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Authentic Nova Scotia crafts

The Village Emporium has a very nice collection of gifts and souvenirs that suits the travelling... read more

Reviewed June 24, 2018
Jim B
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Chester, Canada
Worth stopping in!

Lovely little shop with quite a few rooms to roam through. There are lots of locally made crafts... read more

Reviewed April 22, 2018
Mishka01
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Montreal, Canada
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24 Jun 2018
“Authentic Nova Scotia crafts”
22 Apr 2018
“Worth stopping in!”
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A must-visit when in Chester - Pat and Angela welcome you to stop in to our eclectic gift shop which has over 60% local product, lots of souvenirs, jewellery and general giftware! Great prices and Awesome selection! What makes us a little bit...more
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
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11 Pleasant Street, Chester, Nova Scotia B0J 1J0, Canada
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+1 902-275-4773
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Reviewed June 24, 2018

The Village Emporium has a very nice collection of gifts and souvenirs that suits the travelling and local people,have made many visits for nice gifts and books that represent the region.Great value for the money and knowledgeable staff with lots of experience in buying good...More

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Angela K, Owner at The Village Emporium, responded to this reviewResponded June 25, 2018

Thank you Jim!

Reviewed April 22, 2018 via mobile

Lovely little shop with quite a few rooms to roam through. There are lots of locally made crafts which is wonderful. Also crafts made outside of Nova Scotia that are nice. The shop only opens at noon on Sundays. I’m glad I waited...

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Angela K, Owner at The Village Emporium, responded to this reviewResponded June 25, 2018

Thank you Mishka!

Reviewed October 26, 2017

After lunch across the street at The Foc'sle restaurant, we wandered into The Village Emporium. A little leery that we were walking into a 'tourist trap' with exorbitant prices,we were pleasantly surprised at not only the prices, but the quality and variety of merchandise! Bracelets...More

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Angela K, Owner at The Village Emporium, responded to this reviewResponded October 27, 2017

Thank you so much! We hope to see you return soon :-)

Reviewed September 21, 2015

We spent time at the waterfront in Chester before heading back to the car. On the way back, we came across The Village Emporium and decided to stop in. It is a great shop and goes beyond the typical tourist store. It features the goods...More

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Reviewed August 12, 2015

Interesting array of giftware to be found. Friendly staff. One thing I noticed, for a tourist shop, I give them credit for not overpricing things. That's a rarity.

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Reviewed June 27, 2015

This is a shop with a wide variety of books, crafts and local kitsch. You may well find something you like.

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