We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Elmer's Barn

Route 17, Coopers Mills, ME
Improve this listing
Got a photo?
Add it.
Description: Architectural antiques, signs and lace are all to be found at this antique shop.
Write a Review

4 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
6 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

Drove by it on Rt 117 going to Camden. On the way back we stopped and spent about an hour walking about. I bought a checker board and life size Holland wooden shoes totaling $12. I am so glad my adult son was not with us. He would have gone nuts touching and discovering all the tools. Weird things I... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
15 reviews 15 reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2013

Other reviewers are missing the point. Elmer's Barn is both a junk and antique/ vintage market. The second floor offers great prices from multiple dealers. My husband and I are planning a trip to Cooper's Mills to look for vintage hooks for a coat rack. The hour's drive is lovely on back roads. This is not a "tourist destination" but... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2012

I wasted 2 hours of my life searching for a fair deal at Elmer's Barn. Yes there are lots of rusty old tools (who knows if they work anymore) and the 2nd floor is full of overpriced 'antiques' (mostly junk). The entire place is a hazard for tripping over things. The prices are so high that they rarely move inventory,... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Wynnewood, Pennsylvania
Senior Contributor
38 reviews 38 reviews
13 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2012

Old tools and bits are what sets this big dusty place from the many other junk and stuff places here in Maine. I enjoyed myself and even found a couple of things. If you have a thing for old tools this might be the place to go.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1

Also consider these other attractions near Elmer's Barn

Home Base
91% recommend
"Nice Place to Visit"
12.4 miles from Elmer's Barn

91% recommend
"36 Wonderful Holes"
13.6 miles from Elmer's Barn

Been to Elmer's Barn? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

If you own or manage Elmer's Barn, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.

Manage your listing