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Frankenmuth River Place Shops

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Address: 925 South Main St., D-2, Frankenmuth, MI 48734
Phone Number: 1-800-600-0105
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Enjoy over 40 unique shops and attractions in this authentic re-creation of...

Enjoy over 40 unique shops and attractions in this authentic re-creation of a Bavarian village. Fun for the whole family!

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Great place to shop - eclectic and fun.

The first few times we came to Frankenmeuth, I didn't know this place existed - but now I wouldn't miss it. Fun shops, really different items. Only thing I wish is that there were... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
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Michigan
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51 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The first few times we came to Frankenmeuth, I didn't know this place existed - but now I wouldn't miss it. Fun shops, really different items. Only thing I wish is that there were little outside cafes to add to the ambiance. Otherwise, I love it.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Wonderful place to shop. Planning another trip soon with the kids. Great Cupcake shop that was feature on Cupcake Wars. Arcade for kids of all ages.

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Thank Luther S
Frankenmuth, Michigan
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16 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I like to shop at the Riverplace shops for birthday and Christmas gifts, especially for my best friend who lives in Florida. Gifts there are unique and always please my friend. I particularly like products that are made in Michigan to give as gifts. Love the store that sells popcorn. The number of flavors they have is unbelievable.

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Thank Scottie13
Amy S, General Manager at Frankenmuth River Place Shops, responded to this review

Good Morning Scottie13, Thank you for the great review!! We are glad you enjoyed our shops and the selections they offer! We do have a quite a variety of items in each one!!! Come back soon! Thanks again! Amy Smock General Manager Frankenmuth River Place Shops More 

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15 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice outdoor village style setting of different shops. It's like walking through a small village with quaint little shops. Has a fountain and small man made stream running through it.

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Thank Jack M
Amy S, General Manager at Frankenmuth River Place Shops, responded to this review

Hello Jack M, Thank you for your wonderful review of Frankenmuth River Place Shops! Come back and visit soon! Amy Smock General Manager Frankenmuth River Place Shops More 

Allen Park, Michigan
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30 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We saw fudge being made at Zak's. We had a drink at the Travis City Disstillery, they had a nice ice sculpture. Great snow sculptures made by the local high school teens. Had coffee at Norlins, they are nice and friendly. Had fun in the game room. Great shops to find unusual gifts or some thing special just for your... More 

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Amy S, General Manager at Frankenmuth River Place Shops, responded to this review

Hello Leah H., Glad you had an enjoyable experience during Snowfest at Frankenmuth River Place Shops!! Thank you for the wonderful review!! Come back soon! Amy Smock General Manager Frankenmuth River Place Shops More 

Detroit, Michigan
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14 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Just a quaint little place to shop. I really liked the Grand Traverse distillery! I dropped a chunk of change there! Cala Lillies and the "Your Name Here" store were cool as well. The bridge over to Bavarian Inn was nice also.

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Thank TravelinJay20
Amy S, General Manager at Frankenmuth River Place Shops, responded to this review

Hello TravelinJay20, Thank you for your wonderful review! We are so glad you liked our wide selection of stores!! We hope you visit again soon! Amy Smock General Manager Frankenmuth River Place Shops More 

Beaverton
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22 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2016

Went with my husband and 2 boys ages 11 and 13. We didn't have a lot of time but enjoyed looking at the various shops. Be sure to visit Bronner's, well worth it.

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Amy S, General Manager at Frankenmuth River Place Shops, responded to this review

Hello TikiGee, Thank you for visiting Frankenmuth River Place Shops and for the great review!! We hope you come back again for a visit and have more time!! Amy Smock General Manager Frankenmuth River Place Shops More 

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33 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2016 via mobile

Every year I come to Michigan I have to go to frankenmuth, it's a really cool place to go walk around check out all the cool stuff they have there. Many many cute little shops & restaurants. Good place to take pictures & have fun on dates too :)

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Eastpointe, Michigan
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94 reviews
48 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2015

There are boutiques, specialty shops, Grand Traverse Distillary, and lots more. We went in the winter time so dress warmly as it is an outdoor mall. Give yourself several hours here. Lots of fun.

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Holland, Michigan, United States
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40 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2015

The stores in this little area are more impressive than you might imagine. You will find everything here from clothing to stuff for your pets and some of the best whiskey ever made. 2 of our favorites are Exist-Sport Line Fashion & Souvenirs shop and the Grand Traverse Distillery. If you are looking for something cute and kitchy to take... More 

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