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R.H. Ballard Shop & Gallery

Closed Now: 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Open today: 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
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Fun shop in Little Washington

We were killing a little time in Washington, Va and wandered into this lovely shop. Don't let you... read more

Reviewed September 18, 2018
Bob B
Orange, Virginia
Great Shop

Great little shop for housewarming, birthday or shower gifts and there's always a little something... read more

Reviewed August 19, 2018
Linden, Virginia
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“fine art”(3 reviews)
“fine linens”(3 reviews)
Est. 1997 ~ Award-winning shop & gallery located in the historic town of Little Washington, Virginia. Two floors filled with an artful & eclectic mix of fine gifts, French Table Linens, unique vintage items, regional & international fine art...more
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307 Main Street, Corner of Piedmont & Main Street, Washington, VA 22747
+1 540-675-1411
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Reviewed September 18, 2018

We were killing a little time in Washington, Va and wandered into this lovely shop. Don't let you eyes deceive you. It is huge! the rooms go on and on- filled with real treasures. Too many things to mention them all, but there are gift...More

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Joanie B, Owner at R.H. Ballard Shop & Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded September 19, 2018

Hi Bob, this is a wonderful review, however I believe you may have our shop & gallery mistaken with another great shop in our town called Rare Finds. It is down the street from us, and they carry upscale consigned clothing and antique furniture. We...More

Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

Great little shop for housewarming, birthday or shower gifts and there's always a little something to be had for yourself while you're there. I look forward to their holiday offerings all year and I always leave with a new ornament for our tree.

1  Thank cherries24
Reviewed August 6, 2018

Boutique store in Little Washington - Rappahannock County - Eclectic, tasteful, hip and not pretentious. The best gift store ever!

1  Thank BeachDreamer4
Reviewed August 4, 2018

Yes, Virginia, there is more to the tiny community (142 residents) of Washington, Virginia, than the internationally known Inn at Little Washington. There are some noteworthy bed and breakfasts and there is R.H. Ballard Shop and Gallery. Located at 307 Main Street, at the corner...More

1  Thank Taylor B
Reviewed July 29, 2018

I found hostess gifts here. But when I got home I kept thinking about an item I had left in the store. I emailed them. Robert got back to me immediately and we managed to make the purchase happen "in absentia." A very positive experience.

Thank 17055F
Reviewed July 9, 2018

Stumbled on this by accident on a weekend drive in Virginia. (Little) Washington is a charming town and this shop is equally so. She carries an assortment of unique gift items from Zimbabwean metal antelope masks to Fishs Eddy dinnerware.

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Reviewed June 22, 2018

If you need a thoughtful, unique gift, look no further. I was impressed with their colorful French tablecloths and their very cool, practical glasses....also imported from France.

Thank JaneP2945
Reviewed May 12, 2018

We stopped in here out of curiosity and were pleasantly surprised. There are all kinds of things in this shop. The proprietor was courteous and helpful without breathing down your neck.

Thank Kenny G
Reviewed April 8, 2018 via mobile

Great little shop with beautiful French linens and tableware. Lovely cards, pottery and other artful objects. Bought some gifts for myself along with gift for a friend.

1  Thank 911JudyM
Reviewed April 3, 2018

This shop has lots of local handmade items; the merchandise is high quality and there are many unique items. I bought a beautiful chees board made of wood.

Thank LindaG075
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