus some eclectic antiques. Great layout and... read more

Reviewed September 26, 2018
Janskeeee
,
Ottawa, Canada
Read all 54 reviews
73
All photos (73)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent77%
  • Very good18%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“maple syrup”(8 reviews)
“the barn”(4 reviews)
“local artists”(5 reviews)
About
Your ONE STOP SHOPPING destination for all things LOCAL to Prince Edward County Ontario-Within the walls of a restored dairy barn built in the late 1800s. Over 150 artisans : fine art, pottery, , woodworking, glass, basketry, fabric art, sculpture...more
Closed Now
Hours Today: 10:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
See all hours
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Contact
768 County Road 12, Picton, Ontario K0K 2T0, Canada
Website
+1 613-393-1797
Call
Improve This Listing
Reviews (54)
Filter reviews
50 results
Traveller rating
39
8
3
0
0
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
39
8
3
0
0
Show reviews that mention
All reviews maple syrup the barn local artists unique items one stop shop take your time under one roof big red barn great store little bit of everything preserves great stop great selection food items worth a stop prices are reasonable prince edward county
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 50 reviews
Reviewed October 20, 2018

This visit was a little more successful than our first. The red barn houses a number of cubicles containing wares by local artisans. We bought a gorgeous shiny apple handcrafted in red cedar by David Arcand. The apples come in different sizes, prices and woods....More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Cass8-4U
Reviewed October 16, 2018

If you love shopping or if your partner loves shopping don't miss this place! They have a wide variety of artisan pieces and food items such as maple syrup and cheeses. Some of it is just interesting to see, even if you don't want to...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Gypsgris
Reviewed September 26, 2018

Beautiful and affordable samples from local artists, plus some eclectic antiques. Great layout and very pleasant atmosphere. We had fun here!

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Janskeeee
Reviewed July 30, 2018 via mobile

Stopped by on our way to Sandbanks Provincial Park Staff was very friendly ! Don’t forget to visit the upstairs loft for some great antiques. Prices very responsible. Enjoy! Ps they have some very quite goats running around on the other side of the barn....More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Toronto1995
Reviewed July 29, 2018

Old barn transformed into a quaint shop with excellent selection of local PEC products and more. Whether you are looking for art, jewellery, food, mitts, maple syrup, antiques, etc, you will certainly find something that is of interest to you. It is worth the stop.

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Pichtoune_71
Reviewed July 26, 2018

This place is confusingly listed as being in Picton and defeated my sat nav system. Not deterred the map showed it as being outside Bloomfield heading towards Dunes Beach. This place is much better than expected and has loads of reasonbly-priced, high-quality local items, of...More

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank Travelcelt_10
Reviewed July 18, 2018

This is a lovely store situated in a big red barn and is a great place to pick up a variety of items to take home to remember Prince Edward County. Lots of local art works as well as a variety of food items. Nice...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank LAW64
Reviewed July 7, 2018 via mobile

Wide variety of County food and art to choose from. Great space! Lots of unique items at all different prices.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Kathy F
Reviewed July 6, 2018

Lovely barn conversion. Well sectioned by type of art, hobby craft, furniture, etc. Easy browsing, and helpful staff. Prices are reasonable and there are some really great deals to be had.

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank SenseiFerg
Reviewed July 1, 2018

Found some interesting little treasures and enjoyed a rainy day at the Local Store! Lots of unique items and various art works. I got some great earrings, art cards and essential oils. Quite large building and stuffed with lots to see. Seniors be careful of...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank rideaugal
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 5 nearby hotels
Isaiah Tubbs Resort
517 reviews
4.05 km away
The Waring House
515 reviews
5.86 km away
The Queen's Inn
86 reviews
8.92 km away
Merrill House
419 reviews
9.53 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 84 nearby restaurants
Slickers
326 reviews
2.87 km away
Agrarian Bistro & Bar
442 reviews
2.85 km away
Saylor House Cafe
184 reviews
2.88 km away
Bloomfield Public House
303 reviews
2.58 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 65 nearby attractions
Sandbanks Provincial Park
1,228 reviews
4.63 km away
Beyond the Vine
8 reviews
2.77 km away
Kinsip House of Fine Spirits
24 reviews
4.34 km away
Dunes Beach
101 reviews
4.63 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from The Local Store staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines