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Auntie M's American Cottage

Open Now: 12:00 AM - 6:00 PM, 10:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Open today: 12:00 AM - 6:00 PM, 10:00 PM - 12:00 AM
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very nice gift shop :)

This was a really unique and fun gift shop that we found while walking around Yorktown. It's near... read more

Reviewed August 21, 2018
jwmcrazynurse
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Augusta, Georgia
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So great! This shop is very near the new Revolutionary War Museum with the 4d movie, working... read more

Reviewed November 14, 2017
Jeanie407
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United States
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330 Water St, Yorktown, VA 23690-2200
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Reviewed August 21, 2018

This was a really unique and fun gift shop that we found while walking around Yorktown. It's near the river walk and beach area. Some of the prices seemed high BUT we did find some really nice and unique gifts for family members back home...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank jwmcrazynurse
Reviewed November 14, 2017 via mobile

So great! This shop is very near the new Revolutionary War Museum with the 4d movie, working colonial farm and more. The cooler weather made it comfortable to actually walk around the entire historical area and visit the charming shops.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Jeanie407
Reviewed July 1, 2017

a really wonderful lady greeted us as if we were long time friends. The warm welcome set the atmosphere to explore her shop and browse wares , handmade and beautiful. I believe that the prices were fair and reasonable. Make this site on your checklist...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed January 11, 2017

Next to the parking structure on the west end of the Yorktown waterfront across from the Waterman's Museum is this nice little shop specializing in items of local production. Like most gift shops it has a variety of gift or souvenir items and is a...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank bassbum
Reviewed January 3, 2017

We fell in love with this little shop. The art in here (including the jewelry and pottery) is fantastic and is apparently mostly or completely all locally created. We bought a couple of pairs of earrings, but we were tempted by so many things. If...More

Date of experience: December 2016
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Reviewed October 2, 2016

Auntie M's and a gift shop in Homer, Alaska are tied for my favorites. Auntie M's has the advantage of being located in a much kinder climate. From handmade children's clothing to nativity sets to refrigerator magnets, everything appeared to be top quality and artfully...More

Date of experience: October 2016
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Reviewed July 8, 2016

Among the quaint shops of the Riverwalk Landing is the Annie M American craft center. It is a small shop but has some very interesting and eye catching pieces. Great place to browse on the waterfront. I thought the fish made out of reused bottle...More

Date of experience: June 2016
3  Thank W8LT3R
Reviewed April 12, 2016

This shop has so many interesting handmade and unique art objects for your home that are made in the USA. It's definitely worth the walk down from the historic homes on Main Street. You never know what interesting treasure you may find!

Date of experience: October 2015
1  Thank ElidaG85
Reviewed October 20, 2015

Visited Oct 20th in the afternoon. This shop has the most beautiful items. I bought 2 items. We were the only people in the store. The sales associate never spoke a word to me even after taking my money. The store is wonderful but the...More

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank LABarneycastle
AuntieM330, Owner at Auntie M's American Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded January 16, 2016

I am so sorry. We discovered upon awakening that morning that my house had flooded due to a malfunctioning dishwasher that was started the night before. Water pumped all night into my house. Unfortunately, we are still displaced to date - January 16, 2016. Please...More

Reviewed April 21, 2015

I had wanted to stop in at Auntie M's after the TripAdvisor reviews I had read and I'm so glad that I did. It's really one of the only retail storefronts in Yorktown. It's hard to know where to look--the whole store is jam packed...More

Date of experience: April 2015
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