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Frankenmuth River Place Shops

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Address: 925 S Main St, D-2, Frankenmuth, MI 48734-1808
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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Something for everyone!

There are lots of stores to visit in little bavaria. Whether you are looking for yummy food from the Crepe store or Beneits made fresh to order or a delicious cupcake (or 12... read more

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7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

There are lots of stores to visit in little bavaria. Whether you are looking for yummy food from the Crepe store or Beneits made fresh to order or a delicious cupcake (or 12) from Sugar High, season 7 Winners on Cupcake Wars, there is something for everyone. Funky skunk has authentic Irish sweaters, Woodys has leather jackets and you can... More 

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Vassar, Michigan
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36 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This shopping area was quite a nice place to visit! Shops were a bit on the steep side but the surroundings made up for it. Enjoyed all the flowers and waterfalls/fountains.

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Toronto, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Frankenmuth River Place is a very clean, well laid out shopping village. Lots of nice park benches and chairs to rest on in between shopping in the wide variety of shops. The shops are in the Bavarian theme of things and offer a range from expensive clothing to cheap souvenirs. The Bavarian Belle docks here and is a must if... More 

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Smoky Mountain, Tennessee
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 96 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

What a georgious shopping area. Loved all the water and flowers throughout. Lots of shops. The ones we looked in were expesive. We did take the Bavarian Riverboat ride & it was great! (See separate review)

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Quinte little shops on cobblestone pathways. Little shops overlooking the river in Frankenmuth. Pastry shops, ice cream shops and shoes and such but something for everyone.

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Detroit, Michigan
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have always enjoyed just walking the shops and getting ice cream there. Just a peaceful place with speciality shops for everyone, from beef jerky to beads, they have just recently added "Cherry Republic" to the list! Very nice place for the family to stroll through! We go each time we are there.

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Melvin, Michigan
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lots of neat shops. All a bit expensive but thats cause its in Frankenmuth. A little bit of everything for everyone.

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Ohio
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

There aren't a ton of shops, but it is a nice variety to browse thru. I like how it is setup in a circular pattern so you can hit all the shops without backtracking. We usually allow 1-2 hours. Our favorites are the dog shop, cherry store (lots of samples), Michigan store, and personalization store. A coffee shop, dessert shop,... More 

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Taylor, Michigan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There are stores for pets, clothes, wine, etc. They have a mirror maze and small food stores with ice cream, cupcakes, and a place with regular foods like hamburgers and the like. Also has a very good size Yankee candle store. Nice grounds to walk while shopping.

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Birch Run, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I love this outside shopping mall. There are a lot of stores to choose from with unique items. There is something for everyone. There are many benches to sit and rest and restrooms on site. I would highly recommend.

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