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Slovak Folk Crafts

Address: 1605 S. Center Street Ext., Grove City, PA 16127
Phone Number: +1-724-748-5868
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Type: Art museums, Museums
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Type: Art museums, Museums
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Mon - Sat 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

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faulcons nest
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

This had some nice items such as pottery for sale and a wonderful wood carving with many moving parts. The business closed in December.

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Rochester, New York
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

There is an amazing wooden city, hand carved, that is definitely worth seeing. They also have handmade crafts and Polish Pottery. They are very friendly and are proud to show their wares. Some of the gifts are very unique.

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Mars
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22 reviews 22 reviews
8 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

After 14 years as a Mission Shoppe to help the people of Slovakia (and 30 other countries), the Slovak Folk Craft store (with its amazing animated woodcarving) has closed as of Jan. 5, 2015. Thank you to all who visited and supported this endeavor over the years. It was an amazing place to visit, shop and learn about the Slovak... More 

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Grove City, Pennsylvania, United States
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014 via mobile

Animated wood carving of the nativity is a must see. The owner of the Slovak store had this created by Slovakian artisan several years ago. There is probably nothing like it anywhere in United States One of the best selections a Polish pottery in the state

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

This shop was very disappointing. Their brochure and website brag about the mission to help the unemployed from Slovakia. The animated wood carving is impressive,  but there is very little craft wise from Slovakia. Most is Polish, Czech, etc. No dolls, blankets, walking sticks, or crafts. The little they did have I can buy from Amazon. The woman working there... More 

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South Park, Pennsylvania, United States
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101 reviews 101 reviews
46 attraction reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

Wow....if you go to Grove City to go shopping or are on your way north or south on I79, please make the effort to stop here...its about 5 minutes or less off the interstate,,,everything is from slovakia and surrounding areas....and it benefits them....lots of wonderful pottery and everything else to pick from...tshirts and magnets (i even got a Hungarian one)...the... More 

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Mars
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22 reviews 22 reviews
8 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

This mission store is a MUST if you are traveling on Interstate 79, North or South. It's just one mile away and seeing the huge woodcarving will have you saying "I am SO glad we stopped!". Something for everyone from the Polish pottery to fair trade items from 30 different countries. Their motto is "Every customer is a missionary"; that... More 

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Alexandria, VA
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339 attraction reviews
257 helpful votes 257 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

The big attraction here is a 17' x 8' x 6' wood carving of a collection of scenes from a Slovak village. Beautifully designed and crafted, it has a number of moving parts that bring the village to life. A narrative account of its creation provides insight into the craftsmen from Slovakia who created it. The shop has a few... More 

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Grove City, Pennsylvania
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Excellent selection of items for sale and an awesome animated wood carving from Slovakia to see. Owners have been to Slovakia several times on teaching and mission trips. Some monies are returned to the Slovakian artisans.

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Brookville, Pennsylvania
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23 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014

Quaint little shop featuring a very detailed wood carving with many moveable items. Its worth the short trip 1 mile from the outlets on I 79. Not really a shop for young kids, lots of pottery at little people level.. If your looking for pottery there is lots of nice stuff. http://www.slovakfolkcrafts.com/shop/cart.php

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