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Amos Pewter

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I've been receiving their catalogues for years and wanted to see where it's all made. They have a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Amanda S
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Cambridge, Canada
Amos Pewter

Interpretive workshop and handcraft store down-town Mahone Bay. You will find candle holders... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Miuer
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Switzerland
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Amos Pewter designs, creates and sells pewter gifts and keepsakes in our workshop and gift store located across the bay from the historic Three Churches in Mahone Bay on the South Shore of Nova Scotia. Visitors from around the world are captivated...more
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589 Main Street, Mahone Bay, Nova Scotia B0J 2E0, Canada
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed June 24, 2014

This is not just a gift shop! I discovered that I could actually learn how the pewter pieces are made by watching the staff and asking questions. I even tried polishing my own pewter sand dollar! My family enjoyed the visit as well - the...More

4  Thank NS_Sue
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed October 7, 2011

They advertise all the artisans are at work in the studio...and there were some at the back of the store. When I asked if it would be possible to turn one of the pendants into a brooch by adding a pin...saying I would be happy...More

2  Thank nvbccanuck
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've been receiving their catalogues for years and wanted to see where it's all made. They have a charming little cottage on the main street near the water. Their studio is visible to visitors so you can watch the craftsmen work and they will tell...More

Thank Amanda S
Natasha S, Marketing at Amos Pewter, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks so much for visiting us in Mahone Bay and for your review!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Interpretive workshop and handcraft store down-town Mahone Bay. You will find candle holders, jewelry, collectible ornaments and other keepsakes. Go and let you inspire of the art of Amos Pewter. You will find for sure something little for yourself and this will be a beautiful...More

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Natasha S, Marketing at Amos Pewter, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review.

Reviewed September 17, 2018

We did miss the demo portion, but the ladies were informative and the store is nice. Great souvenir of our travel!

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Natasha S, Marketing at Amos Pewter, responded to this reviewResponded September 20, 2018

Thank you for visiting.

Reviewed September 9, 2018 via mobile

It's been many years since I've been in mahone bay. They have a great tour explaining how pewter is casted into molds. It was very interesting. Tour is about 15min and free.

Thank 5000traveller
Natasha S, Marketing at Amos Pewter, responded to this reviewResponded September 12, 2018

Thanks for your review and for stopping in!

Reviewed August 31, 2018 via mobile

Got to watch them make pewter ornaments by putting 500 degree molten pewter into a centrifuge. Watched how they cleaned peices.

Thank Roy P
Natasha S, Marketing at Amos Pewter, responded to this reviewResponded September 4, 2018

Thanks for visiting.

Reviewed August 25, 2018

This is a must see if you are in Mahone Bay. The staff are very friendly and helpful and will give you a great demonstration in making of pewter objects. There are beautiful pewter objects. Lots of charms, decorative objects and jewelry. The prices are...More

1  Thank Steve S
Natasha S, Marketing at Amos Pewter, responded to this reviewResponded August 28, 2018

Happy to hear you enjoyed your visit.

Reviewed August 21, 2018

As usual, when travelling with my wife, she never walks by a store. Well I joined her and was very happy I did, we were educated on pewter, as we watched them make their art. My wife bought a very, very nice cheese cutting board...More

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Natasha S, Marketing at Amos Pewter, responded to this reviewResponded August 23, 2018

Thank you for visiting, we are happy to hear you enjoyed our shop!

Reviewed August 10, 2018

This is an interesting shop to just wander around, although with all the beautiful pieces you will be walking out the door with something. A craftsman works in the back of the shop producing pieces and he gave us a start to finish tour of...More

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Natasha S, Marketing at Amos Pewter, responded to this reviewResponded August 20, 2018

Thank you for visiting us, glad you enjoyed the demonstration.

Reviewed August 2, 2018

We had just spent a few days in Lunenburg and were driving away towards Halifax. We planed on stopping in Mahone Bay, but after we got here, we realized we did not leave enough time. This town is charming and we could have spent an...More

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Natasha S, Marketing at Amos Pewter, responded to this reviewResponded August 3, 2018

We are happy you had some time to visit us, thanks!

Reviewed July 31, 2018 via mobile

This shop was such a local artist treat. The products are all handmade and you can even see the artists working and speak with them. They had a wonderful selection of all handmade keepsakes like picture frames, silver key chains, jewelry etc. The prices are...More

Thank Melanie M
Natasha S, Marketing at Amos Pewter, responded to this reviewResponded August 3, 2018

Thank you for visiting and your review, happy to hear your liked our selection pewter designs.

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