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Buffalo City Exhibit

107 Budleigh Street, Manteo, Roanoke Island, NC 27954
+1 252-423-3039
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Great little shop in downtown Manteo!

This is a wonderful little shop in downtown Manteo. The exhibits are fantastic and very informative.

Reviewed September 28, 2017
buka4mee
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Manteo, North Carolina
Small, yet relevant

This exhibit is inside the Bluegrass store. They go well together. The exhibit is well crafted... read more

Reviewed August 3, 2016
snippychick
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Manteo, North Carolina
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What happened? An entire city just vanished...all of the buildings...all of the people just disappeared. Well yes and no. It was more of a wild west town except it was in eastern N.C. Life there was difficult to say the least. The people made a living in the logging industry and making moonshine. Step back in time and discover what was once Dare County's largest town, Buffalo City.
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Sep 28, 2017
“Great little shop in downtown Manteo!”
Aug 3, 2016
“Small, yet relevant”
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107 Budleigh Street, Manteo, Roanoke Island, NC 27954
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Reviewed September 28, 2017

This is a wonderful little shop in downtown Manteo. The exhibits are fantastic and very informative.

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Reviewed August 3, 2016

This exhibit is inside the Bluegrass store. They go well together. The exhibit is well crafted and has good information. I liked seeing the maps and tools from the heyday of the moonshine days in this area. It is small, and probably won't take you...More

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Reviewed July 19, 2016 via mobile

Located in the downtown area of Manteo indide the Bluegrass Theater Shop, they also have a nice little collection of Andy Griffith memorabilia, but the extent of the Buffalo City Exhibit is a small collection of "moonshine type" collectibles for purchase such as bbq sauce...More

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Reviewed June 15, 2016 via mobile

Nice place to break up a day at the beach we spent about 4 hrs here and had fun. Lot to see in this area I would call it a hidden gym

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Reviewed May 10, 2016

Took our grandchildren to see the exhibit. Very well done and very informative. Love the moonshine hot sauce.

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Reviewed May 5, 2016

If you watched the Andy Griffith show growing up, this is a place you want to visit! There are many cool original pieces from the show, including the candlestick telephone. The Buffalo City Exhibit inside Bluegrass Island is very well done and there's so much...More

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Reviewed April 16, 2016

What a fun place !! This shop is so Mayberry with so many things from the Andy Griffith show. They even have the candlestick phone that was used on the show proudly on display. The shirts and music selection was fantastic. This is well worth...More

Thank Robert R
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Cory H, Owner at Buffalo City Exhibit, responded to this reviewResponded April 18, 2016

Thank you Robert for stopping in and for the great review! Come back and see us again soon!

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Reviewed April 1, 2016

Wow, the amount of history that has been gathered here is truly amazing. I'm very happy to see they have dedicated a section of the Bluegrass Island Store to house and show The Buffalo City Exhibit. I totally enjoyed spending time in the store and...More

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Cory H, Owner at Buffalo City Exhibit, responded to this reviewResponded April 18, 2016

Thank you Frank for visiting us and giving us such an awesome review! Come back soon!

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Reviewed March 30, 2016

The Buffalo City Exhibit is located in downtown Manteo, NC. Once you step into the store you are transported into a different time. The store is definitely one of a kind and very informative! There are many fascinating things to take in, they even have...More

Thank Natalie C
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Reviewed March 29, 2016

The Buffalo City Exhibit is part of the Bluegrass Island Store, and is nestled in the heart of quaint, downtown Manteo. It is in the small shopping center "Phoenix Shops" right at the bridge which leads to Bluegrass Island itself (Roanoke Island Festival Park). The...More

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