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Stopped in to check it out, has a lot of unique items in the store. Did notice that the prices were... read more

Reviewed August 28, 2018
North Kingstown, Rhode Island
via mobile

I live down the street at Eielson and I love the knotty shop! They have all sorts of interesting... read more

Reviewed August 6, 2018
North Pole, Alaska
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  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“worth a stop”(3 reviews)
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Reviewed August 28, 2018 via mobile

Stopped in to check it out, has a lot of unique items in the store. Did notice that the prices were high. Had bought fireweed honey in Ketchikan for $7.99, was priced at $12.99 here. Fun to look around at the items. Unique store for...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

I live down the street at Eielson and I love the knotty shop! They have all sorts of interesting knick knacks and really good ice cream!

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank hanahblake1
Reviewed June 25, 2018 via mobile

Unique gift items and good ice cream. We loved the insects and animals in the front of the store. Worth a stop for sure

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank robhryck
Reviewed June 13, 2018

This is basically just a tourist trap. The gift shop sells mostly cheap souvenirs made everywhere but Alaska. A taxidermy 'exhibit' in the back features poor quality specimens in an un-naturalistic setting. I didn't even see any examples of knotty wood available for purchase. Very...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank 750mickig
Reviewed June 9, 2018

Different shop, lots on offer. Lovely to Brouse. Interesting knotty creatures out front to take photos of. I am anti fur so not much fun for me as lots of skins and stuffed birds for sale. However the ice cream was delicious. Quiet a few...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed June 6, 2018

Unique gift shop along the Richardson Hwy. One of a kind handcrafted Alaska made gifts and collectables. One end of the shop houses an extensive taxidermy display of Alaskan animals. An ice cream shop within the building is a bonus.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Patrick_Appleton
Reviewed January 22, 2018

Loved this shop! From the animals constructed from tree trunks and branches outside to the beautiful displays inside, a great selection of items many locally made and helpful and pleasant people it is fun and fascinating place to visit. About 25 miles outside of Fairbanks...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank amhkkh
Reviewed December 28, 2017

If you're going to the Santa Claus house, you might as well visit this place too. It was a short drive away. When I was first told about this place I thought it was a place selling knots (ie those you make out of string),...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank MyThoughts_10
Reviewed October 4, 2017 via mobile

Stopped here when traveling from Fairbanks to Delta Junction. Bought lots of souvenirs so what more can I say. Lol

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank bdtiedt
Reviewed June 14, 2017

This is just one of those great places that you just have to visit. Lots of great items made from burls. Spend 5 minutes or 50 minutes. Friendly staff. I just can't drive by without stopping.

Date of experience: August 2016
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