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Address: 263 Water St, Gardiner, ME 04345-2111
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To be surrounded by beautiful objects is a pure joy. When we find art or...

To be surrounded by beautiful objects is a pure joy. When we find art or craft that we truly love and are able to see it, use it, and feel it everyday, we experience that joy. Monkitree offers art and craft from artists in Maine and throughout the United States and Canada.

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Local Maine Crafts and Art

Monkitree is a wonderful gallery and craft store located in the heart of historic downtown Gardiner, Maine. There is a lovely selection of unique jewelry, pottery, woven goods... read more

Reviewed 1 February 2017
Amy R
Gardiner, Maine, United States
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Gardiner, Maine, United States
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28 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 February 2017

Monkitree is a wonderful gallery and craft store located in the heart of historic downtown Gardiner, Maine. There is a lovely selection of unique jewelry, pottery, woven goods, gifts and more. A local artist is featured every few months and their artwork is displayed on the walls. The owner Clare and her dog Bo are in the store most any... More 

Thank Amy R
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 January 2017

An array of art and handcrafted goods. Great stop for something a little more unusual, a birthday present or other gift. Good unhurried atmosphere.

Thank DavidPodraig
Bangor, Maine
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84 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

This small shop is impressive in its carefully selected merchandise. The Maine made items are definitely of the best quality and the variety is very well done. There are wonderful cards, jewelry, pottery,, soaps, and housewares. I went with a friend and we are definitely planning on coming back. The parking in Gardiner is very well done with lots of... More 

Thank MaggieDogME
Minot, Maine
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41 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 August 2016

Go here for unique cards and gifts, as well as some great local artists on display. Clare is amazing and so is the adorable shop dog! Lovely finds at good prices.

Thank sofemale
Chevy Chase, Maryland
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80 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 August 2016

Most of the crafts in this pleasant shop are made in Maine, and many are unique. There's jewelry, graphic art by local artists, housewares/linens, and cards. I bought a very attractive set of hors d'oeuvres serving pieces--a cheese knife, an olive fork, and a spreader--made of shiny stainless steel with handles fashioned of stacked gray and black rocks. The store... More 

Thank Stephanie K
White Plains, New York
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71 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 June 2016

I make sure to visit every time I am in town. Great selection of earrings, crafts, baby gifts, kitchen wares, etc. Pricey, but worth it.

Thank ann c
Gardiner, Maine
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29 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 May 2016

This is a really lovely little art gallery and craft shop featuring items from local artisans. The inventory changes over time with new vendors being added. Perfect place to find a unique and beautiful gift.

Thank gr8tbaker2007
Waterville, Maine
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3 reviews
Reviewed 5 August 2015

Monkitree Art Gallery in Gardiner, ME, is a gem. Five years have gone by since Clare Marron opened the art gallery/craft space, and it is full of very original pieces to charm anyone who enters. The space is about three times deeper than wide and has the look and feel of an art space. Clare and her boxer, Bo, are... More 

Thank WatervilleChases
Gardiner, Maine
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16 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 June 2015

Monkitree has beautiful items crafted by local artists, ranging from jewelry to mugs to art to wood products. It's fun to browse and you won't regret purchasing their unique items to decorate your home.

Thank Maineiac_73
Gardiner, Maine
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6 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 August 2014 via mobile

I always head to Monkitree when I need a unique , hand crafted gift or when I want to view some wonderful, local art . Clare, the owner, is a delight . Check it out on your next visit to Gardiner !

Thank tenor1neil

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