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Asheville Emporium

Open Now: 9:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Open today: 9:30 AM - 10:00 PM
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Southern hospitality and style

Looking for some gifts to bring home? This boutique is a one stop shop with the worlds... read more

Reviewed July 28, 2019
via mobile
Loved this place

Loved this shop in downtown Asheville, local artists, unique things, prices you can afford, open... read more

Reviewed May 17, 2019
Ojai, California
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“unique things”(2 reviews)
“local artists”(7 reviews)
Come Experience Asheville Emporium: Great gift shop featuring a curious and thoughtful collection for everyone on your gift list • 1000's of well-crafted products by 100+ local and global artists/makers • Asheville T-shirts, stickers, magnets, and...more
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35 Wall St, Asheville, NC 28801-2709
+1 828-785-5722
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Reviewed July 28, 2019 via mobile

Looking for some gifts to bring home? This boutique is a one stop shop with the worlds friendliest owner. She is always looking for new and unique merchandise from artists to sell at her boutique. I strongly suggest making this gift shop a destination before...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed May 17, 2019 via mobile

Loved this shop in downtown Asheville, local artists, unique things, prices you can afford, open late.

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed May 5, 2019

Worth the visit for sure. You'll find many crafts form the locals in jewelry, paintings, photographs and clay to name just a few. Very convenient shopping area in the heart of downtown.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank augustwest11
Reviewed January 29, 2019

If you're like me and don't want/need another thing to sit on a shelf to gather dust, but still want a souvenir, this is a lovely place to find the right thing to take home. Shopkeeper is very friendly and told me about the local...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Lisa S
Reviewed January 2, 2019

Great place to pick up a souvenir from a local maker! We picked up two great ornaments and wished we could have brought back more art!

Date of experience: December 2018
2  Thank Yolalindsay
Reviewed October 14, 2018

We glanced at the Asheville Emporium as we were rushing to make our reservation in time for dinner across the street. "Let's check it out later," said my wife and we duly headed that way while leaving the restaurant. It looked like it was closed,...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank avimagid
Reviewed October 13, 2018

Every item in this shop has a story. Take your time to read about each item: who makes it, where it comes from. You will not only be buying wonderful things but you can feel good about it too. I could spend hours in this...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Camper779980
Reviewed October 9, 2018

I had an amazing experience at the Asheville Emporium a few weeks back. I was buying a last minute birthday card and not only did they have an abundance of incredible cards, but they were socially conscious (as well as adorable). The woman who greeted...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank wabeles3
Reviewed August 18, 2018 via mobile

What an eclectic shop. I loved the variety of items, from jewelry to clothing to toys to paper flowers made locally. The lady at the register last Friday night was so friendly. I loved that they were open late and we could browse about unrushed...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank SoCarTraveler
Reviewed June 30, 2018 via mobile

My cranky toddler was just done at the end of the day, but I wanted to hit this last shop. They had a play area for little kids off to the side so they wouldn't get stepped on. I was even able to sit my...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Emily S
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