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Elmer's Barn

Address: Route 17, Coopers Mills, ME
Phone Number: 207-549-7671
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Type: Antique Shops, Shopping & Fashion
Activities: Antiquing
Owner description: Architectural antiques, signs and lace are all to be found at this antique shop.
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Type: Antique Shops, Shopping & Fashion
Activities: Antiquing
Owner description: Architectural antiques, signs and lace are all to be found at this antique shop.
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English first
Central Maine
Top Contributor
99 reviews 99 reviews
26 attraction reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

Glad they added some dealer with actual antiques and collectibles. I remember for years this was a place to go to just pick for "stuff" or stay in the car while the hubby looks like I used to. We heard it had changed over the years and had stopped by - definitely worth a stop. Prices weren't too bad but... More 

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Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
6 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
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 

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Maine
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15 reviews 15 reviews
54 helpful votes 54 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 

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Maine
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6 reviews 6 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 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 

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Wynnewood, Pennsylvania
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38 reviews 38 reviews
13 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 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.

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