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World's Largest Basket

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Address: Dresden, OH
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Definitely detour to Dresden, it's worth it!

This delightful little village comes alive on weekends, with its quaint galleries and basket shops. The Giant house sized basket is a real basket made from 10 hardwood maple... read more

Reviewed 12 June 2016
flexitdriver
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Los Angeles, California
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3 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We came to Dresden to visit all the shops and learn of the history of Longenberger. We did meet some wonderful people. Just wasnt the same as 15 years ago,

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Thank Carol P
Saint Louis, Missouri
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 August 2016

We didn't actually get to go to this basket building, but instead went to the Longaberger Homestead where you can get a free tour of the factory and shop. This basket is about 16 miles away from the Homestead and has recently been put up for sale. The Longaberger family had to walk away from it because of the amount... More 

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Thank Lin L
Los Angeles, California
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104 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 June 2016

This delightful little village comes alive on weekends, with its quaint galleries and basket shops. The Giant house sized basket is a real basket made from 10 hardwood maple trees and is a real tribute to it's makers, employees of the Longaberger Basket Factory.

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Thank flexitdriver
Winter Haven, Florida
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25 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 June 2016 via mobile

Dresden, Ohio where Longaberger Baskets got their start is charming in every way. A trip there would not be complete without a visit to the World's Largest Basket for a photo opportunity. Longaberger lovers will want to see this basket!

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Baltimore, Maryland
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4 reviews
Reviewed 7 April 2016

We had the opportunity to make several baskets. The basket maker helped my spouse in doing a Harley Davidson basket.

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Thank M5265UPdianac
Columbus, Ohio
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182 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 January 2016

A must see while in Dresden, Ohio. An icon of The Longaberger Basket Company founded by Dave (Popeye) Longaberger.

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Thank eobert
Bradley, Illinois
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 October 2015

This is Longaberger's headquarters. When we stopped there were no tours available. The staff were very friendly and helpful though. The inside is very well kept. The landscaping is not kept up. Parts of the parking lot are barricaded off.

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Thank Allen_M_54
Brandon, Florida, United States
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82 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 October 2015

Just a huge basket along the streets of Dresden. I guess a good photo op for the Longaberger consultants.

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Thank Deborah H
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 August 2015

If you are in to baskets, then Dresden is the place for you ... Since Longaberger has had a downward turn, the town is a bit less full (from shops and what not) -- but there is still enough to do to make it a morning in the Village ...

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Thank Nathan S
Scott Depot, West Virginia
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127 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 July 2015

Sure is amazing to see a basket that large. The building stands out along the main highway and is a true landmark. Impressive piece of architecture.

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