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The Old Umbrella Shop

60 George St, Launceston, Tasmania 7250, Australia
+61 3 6331 9248
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Worth a look.

Called in here with my daughters and a friend. Amazing little shop with a lot of history. I think... read more

Reviewed April 29, 2016
Jane B
Launceston, Australia
Well the signs honest

Just a waste of time and real disappointment. No umbrellas made in tasmania, or australia closest... read more

Reviewed April 26, 2016
Frank G
Launceston, Australia
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60 George St, Launceston, Tasmania 7250, Australia
+61 3 6331 9248
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Reviewed April 29, 2016

Called in here with my daughters and a friend. Amazing little shop with a lot of history. I think the shop assistants are volunteers (not sure) and they are very helpful and informative.

Thank Jane B
Reviewed April 26, 2016

Just a waste of time and real disappointment. No umbrellas made in tasmania, or australia closest we got was china. so basically if you are looking for a nice umbrella jump online much cheaper and better quality I would dare say. On the plus side...More

Thank Frank G
Reviewed April 25, 2016

My partner bought me a beautiful art style umbrella. Guaranted to brighten my day when I open up my well made traditional looking umbrella with capped wooden handle. It reveals a beautiful daisy painted on the inside lining. I love it and I am sure...More

Thank 801tanya2015
Reviewed April 9, 2016

lovely ladies (volunteers) and beautiful souvenirs and gifts...different!!! was the original Umbrella maker in Launceston, so have a range on display plus a lot of different beautiful umbrellas etc

Thank nioTownsville
Reviewed April 5, 2016

We stayed around the corner from this venue and popped in for a look on our way to the main shopping area. The store is quaint and charming and the staff were helpful and lovely. Highly recommended and a great place to visit for more...More

Thank Adela G
Reviewed April 3, 2016

We had heard of this shop and decided to pop in for a look as we were doing a Heritage Walk. We stayed quite a while, talking with the pleasant and helpful lady there and looking at the many items for sale - certainly not...More

Thank Roslyn B
Reviewed April 1, 2016

its one of those places you must not walk by, the staff were very informative and friendly, we are pleased to have called in

Thank mandr268
Reviewed March 26, 2016

A heritage business with volunteers working there. A step into the past! Fun to look in! A few old brollies & parts in a wall cabinet as well as wonderful modern brollies for sale. Quite an establishment.

Thank Jean P
Reviewed March 24, 2016

We stopped into this shop for information on the location of one of the heritage buildings in Launceston. The staff not only showed us where the place was on a map, but walked with us to the next corner to give us proper directions. We...More

Thank TrishAndersSyd
Reviewed March 20, 2016

This is a little shop with antique and new umbrellas for adults and children. It is only a small store but has character. You can also buy gifts. On my visit there were two older ladies behind the counter who were really lovely. You could...More

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