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FigTree Gallery and Coffee Shop

4865 Helmsburg Road, Nashville, IN 47448
812-988-1375
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Ranked #5 of 7 Shopping in Nashville
Type: Art Galleries, Coffeehouses, Shopping
Owner description: A unique blend of African art, music, theater and coffee, Figtree Gallery is dedicated to giving...
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Type: Art Galleries, Coffeehouses, Shopping
Owner description: A unique blend of African art, music, theater and coffee, Figtree Gallery is dedicated to giving its customers a memorable experience by serving premium coffees and specialty drinks from around the world while being surrounded by some of the finest collections of artwork. As you browse through the gallery, feel free to close your eyes and hear the calls of the peepers. Or imagine touching one of the Kisii stone pieces so lovingly carved by the Kericho people and experience the coolness of the evening.
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Peoria, Illinois
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30 reviews 30 reviews
13 attraction reviews
91 helpful votes 91 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2008

Thanks to all the previous reviewers - you were the reason that my husband and I hunted up the Fig Tree on a recent trip to Brown County. What a truly excellent vist. The owners, Glenn and Thomi were very kind and hospitable. Since I wanted to try the items that the other reviewers mentioned as being excellent, we were... More 

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Nashville, IN
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2008

I drove by the business for several years going back and forth to work before I even knew it was there. You park in the back. But what a unique place! African coffee and artwork, entertainment on Thursdays, the only wireless internet around, and (occasionally) live local theater too. The second floor is all about Lord of the Rings and... More 

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SAN DIEGO, CA
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6 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2006

I have visited the Figtree gallery many times and I'm never disappointed. No matter the season, there's always a reason to stop in for the great coffee, beautiful artwork, and to enjoy the plethora of entertainment. The owners, Glenn and Thomi Elmore are courteous, friendly, and work hard to provide their patrons with a wonderful experience. The gallery is exquisite... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2006

For a great cup of coffee in excellent surroundings you must try the FigTree. But even better than that was the hospitality offered by the proprietors, Glenn and Thomi. For a real treat ask for the Lucky Charm Latte - very unique, and the carrot cake - delicious. I found the atmosphere to be very warm and friendly and a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2006

It's not an easy or obvious place to find, hidden as it is in the tiny town of Helmsburg, Indiana. Yet, for those lucky ones that experience the Fig Tree Gallery and Coffee Shop it's more than worth the trip! This is a haven of enlightenment, offering something for nearly every taste, from the extensive African Art collection to the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2006

They make you feel welcome soon as you come in the door. Alot of locals in there, but they make you feel like one of them. Coffee is excellent and wonderful homemade desserts. Nice to sit around and take in the Art. They have alot of Jigsaw Puzzles on the wall that patrons have put together,anyone is welcome to join... More 

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